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Why Purge Welded Metal Hose Assemblies

Why Purge Welded Metal Hose Assemblies Metal hose is often deployed in specialized operations when rubber hose does not satisfy the requirements of a specified application.  Various metal alloys that are used can accommodate high temperature/high pressure applications, corrosive chemical applications, and vibratory applications, such as those used on compressors.  Failure during these types of…

De-Energizing Pneumatic Air Lines with Safety Exhaust Ball Valves

De-energizing your pneumatic air lines is an OSHA standard requirement OSHA – Energy Control Procedure -1910.147(c)(4) Procedures shall be developed, documented and utilized for the control of potentially hazardous energy when employees are engaged in the activities covered by this section.   Static pressure built up in pneumatic air lines may lead to a dangerous…