Industrial Hoses and Fittings

Posted: February 21, 2019 | Category: Flexible Hoses

Getting to know the different types of industrial hoses and fittings can help you make an informed decision about which hose will work best for your particular needs. At Flextech Industries, we would love to help you choose the right industrial hoses and fittings for your business. All of our flexible hoses come in both standard and custom designed configurations, making it easy to find the perfect fit.

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Types of Industrial Hoses

Some of the different types of industrial hoses that you can choose from include:

Metal Hoses

Metal hoses can be used for a wide variety of applications, such as transferring gas and fluids, balancing thermal pressure, and helping with misalignment issues. All metal hose assemblies are designed and built to withstand extreme temperatures ranging from -382° F to 1500° F and can be customized to suit the needs of almost any application. Metal hoses are also available in a selection of materials, such as:

  • Bronze
  • Hastelloy
  • Inconel
  • Monel
  • Stainless steel

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PTFE Hoses

Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) hoses are non-reactive, durable, flexible, and affordable, making them the ideal option for a wide range of industrial applications. Each PTFE hose fabricated by Flextech Industries is thoroughly designed and tested to ensure that they can withstand even the most demanding industrial environments. PTFE hoses are available with over 36 different types of fittings and with either metallic or non-metallic braids, making it easy to customize the perfect industrial hose for your specific needs.

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Specialty Transfer Hoses

Specialty transfer hoses are ideal for transferring fluids, such as fuel, gas, and cooling liquids, because they are specifically designed to be heat-resistant, flexible, and highly durable. All specialty transfer hoses are also insulated to support the smooth transfer of both liquids and gases and are robust and durable enough to require only minimal maintenance. From standard designs to customized solutions, all of our specialty transfer hoses are designed to withstand even the most complex industrial applications.

If you would like to learn more about industrial hoses and fittings, or if you are interested in one of our flexible hoses, please contact Flextech Industries at the location nearest you or by filling out a form on our website.