Monthly Archives: March 2013

Connect Stainless Steel Hypodermic Tubing Together with a Tubing Adaptor Ferrule System

You can connect two different sections of stainless steel hypodermic tubing by using the right kind of tubing adaptor ferrule system. This type of ferrule system uses polyimide and granite ferrules, along with standard compression fittings to secure hypodermic tubing … Continue reading

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Teflon Heat Shrink Tubing Protects Wiring in Wet Locations

Both medical and electronic industries use Teflon heat shrink tubing. This type of tubing has several features which makes it suitable for a variety of environments and situations. Teflon is a good electrical insulating material, which keeps wires contained and … Continue reading

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Test Wall Sizes of PTFE Tubing to Find the Size You Require

PTFE tubing is available in both standard wall and light wall sizes. The difference between these two types of tubing is in the wall sizes. A standard wall AWG size 1 has a wall size of approximately 0.020 inches, while … Continue reading

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Other Terms Can Be Used to Refer to Blunt Needles

Blunt needles can be referred to as dispensing tips or dispensing needles in some industries. Regardless of what you call them, these types of needles have a blunt tip, which helps prevent accidently poking through different materials. In order to … Continue reading

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Understand Differences between PTFE Shrink Tubing and Other Heat Shrink Tubing

You should understand there are differences between heat shrink tubing materials. One of the differences has to do with shrink temperatures. Some types of tubing have a low shrink temperature, while others have a much higher shrink temperature, like PTFE … Continue reading

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NiTinol Wire Can Be Used in Place of Other Types of Wire

Nickel titanium wire, or NiTinol wire, is used in devices which require a super elasticity and flexibility. NiTinol has the ability to transform from its resting shape into another shape and back again. For example, when this type of wire … Continue reading

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Hypodermic Tube Is Suited for Use in Production Environments

While hypodermic tube is commonly used in medical industrials, it can also be used for industrial applications. This type of tubing is ideally suited for a variety of production environments as it has corrosion resistance. It can be used to … Continue reading

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There Are Medical and Industrial Applications for Thin Wall Stainless Steel Tubing

Thin wall stainless steel tubing can be used for both medical and industrial applications. The exact purpose for the tubing will depend upon where and how it will be used. For example, this type of tubing can be attached to … Continue reading

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FEP Shrink Tubing Can Be Used to Repair Certain Types of Equipment

You can save money on making certain types of repairs to equipment by using FEP shrink tubing. This type of tubing can be used to fix problems where protective PVC coatings have worn off of wiring and cabling. It is … Continue reading

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Thin Wall Stainless Tubing Is Used in the Pest Management Industry

Thin wall stainless tubing is used to create dispensing needles, which can be used in for other purposes besides medical related fields. For instance, in the pest management industry, dispensing needles, or tips, are applied to the tops of containers … Continue reading

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