RANGE OF HOSE COUPLINGS
Transflex offers a complete range of fittings for their hoses. Many of them are specified in the list of this guide, but virtually and type, for any use application can be supplied after consulting with our technical department. Adaptors, accessories, such as blank caps, dust plugs, and delivery/filling nozzles are available.
All the hose fittings may be obtained in a variety of materials according to the compatibility with various media, including Stainless Steel, Brass, Aluminum, Carbon steel, Polypropylene, PTFE, and for a special application, metal fittings can be coated with special PTFE coating.
METHOD OF ATTACHMENT
Transflex Hoses are generally supplied with factory end connections to customer requirements, from our factory. All metal components, including end fitting, are electrically bonded to give a full end to end electrical continuity. On Specific requests, electrically discontinuous hose assemblies can be provided. For all type of end fitting that enters the hoses and forms the mean by which the fittings is connected to the hose, is provided with a scroll on the surface, that correspond to the pitch of the internal helix wire of the hose. Then, the end fittings will be attached to the hose by the use of a specially designed lip seal, made from elastomeric materials depending on the chemical resistance to the product conveyed, and material from elastomeric materials depending on the chemical resistance to the product conveyed, and a metal ferrule which can be externally swaged or crimped. This system guarantees a great safety to the complete assembly.