TCI ClampConnect (TM) from L.J. Star

L.J. Star continues to innovate in the area of sanitary hardware components. The TCI ClampConnect™ is a sanitary clamp that joins two pipes or flanges together without introducing galling of wetted surfaces, making the new sanitary clamps more sanitary for SIP/CIP applications. See Product Line. The new design works such that during the clamping action, […]

Nominal Pipe Sizes Explained

Nominal pipe sizes for tubes and flanges can be confusing. First, NPS defines standard sizes. More specifically, NPS defines a pipe’s outer diameter and flange inner diameter. This standardization is important because of pipe and flange interchangeability from various manufacturers. NPS is the single most important parameter of a pipe or a flange. By specifying […]