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Issue Number 4 MAY 2009
Welcome to extrusions from plastic tubing manufacturer NewAge® Industries, Inc., the Fluid Transfer Specialists®.

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Tubing & Hose Buying Tips
#4: Flexibility & Kink Resistance

It can be challenging to make sure you’ve covered all the bases during the tubing and hose selection process. Have you considered all the elements involved with the application? Temperatures, chemicals, pressures, flexibility needs? In Tubing & Hose Buying Tips we’ll address common selection factors, one at a time, in each issue of extrusions.

Flexibility is a property that varies greatly depending on the type of plastic or rubber material and its construction. Factors that affect flexibility include durometer (softness or hardness), force-to-bend, size, wall thickness, reinforcement style, and temperature. Some plastic tubing and hose, like that made from softer-durometer PVC or polyurethane, is very flexible. Most rubber tubing such as silicone, latex, and Viton® is also flexible. READ MORE...

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Material Focus
Nylon

polyurethane tubing and hoseDeveloped by scientists at DuPont in the 1930’s, nylon has long been used in a variety of applications. Certain nylon formulas produce fibers that are used in items such as clothing, ropes, musical strings, automotive components, and military items. Other formulations produce material for molding, casting, and extrusion processes. READ MORE...

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Tech Talk
Being Cleaner & Greener

How can you store industrial products cleanly in a large warehouse? How can you provide ventilation in that warehouse yet minimize outside dust and debris? How can you “go green” when many of the products you manufacture are petroleum-based and offer limited recycling options?

These questions were recently posed to the NewAge Industries team, who accepted the challenge of coming up with solutions. Our warehouse had its issues. Dust settled on the storage racks and on boxes of tubing and hose. Dirt would easily enter the warehouse when dock doors were opened for ventilation purposes. And we were throwing away a lot of recyclable trash. Changes needed to be made. READ MORE...

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On the Light Side

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In the Next Issue

  • Tubing & Hose Buying Tips
    #5: Incompatible Ingredients
  • Material Focus
    Thermoplastic Rubber

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IN THIS ISSUE

Tubing & Hose Buying Tips
#4: Flexibility & Kink Resistance

Material Focus
Nylon

Tech Talk
Being Cleaner & Greener

On the Light Side
A Touch of Humor


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NewAge offers Tubing and Hose in a wide variety of materials
PVC
Polyurethane
Silicone
TPR
Nylon
PTFE, FEP, PFA
Polyethylene
Polypropylene
Viton®
Hytrel®
Latex

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NewAge Industries' AdvantaPure products are manufactured to meet the strict sanitary requirements of the Pharmaceutical, Biomedical, Cosmetic, and Food Industries. Platinum-cured silicone tubing and silicone hose are manufactured in our state-of-the-art clean room and are ideal for applications that require cleanliness, non-toxicity, and resistance to extreme temperature variations. AdvantaPure also provides stainless-steel overbraided and rubber-covered fluoropolymer hose, sanitary fittings, and complete hose assemblies.

SPECIAL REDUCED PRICING
While Supplies Last

We are offering special discounts on select tubing, hose, & fittings products. These reduced prices are good while supplies last.

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We are your "Fluid Transfer Specialists®"
Contact Us For Experienced Technical Support:
Phone: 800-506-3924 or 215-526-2300
Fax: 800-837-1856 or 215-526-2190
E-mail:
esales@newageindustries.com

NewAge® Industries, Inc., 145 James Way, Southampton, PA 18966-3817


We are your "Fluid Transfer Specialists®"
Contact Us For Experienced Technical Support:
Phone: 800-506-3924 or 215-526-2300
Fax: 800-837-1856 or 215-526-2190
E-mail:
psales@newageindustries.com

NewAge® Industries, Inc., 145 James Way, Southampton, PA 18966-3817