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compression fitting

[kəm′presh·ən ‚fid·iŋ]
(engineering)
A leak-resistant pipe joint designed with a tight-fitting sleeve that exerts a large inward pressure on the exterior of the pipe.
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The plumbing system is built with precision-formed high-pressure lines, compression fittings, and fewer connection points to deliver more consistent and reliable fuel flow.
The sensor housing is configured with flow through Swagelok 1/8" compression fittings making this unit an ideal solution for inert gas purification applications.
HAM-LET , an innovative world-leading manufacturer of instrumentation valves and compression fittings, is to exhibit at the All China Maritime Conference and Convention - Marintec China - in Shanghai from 3-6 December.
LTPPU Blue is available in a range of diameters from 10-63mm with a number of different compression fittings depending on the termination required.
The pipes can be joined easily by using compression fittings or electro-fusion welding fittings and they perform well on and under soil.
Approximately three days later, one of the compression fittings parted, causing a significant water loss.
Washington Gas found that the rubber compression fittings on the tees connecting plastic service lines to the steel gas mains experienced deterioration and leakage, according to Munsey.
Eyring says that most flexible tubing systems are joined together by barbed compression fittings installed inside the pipe, whereas Blu-Lock uses a stainless steel retaining ring that grips the flexible pipe from the outside.
PFA fluoropolymer compression fittings are ideal for mating with fluoropolymer tubing and ideal for use in clean-application industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceutical and chemical.
This line of PFA fluoropolymer compression fittings in a dozen styles is ideal for mating with fluoropolymer tubing, the fittings are used in clean-application industries such as pharmaceutical, semiconductor, chemical, medical and biomedical and laboratory.