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Need flat borosilicate glass discs or squares fast? Remember that they are fabricated to our customers’ specifications. Right here – at “America’s Most Responsive Warehouse.:
APG Most Responsive!
When many people think of APG EVER-TITE® couplings, they think “Cam and Groove Couplings.” And this is great, because they are the best cam and groove values on the market. But don’t forget all the other products in our Industrial Hose Coupling Catalog.
APG Most Responsive!
How many manufacturers give you three options in cam and groove couplings? The answer is simple – one. APG offers the EVER-TITE® premium grade, the Tough-TITE™ industrial grade, and the U-TITE™ utility grade. So no matter what the application, APG has it covered.
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Is tallow flax packing still used? You bet it is, and APG has it in 18 different sizes – all on the shelf and ready to go.
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Highly Saturated Nitrile – commonly called HSN or HNBR. What does it do, and how is it better than common Nitrile? It has better resistance to high temperatures, superior physical properties, and improved chemical resistance. It also has better resistance to ozone, sunlight, and other atmospheric conditions. Blue TFE coated and Green HSN are used in refrigerant R134A applications. And, of course, APG has Black, Blue TFE coated, Green, and Green Metric sizes in stock – ready for same or next day shipping.
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Japanese Industrial Standards for O-Rings begin with a “P,” “G,” or an “S” designation. If you need a cross reference for these sizes, just go to the APG O-Ring Handbook.
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Piston seals are two-part seals requiring no lubrication that can provide bi-directional sealing. An interference fit assures positive sealing and can conform to out-of-round bore conditions. APG stocks both square and rectangular piston seals made of 15% glass filled PTFE with 70 durometer nitrile expanders.
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APG aluminum crimp sleeves have been welcome problem solvers in the hose coupling industry. They are non-sparking, lightweight, and low cost – all great attributes.
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PTFE is short for thermoplastic fluoroethylene. The E.I. du Pont trade name is Teflon®. This material offers a combination of qualities not found elsewhere – including chemical inertness, heat resistance, low friction, dialectric strength, weatherabilty, zero water absorption, toughness, and flexibility. APG has PTFE O-Rings, back-up rings, spiral back-up rings, hydraulic seals, sealant tape, and gasket material.
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What is the shelf-life of a given O-Ring compound? Go to the APG O-Ring handbook for the answer.
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