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Should You Cap Your Hose Assemblies?

After you properly clean and crimp your hydraulic hose assembly, there is still one more step to make sure the hose stays free of contamination before use. To do this, you should cap the hose ends with either protective injection molded plastic caps and plugs, or heat-shrinkable capsules. Here are some of the available options: […]

Hose and Tube Applications in the Medical Industry

One of the most important applications of tubing is when it is used in the medical field. It’s vital that equipment functions and performs properly, and doesn’t cause any health risks to patients. Hoses for anesthesia, oxygen, and more have strict requirements for cleanliness and allergens, especially if they’re designed for patient contact. Here are […]