Videos uploaded by user “Swagelok”
Identifying Thread Pitch & Size
Learn to identify thread pitch and size using calipers, a pitch gauge, and thread identification guide. Tapered and parallel threads are explained. More information on tube and pipe fittings: http://www.swagelok.com/products/fittings.aspx?cid=yt_threadID_fitting Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_threadID_dl?showLSS=Y
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Using a Hand Tube Bender
Swagelok® hand tube benders provide consistent, high‑quality bends in tubing made from most materials used with Swagelok tube fittings. Watch this video to learn how to use one. More information about Swagelok hand bender products: http://www.swagelok.com/products/tubing-tube-accessories/tube-benders.aspx?cid=yt_bender_web Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_bender_dl?showLSS=Y
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Swagelok Tube Fitting Installation
As the leader in tube fitting technology, Swagelok Company has established the standards for tube fitting performance in terms of leak-tight integrity, ease of installation, availability and support services. Our tube fitting has earned a global reputation for consistency, quality, and reliability, as supported by Swagelok's continuous product improvement efforts, and by the fitting's performance in thousands of diverse applications. This video demonstrates the integral steps for installing a Swagelok tube fitting. http://www.swagelok.com/products/fittings/tube-fittings-tube-adapters.aspx?cid=yt_TFI2tfoverfiew Contact your Swagelok authorized independent sales and service center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_TFI2DL?showLSS=Y
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Tube Fitting Assembly One Inch and Under
The Swagelok Tube Fitting is designed to provide a leak-tight seal for pressures up to the suggested allowable pressure rating of the tubing. The two-ferrule, mechanical-grip, hinging-colleting type connection consists of a fitting body, a nut, a front ferrule, and a back ferrule. The video shows the three-step process for assembling tube fittings that are one inch and smaller. More information on tube fittings: http://www.swagelok.com/products/fittings/tube-fittings-tube-adapters.aspx?cid=yt_tfaunder1_web Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_tfaunder1_dl?showLSS=Y
Views: 215318 Swagelok
PTFE Tape Application
PTFE Tape is thread sealant used on male tapered pipe threads to aid in sealing. Watch the video to see how to apply the tape. More information about PTFE tape: http://www.swagelok.com/products/leak-detectors-lubricants-sealants/sealants.aspx?cid=yt_ptfetape_web Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_ptfetape_dl?showLSS=Y
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Swagelok SK Ball Valve - SK Series
Swagelok® SK series ball valves offer low-torque, quarter-turn operation in a compact design providing positive shutoff in applications up to 6000 psig (413 bar). Get details about the SK ball valve: http://www.swagelok.com/products/valves/ball-valves.aspx?cid=yt_sk2_w Contact your Swagelok authorized independent sales and service center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_sk2distl?showLSS=Y
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Installing a VCR® Metal Gasket Face Seal Fitting
Swagelok® VCR metal gasket face seal fittings offer the high purity of a metal-to-metal seal, providing leak-tight service from vacuum to positive pressure. This video demonstrates how to install a VCR fitting. More information about VCR fittings: http://www.swagelok.com/products/fittings/vcr-metal-gasket-face-seal.aspx?cid=yt_vcrfitting_web Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_vcrfitting_dl?showLSS=Y
Views: 59745 Swagelok
Swagelok  Tube versus Pipe Use
Tubing provides advantages over piping in some systems. More information on Pipe Thread Sealant: http://www.swagelok.com/products/tubing-tube-accessories/support-system.aspx?cid=yt_tvsp_w Contact Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_tspv_dl?showLSS=Y
Views: 24326 Swagelok
Flattening Regulator Flow Curves to Minimize Droop
Droop, the decrease in outlet pressure as downstream flow increases, is an issue for all regulators. Sometimes it is critical to keep the pressure constant as flow changes. Watch this video to learn about considerations in design for minimizing droop in a pressure-reducing regulator. More information about regulators: http://www.swagelok.com/products/regulators.aspx?cid=yt_regulatordroopcurve_web Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_regulatordroopcurve_dl?showLSS=Y
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Proper Tube Preparation
Proper, consistent tube end preparation is one of the critical processes in creating a leak-tight tube fitting connection. When properly performed, the four steps shown in this video of cutting, deburring, cleaning, and inspecting will minimize any leakage in your connections caused by improper tube end preparation. Contact your authorized Swagelok® sales and service center to learn more about our Tube Fitting Installation Essentials training, where students learn foundational tube fitting knowledge that ensures system integrity and minimizes leakage risks. The course covers proper tube selection, cutting, and deburring; assembly of a Swagelok tube fitting; and gauging a tube fitting assembly. https://www.swagelok.com/en/locate-a-sales-service-center
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Using the Swagelok Bench Top Tube Bender
Use the Swagelok® bench top tube bender to produce accurate, repeatable, high‑quality bends in tubing made from most materials and ranging from small diameter and thin-wall to large diameter or heavy-wall tubing. Watch this video for best practices and tips. For more information about the Swagelok bench top tube bender, contact your local authorized Swagelok Sales and Service Center. https://www.swagelok.com/en/locate-a-sales-service-center
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Selecting the Correct Hose End Connection
The right hose, with the right end connection, keeps a process performing safely and cost effectively. Watch this video for tips on selecting the correct hose end connection for your process. More information about Swagelok hose products: http://www.swagelok.com/products/hoses-flexible-tubing.aspx?cid=yt_hose_web Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_hose_dl?showLSS=Y
Views: 33006 Swagelok
Port Connector Assembly
A port connector consists of a machined ferrule connection on one end and a tube adapter connection on the opposite end. It is designed to allow fitting-to-fitting connections. The video shows how to assemble port connectors that are under one inch. More information on port connectors: Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_port_dl?showLSS=Y
Views: 36089 Swagelok
Design of the Swagelok Tube Fitting
Demonstration of the parts and their purpose in Swagelok tube fittings. Includes audio and on-screen copy (in English)
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Tube Adapter Assembly One Inch and Under
The Swagelok Tube Adapter complements the Swagelok tube fitting and allows fitting-to-fitting connections. Swagelok tube adapters can help eliminate difficult alignment problems and reduce inventories. The video shows how to assemble tube adapters that are one inch and smaller. More information on tube adapters: http://www.swagelok.com/products/fittings/tube-fittings-tube-adapters.aspx?cid=yt_taaunder1_web Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_taaunder1_dl?showLSS=Y
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Sampling System Training from Swagelok
Industry expert Tony Waters explains why Swagelok offers training in process analyzer sampling systems. Plants have fewer and fewer individuals on hand with expertise in sampling systems. Also, it’s estimated that about 80 percent of the problems with analyzers can be traced to poor sampling system design.
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Swagelok® Tube Fittings Extreme Testing Video
Committed to quality, Swagelok® products have solved critical challenges in extreme conditions all over the globe. Watch high-quality in action as Swagelok tube fittings withstand several extreme tests.
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Swagelok Stream Selector System for Process Analyzer Applications—SSV Series
The Swagelok stream selector system (SSV series) is a modular assembly designed for process analyzer sampling systems that provides double-block-and-bleed (DBB) operation in a single compact module. Go to details about the Stream Selector System: http://www.swagelok.com/products/valves/sample-stream-select-actuated-valves/stream-selector-system-for-process-analyzer-applications-ssv-series.aspx?cid=yt_SSV2SSVpage Contact your Swagelok authorized independent sales and service center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_SSV2distl?showLSS=Y
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Swagelok Services: Training and Education, Evaluation and Advisory
Swagelok’s hands-on training helps you design effective sampling systems, and diagnose and eliminate existing issues so you can increase efficiency and save money. With our Evaluation and Advisory Services, our experienced experts will visit your facility and evaluate your systems and advise on enhancements that will improve your operations. www.swagelok.com
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Bloodhound SSC and Swagelok - working together to break records
Swagelok (http://www.swagelok.com/1000) customer Bloodhound SSC (supersonic car) is a UK-based project (http://www.bloodhoundssc.com/) centered on a 2016 world land speed record attempt by British Royal Air Force Pilot Andy Green and the inspiration of 2 million+ students globally about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). See how Swagelok products and Swagelok Bristol associates are supporting the Bloodhound team leading up to test runs in 2015 and the record attempt in 2016.
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How the Swagelok Tube Fitting Works - Finite Element Analysis
Demonstration of the parts and their purpose in Swagelok tube fittings. Includes audio and on-screen copy (in English)
Views: 4395 Swagelok
SWAK Application
Swagelok SWAK is an anaerobic thread sealant that provides reliable sealing on metal pipe threads. This video demonstrates how to apply SWAK to a fitting. More information about SWAK: http://www.swagelok.com/products/leak-detectors-lubricants-sealants/sealants.aspx?cid=yt_swak_web Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_swak_dl?showLSS=Y
Views: 25658 Swagelok
Swagelok® - Managing a Regulators Supply Pressure Effect (SPE), Part 1
Learn what Supply Pressure Effect is, and how to manage it. For more information on Swagelok regulators, see http://www.swagelok.com/product/Regulators
Views: 9981 Swagelok
Swagelok Machining Careers
If you're searching for a world-class manufacturing company where you can use and develop your machining skills, look no further than Swagelok. We offer one of the best and most stable machining careers in Northeast Ohio. Please watch this six-minute video, then talk with us to see if your bright future is here at Swagelok. For more info about Swagelok Careers, visit http://www.swagelok.com/careers
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Using a Swagelok® Multihead Hydraulic Swaging Unit (MHSU)
The Swagelok® Multihead Hydraulic Swaging Unit (MHSU) is used to pre-swage a set of ferrules to specific tubing sizes. For more information, please visit us at http://www.swagelok.com/en/Services/training-and-education
Views: 13885 Swagelok
Swagelok® - Managing a Regulators Supply Pressure Effect (SPE), Part 2
Learn what Supply Pressure Effect is, and how to manage it. For more information on Swagelok regulators, see http://www.swagelok.com/product/Regulators
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Swagelok Pipe Thread Sealant
Swagelok pipe thread sealants are compatible with a wide range of chemicals, enabling leak-tight sealing in a variety of applications. More information on Pipe Thread Sealant: http://www.swagelok.com/products/leak-detectors-lubricants-sealants/sealants.aspx?cidyt_pts_w Contact Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_pts_dl?showLSS=
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Fred Lennon Swagelok Tube Fitting Demonstration
Filmed in the 1950s, Swagelok founder Fred Lennon explains the advantages of the Swagelok® Tube Fitting. Get more information about Swagelok Tube Fittings on our website: http://www.swagelok.com/products/fittings/tube-fittings-tube-adapters.aspx?cid=yt_FAL2TFA Contact your Swagelok authorized independent sales and service center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_FAL2DL?showLSS=Y
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Swagelok focuses on the success of customers
Bill Canady, president and chief operating officer, outlines the value of Swagelok’s business model and the One Swagelok experience: global insights and knowledge; personalized fluid system expertise; and an expanding range of custom solutions, training programs, and service offerings. All delivered locally by Swagelok associates in more than 200 sales and service centers in 70 countries.
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Engineered to perform under pressure
Swagelok customers are called upon to explore, generate and innovate in some of the harshest environments known to man. That's why they rely on Swagelok. Like our customers, the people and products of Swagelok thrive in critical, strive for perfection and are with you now to perform under pressure.
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Cap Assembly
Swagelok caps are used to block off the end of a tube run, and are installed using the same procedure as a tube fitting. Watch the video for a demonstration. More information about Swagelok tube fitting caps: http://www.swagelok.com/search/find_products_home.aspx?SEARCH=/search/Caps+and+Plugs/id-10002485/type-1&item=0c0b2cd7-9ccc-4de3-9dd6-3c70e2fdde61?cid=yt_cap_web Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_cap_dl?showLSS=Y
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Radial Diaphragm Valves - DR Series
With DR series radial diaphragm valves, Swagelok has taken the sanitary parameters of a good Weir-style valve and made it even better. The DR Series valves offer a range of solutions for industries requiring high cycle rates, long cycle life, and high levels of purity. Get details about the DR valves: http://www.swagelok.com/products/valves/diaphragm-sealed-valves.aspx?cid=yt_dr_w Contact an Swagelok authorized sales and service center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_dr_distl?showLSS=Y
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Swagelok® - The Right Hose with the Right End Connections
The right hose, with the right end connections, keeps a process performing safely and cost effectively. At Swagelok, we offer a wide range of hose and flexible tubing products for a variety of fluid handling system needs – 22 different hose types and 89 different end connections. We offer hose solutions for applications with temperatures ranging from -325○F (-200○C) to 850○F (454○C) and for working pressures from vacuum to 5,000 psi (344 bar). Every hose is a custom length and you can mix and match end connections all with a fast turnaround time. Call your authorized Swagelok sales and service center today to find out how we can help you increase the efficiency of your fluid systems. To find your nearest sales and service center, visit www.swagelok.com. Swagelok hose… Engineered to perform.
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Swagelok Cone and Thread Fitting Assembly
In this video, we will review the steps involved in coning and threading a tube end to an acceptable finish and installing a Swagelok Cone and Thread Fitting. www.swagelok.com
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Tube Fitting Advantage
Swagelok Tube Fitting Marketing Manager, Mike Mohlenkamp, talks about the advantages of the advanced Swagelok tube fitting design. http://www.swagelok.com/products/fittings/tube-fittings-tube-adapters.aspx?cid=yt_tfa2fittingspage Contact your Swagelok authorized independent sales and service center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_TFA2DL?showLSS=Y
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Swagelok delivers products, application expertise, and services
Bob Wilson, vice president of marketing, Swagelok Company, describes the challenges customers face today and how Swagelok has evolved to better serve customers with high-quality, readily available products, application expertise, and services that drive efficiencies and cost savings.
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Swagelok helps Integrated Lab Solutions soar
The responsiveness of Swagelok associates and the reliability of its products and custom solutions are significant contributors to the work of Berlin-based Integrated Lab Solutions GmbH (ILS), which designs and manufactures automated testing equipment used to develop or optimize catalysts and processes in the chemical, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, and automotive industries. The use of Swagelok products by ILS—as much as 40% of the components in a typical ILS unit will be Swagelok products—is considered a credential by many of its clients. www.swagelok.com www.integratedlabsolutions.com
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My Life as a Swagelok Engineer (Experienced Level)
Are you an experienced engineer looking for career opportunities at a manufacturing company? If so, learn what Swagelok can offer you! You'll not only learn what it's like to be a Swagelok engineer, but what makes Swagelok an even better place to work. More information about careers at Swagelok: http://www.swagelok.com/careers.aspx?cid=yt_careers_expeng
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Swagelok Alternative Fuel Service Ball Valves - AFS valves
AFS ball valves from Swagelok meet the most critical needs in the most demanding alternative fuel service applications. These include fueling stations and other public domain uses in the compressed natural gas and hydrogen fuel industries. Get details about Swagelok AFS valves: http://www.swagelok.com/products/valves/ball-valves.aspx?cid=yt_afs_w Contact an Swagelok authorized sales and service center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_sk2distl?showLSS=Y
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Swagelok: Listening to customers intently. Acting with urgency
Continuous improvement isn’t easy but it’s the Swagelok way of doing things. It’s one of six core values that Swagelok associates live every day in service to customers. One driver of our continuous improvement is our customers’ feedback. We ask how we’re doing through our Global Survey and we study the results to look for improvement opportunities. We act on feedback because it makes us a stronger partner for customers—faster, more agile, and better connected to their pain points and priorities. For more information on how we conduct our business visit: http://www.swagelok.com/en/About/Our-Business
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Plug Assembly
Swagelok plugs are used to block a fitting port when needed. Watch the video to see this simple installation process. More information about Swagelok tube fitting plugs: http://www.swagelok.com/search/find_products_home.aspx?SEARCH=/search/Caps+and+Plugs/id-10002485/type-1&item=0c0b2cd7-9ccc-4de3-9dd6-3c70e2fdde61?cid=yt_plug_web Contact a Sales and Service Center: http://www.swagelok.com/default.aspx?cid=yt_plug_dl?showLSS=Y
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Swagelok enables STEM learning opportunities
Swagelok’s sponsorship of BLOODHOUND SSC—a team based in Bristol, England pursuing a 1,000 MPH world land speed record attempt over the next couple years—has enabled a Northeast Ohio school district to gain access to BLOODHOUND-themed science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education programs. Watch the video to learn how Hudson City School District representatives worked with Swagelok associates and BLOODHOUND staff to integrate UK-centric BLOODHOUND content into a STEM curriculum, while incorporating State of Ohio teaching standards and requirements. Hudson is the first school district in the United States to formally add BLOODHOUND lessons to its curriculums. www.swagelok.com
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Continuous Flow Panel
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Ocean Edge Services attains a competitive edge with Swagelok
Houston-based Ocean Edge Services relies on the tested performance of Swagelok products to produce custom-engineered hydraulic power units (HPUs), control systems, and panels for onshore and offshore subsea oil and gas industry applications. Its HPUs enable mission-critical functions, including remote control of offshore oil and gas platform production rates and emergency shut-off capabilities. When Ocean Edge Services saw a significant opportunity to speed the production and improve the reliability of its HPUs by incorporating Swagelok’s FKB Series ball valve, it standardized on the product. Ocean Edge Services’ focus on quality is rooted in its desire to always deliver safe and reliable solutions for customers. www.swagelok.com
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Supply Chain Optimization and Sourcing Transformation
Brent Blouch, vice president – global sourcing and logistics, and other associates, detail Swagelok’s approach to managing the company’s global supply chain to mitigate risk, control costs, and enable the delivery of the highest quality products at world-class service levels. The company’s sourcing transformation project shifts business relationships from transactional to strategic in nature.
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Swagelok Custom Solutions saves Green Alternative Systems time and money.
Swagelok (www.swagelok.com) customer Green Alternative Systems (GAS), a fleet-conversion company (http://www.greenalternativesystems.com), relies on Swagelok custom solutions to accelerate production time and produce significant labor cost savings. Swagelok collaborates with GAS to constantly evaluate how to positively impact business performance factors such as speed, quality, consistency and reliability.
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Swagelok’s application expertise helps safety-focused INEOS
Swagelok’s contribution to the safe operation of a 500-acre INEOS petrochemical facility in Cologne, Germany maps back to the trusted quality and reliability of Swagelok components and custom solutions, close collaboration between the two companies on analytical instrumentation and valve selection best practices, and the consistent delivery of Swagelok installation training. www.swagelok.com
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Charbonneau Industries speeds production with Swagelok® Custom Solutions
Charbonneau Industries is a brand-neutral master distributor and integrated supplier of engineered products and systems for a range of industries, including the global oil and gas industry. The company relies on Swagelok products for its work refurbishing differential thermal relief systems of pipeline valves. Charbonneau Industries' unique stocking strategy enables an uncommon responsiveness few companies can match. The Texas-based company’s strategic decision to use Swagelok® Custom Solutions has enabled it to focus on its core capabilities while speeding the production process, reducing labor costs, and securing the system quality and reliability that its customers demand.
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