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Everything You Need to Know About Diverter Dampers

If you utilize a system that requires the flow of gas to be diverted between different outlets, you likely need a high-quality diverter damper to ensure lasting safety and reliability. As a leading provider of industrial dampers and other solutions, the team at Flextech Industries knows how important it is to choose the right product […]

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An Overview of Static and Dynamic Bend Radii
Category: Flexible Hoses

When it comes to flexible hose safety, minimum bend radius (MBR) is a vital specification that must be considered regardless of the media being processed or the environment the hose will be used in. The MBR is the radius of a bent section of hose, measured to the innermost surface of the curved position. While […]

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What are Guillotine Dampers?

If you have a piping or ducting system that needs to be shut down occasionally for routine inspections, cleaning, or material changeovers, it is worth investigating what guillotine dampers are and determining if they would be a good fit for your needs. Guillotine dampers are a type of single-bladed obstruction that can completely cut off […]

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An Overview of Piping Accessories and Components

Piping systems require a variety of components and parts to work properly. Understanding each component and the function they perform is crucial for detecting problems with your piping system before they cause costly damage to your facility or an injury to a nearby employee. As a leading provider of high-quality piping accessories, the team at […]

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How do Expansion Joints Work?
Category: Expansion Joints

Understanding how expansion joints work can help you determine which expansion joint material will work best for your specific needs. At Flextech Industries, we understand how important it is to have the right expansion joints, flexible hoses, and industrial dampers for the job. That is why we have provided some information outlining what expansion joints […]

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The Different Types of Flexible Hoses
Category: Flexible Hoses

If you work in an application that requires the frequent transfer of hot, corrosive, or hazardous liquids, it is important to ensure that you are using the right flexible hoses. The right hose will help to ensure consistent performance and minimize the risk of leaks, broken fittings, or other safety hazards. That is why it […]

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Expansion Joint Safety Inspection Checklist

When it comes to high-pressure systems, a thorough inspection of all equipment and components is crucial to ensure optimal performance and safety. Failure to inspect hoses, dampers, and expansion joints can significantly increase the risk of injury or costly downtime, so it is always worth taking the time to inspect your system each day.  As […]

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Which Industrial Damper is Right for You?

Industrial dampers are a critical part of any industrial air system as they are designed to help control airflow for clean air, airstreams with particulates, and airstreams with corrosive gases. At Flextech Industries, we understand how important industrial dampers are for your building’s industrial ventilation system. We also know that it can be difficult to […]

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Types of Rubber Expansion Joints
Category: Expansion Joints

Expansion joints are vital components for piping systems that handle various fluids and gases. These units are designed to reduce stress in piping systems caused by mechanical or thermal movements, ensuring consistent flow and reducing damage over time to pipes and hoses. In addition to these benefits, rubber expansion joints resist erosion and absorb movements […]

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When to Use Metal Hoses
Category: Flexible Hoses

Metal hoses are utilized in a variety of industrial applications that need to transfer fuel, chemicals, or extremely hot fluids. While these products are ideal for a variety of industries, they are often more expensive than conventional rubber hoses, leading many operations to opt for cheaper products. While these products cost less, they can significantly […]

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