Can Swagelok fittings be reused?

Can Swagelok fittings be reused?

One of the many advantages of the Swagelok two-ferrule fitting design is the ability to re-use the body without leaks.

Can the gap gauge be used on a re tighten fitting?

CAUTION Gap Gauge is accurate ONLY for initial fitting pull-up. When the fitting is Re-Assembled, do not use Inspection Gauge.

Are yor Lok and Swagelok interchangeable?

Yor-Lok Fittings for Stainless Steel Tubing They are compatible with Swagelok®, Let-Lok, and Parker A-Lok fittings.

Is a Lok compatible with Swagelok?

What is a Swagelok connection?

The Swagelok Tube Fitting is designed to provide a leak-tight seal for pressures up to the suggested allowable pressure rating of the tubing. The two-ferrule, mechanical-grip, hinging-colleting type connection consists of a fitting body, a nut, a front ferrule, and a back ferrule.

What happens if you over tighten Swagelok?

If a fitting is over-tightened, it reduces the number of times a fitting can be reassembled. Using proper techniques, you’ll be able to disassemble and reassemble Swagelok tube fittings many times.

How do I use the Swagelok Tube adapter?

Insert the tube adapter into the Swagelok tube fitting. Make sure that the tube adapter rests firmly on the shoulder of the tube fitting body and that the nut is finger-tight (Fig. 2). 3.

What is the gaugeable feature on the Swagelok tool?

The gaugeable feature allows the installer to quickly measure the gap between the nut and the fitting body with a standard Swagelok gap gauge during initial installation. The gaugeable preswage tool is distinguished from the standard tool by the addition of a colored band located between the wrench pad and the Swagelok tube fitting end.

What are Swagelok fittings?

Swagelok ® Tube Fittings and Adapters Swagelok tube fittings deliver a leak-tight, gas-tight seal that is resistant to vibration fatigue, even in harsh environments or stressful applications. They withstand high pressures and temperature extremes and are easy to install, disassemble, and reassemble in a variety of situations.

What is the PSI of A Swagelok Tube Fitting?

Tube Fittings and Adapters up to 11 000 psi (757 bar) The robust tube grip of the Swagelok tube fitting with its patented, two-ferrule technology is resistant to vibration fatigue and withstands high pressures and temperature extremes.