Monthly Archives: August 2012

Nylon Filter Mesh Openings Vary Based on the Diameter of the Thread

The type of nylon filter mesh you require depends on the type of application. You can find different configurations of the mesh available, in various sizes. The sizes you will need to determine include the mesh opening and the length … Continue reading

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NiTinol Wire Can Be Used in Place of Normal Wire for Assembly Processes

During different assembly processes you may need to use springs and other types of wire. Using normal types of wire or springs for securing pieces together can be an issue, when you want a tight fit. However, you do not … Continue reading

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Blunt Needles Come in Different Gauge Sizes like Sharp Needles

Just like sharp needles, blunt needles come in all different sizes, which are referred to as the needle gauges. The smaller the gauge number, the bigger the inner diameter opening in the needle. As the gauge numbers increase, the inner … Continue reading

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Fix Cracked and Missing Coating on Wires Using PTFE Heat Shrink Tubing

Different types of wire may be coated in a plastic coating to help prevent them from being exposed. The reason the wiring should not be exposed can vary, depending on the purpose. For instance, electrical wiring should not be exposed … Continue reading

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You Can Choose the Size, Gauge and Tip of Hypodermic Tubing You Require

Hypodermic tubing is available in different sizes, gauges and tips, and can be custom cut to fit your requirements for your different purposes and applications. The gauge will determine the opening size in the tubing, with smaller gauge numbers having … Continue reading

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PTFE Shrink Tubing Comes In Standard and Custom Cut Sizes

PTFE shrink tubing can also be called by the brand name Teflon shrink tubing. This type of tubing can be used to seal and secure different types of connections for electronic and catheter applications, for example. Shrink tubing comes in … Continue reading

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Hypodermic Tubing Is Used to Make All Different Types of Needles

Hypodermic tubing is the stainless steel portion you find attached to most needles. It does not matter whether the needles are used for drawing blood, administering injections or dispending epoxy. Each of these types of needles can be made from … Continue reading

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Get Faster Fluid Flow Rates with Thin Wall Stainless Steel Tubing

Thin wall stainless steel tubing allows for a faster flow rate of fluids than regular wall stainless steel tubing. The reason you obtain a faster flow rate is because the inside diameter on the stainless steel tubing is larger in … Continue reading

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Fix Broken Tubing by Using Heat Shrink PTFE Tubing

Making repairs to broken tubing is not a problem when you use PTFE tubing. Instead of having to replace the entire tube with a brand new one, you can use PTFE tube to cover the location where the tubing is … Continue reading

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FEP Shrink Tubing Is Just One of Several Options for Heat Shrink Tubing

When you are looking at heat shrink tubing, you have several different options of tubing available. You can look at PTFE tubing with different heat shrink ratios and wall thicknesses, or FEP shrink tubing which a lower recovery temperature than … Continue reading

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