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Swagelok Minnesota | North Dakota | Appleton

Your Authorized Swagelok Sales and Service Center

8/1/17 - Hose Selection


Hose Selection

4 things to consider when selecting the proper hose

Jim Jacka
Jim Jacka
952-361-3550 - email

Evaluate system efficiency and ensure you are getting the full life out of your hose.


What is your system media? 

Knowing your system media helps you select the right core for your hose.   Swagelok offers 316L stainless steel, PFA and PTFE cores to accommodate to your specific application.  

What is the minimum and maximum system temperature?

The temperature ranges for Swagelok® Hose vary from-325F to 850F depending on your hose core material.

What is the minimum and maximum system pressure?

Depending on the hose core, reinforcement layers, cover and size, the pressure range of the hose will vary.

What end connections are compatible with your system?

Swagelok Minnesota | North Dakota | Appleton offers in-house hose assembly and we stock a wide variety of end connections; we are able to build and ship your custom hose assemblies fast. 

Made for quality, customized for you

Swagelok hoses with PTFE and PFA cores comply with FDA, USP and 3A regulations. Hoses can be built with 
silicone coverings or constructed with a non-conductive core for applications that require static dissipation.

Every assembly is 100% pressure- or vacuum- tested and backed by the Swagelok Limited Lifetime Warranty.

Learn more about our hoses!

Contact us for quotes or questions