Barbed fittings for use with
plastic and rubber tubing and
reinforced hoses are available
PA) in 5 mate-
material – poly-
PVDF, and brass
– offers differ-
meet the demands of diverse applications such as appliances, medical devices,
chemical transfer, laboratories, food and beverage processing, pharmaceutical uses,
general industrial, vending equipment, potable water, MRO, and OEM. Features
Sizes that range from 1/8” to 1” tubing I.D.
Styles that include tees, wyes, reducers, connectors, adapters, and nipples.
Simple connections – just push the fitting into the tubing and secure it
with a clamp.
Improved Reliability W. L. Gore & Associates (Elkton, MD) has expanded its line of screw-in GORE Protective Vents with a new vent specifically engineered for large outdoor enclosures with a volume in excess of 200 liters. The GORE PolyVent XL improves the integrity, reliability, and safety of these large housings in challenging environments uch as found in the solar, telecom- munications, and exterior lighting industries. Features include:
A unique breathable membrane that provides
a durable barrier.
Airflow into and out of the housing at a rate of
16 liters per minute at 12 mbar.
Prevention of liquid ingress at a pressure of
0.3 bar for 60 seconds.
An operational temperature range from
-40° to 125°C.
A durable welded cap.
Durable Flat Cables
Ideal for critical applications in automotive assembly plants, Cicoil’s
(Valencia, CA) highly durable Flexx-Sil Flat Cables are an optimal
alternative to cumbersome round cables, unprotected wire harnesses,
and space consuming cable carriers. In addition, these highly flexible
cables are designed to provide premium current carrying capacity,
excellent heat dissipation, consistent electrical characteristics, weight
and space savings, and are ideal to meet the reliability requirements of
continuous motion, welding robots, and automation assembly systems.
A material that will not wear, tear, or deform during a lifetime of
more than 10 million cycles.
A Halogen & Talc-free design that is “self-healing” from small
The ability to incorporate feedback pairs, shielded control wires,
power conductors, tubing for liquid or air transfer, video conductors, a FlexRail Self-Supporting Flat Cable System, and Cicoil’s
StripMount Fastening Strip.
Availability in continuous lengths, cut to order, or as assemblies.