Hose Crimpers: How to Buy, Use and Maintain Them

Hose crimpers are critically important to any hose assembly – after all, the hose fittings and connectors are what holds the entire system together. Effective hose crimping keeps your hose connections tight and your system running properly and safely. In fact, improperly crimped fittings are a major cause of workplace accidents and injuries.  As hoses…

Hydraulic Crimping 101: Everything You Need To Know

Professionals in the power or electrical industry are familiar with hydraulic crimping, but crimping is in fact used for a wide variety of applications. As a joining technique, it offers many benefits that can’t be achieved via soldering or field attachable fittings.    In the context of electrical work, crimping is the process of creating an…