How to Choose the Right Flexible Hose
Posted: November 29, 2022 | Category: Flexible Hoses

When choosing a flexible hose for your operation, it can be difficult to determine which option is best for your needs. Every flexible hose is designed to meet different specifications or to handle different substances, so it is crucial to choose a product that is suitable for your application. Choosing the wrong hose can drastically […]

4 Important Components of a Flexible Hose
Posted: October 28, 2022 | Category: Flexible Hoses

Flexible hoses are commonly used in a variety of industries to transport materials such as fuel, chemicals, water, and steam. Though most flexible hoses have a similar appearance, there are many different options in terms of size, thickness, and the dimensions of each component that comprises the hose. As leading providers of quality flexible hoses […]

Is It Time to Replace Your Flexible Hose?
Posted: September 29, 2022 | Category: Flexible Hoses

When transferring hot, corrosive, or otherwise hazardous liquids, the equipment you use can make a significant difference in terms of safety and efficiency. While it is crucial to choose high-quality flexible hoses for your operation, it is equally important to recognize signs of wear and determine if it is time to replace your flexible hose. […]

Everything You Need to Know About Diverter Dampers
Posted: August 30, 2022 | Category: Industrial 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 […]

An Overview of Static and Dynamic Bend Radii
Posted: July 28, 2022 | 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 […]

What are Guillotine Dampers?
Posted: June 30, 2022 | Category: Industrial 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 […]

An Overview of Piping Accessories and Components
Posted: May 26, 2022 | Category: Piping Accessories

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 […]

How do Expansion Joints Work?
Posted: April 27, 2022 | 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 […]

The Different Types of Flexible Hoses
Posted: March 29, 2022 | 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 […]

Expansion Joint Safety Inspection Checklist
Posted: February 24, 2022 | Category: Expansion Joint Safety, Expansion Joints

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 […]