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What is Oxygen Cleaning?

  • John Zabkowicz
  • September 16, 2020
Some customers within the biopharmaceutical industry, among others, require products to be cleaned beyond what is considered “clean” to other industries. These customers rely on all manufacturing equipment to be cleansed to the most rigorous requirements. It’s possible for organic and inorganic material to be left on fittings during the normal course of handling products…
You may have noticed that our gasket prices are higher than some of our competitors. What you may not know is that not all gaskets are created equal. The gaskets offered by Sanitary Fittings are Class VI Certified which means they have passed the most rigorous testing for biocompatibility. Class VI testing ensures that the…
MUSKEGO, WIS. (PRWEB) AUGUST 20, 2018 Sanitary Fittings, LLC, a leading worldwide distributor of stainless steel fittings and accessories, announces the introduction of a new product line offering of Sanitary Beverage Transfer Hoses. Sanitary beverage hoses provide a safe and effective way to transfer liquids during the manufacturing process between separate holding tanks. Tri-Clamp connections…

What is DIN 32676?

  • John Zabkowicz
  • June 28, 2017
To answer this question let’s take a step back and talk about what DIN is. DIN is the German Institute for Standardization. It is an organization that sets standards for quality, safety, and technology through a wide range of industries. For organization and clarity, DIN has created multiple sections in order to categorize related products…

What Are I-Line Fittings?

  • John Zabkowicz
  • December 21, 2016
I-Line fittings are used in line processing equipment to join separate runs of tubing.   You’ll typically find this type of equipment in the food, beverage, dairy and pharmaceutical industries.  In order to make a leak-resistant connection, I-line fittings require interlocking male and female ferrules, gaskets and clamps. The metal-to-metal design reduces the chances of…

304 vs 316 Stainless Steel

  • John Zabkowicz
  • November 28, 2016
Watch this video explaining the difference between 304 vs 316 Stainless Steel or read the article below.  What’s the difference between 304 and 316 stainless steel alloy? It’s a common question but one that should not be taken lightly. Stainless steel products contain a mixture of elements including: Chromium Nickel Carbon Manganese The most common alloy…
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