SUPERLOK Tube Fittings are appropriate for Gas Systems, but the implementation of certain standards mentioned below should be adhered to just as in other systems.
Tubing Standard in Gas System
(Apply to the installation of general system)
Tubing hardness must be less than that of the ferrules.
Tubing should be free of surface imperfections, defects and round in shape.
Refer to Table 2 on page 13 for selection of the appropriate wall thickness.
(Only shaded areas should be selected for Gas Systems)
Tubing ends must be cut squarely and perpendicular to the center-line of the tubing. After the tubing is cut it must be deburred on both the inside and outside with a High quality fully sharpened deburring tool.
Follow the SUPERLOK Installation Instructions.
Do not attempt to bend the tubing after a fitting has been Installed in a fixed position.
Tubing Systems should be installed to allow for adequate expansion and contraction as well as ease of maintenance.