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Swagelok Louisiana

Your Authorized Swagelok Sales and Service Center

Tube Fitting Installation Essentials

The Swagelok Tube Fitting Installation Essentials class offered at Swagelok Louisiana is designed for anyone dealing with instrumentation such as fabrication; operations and technicians who install fittings; and engineers and draftsmen who design systems have also benefited from a better understanding of the capabilities of tubing systems. 

Attendees will walk away with basic knowledge of tube fitting safety and tubing safety, all focusing on proper Swagelok tube fitting installation (turn and a quarter). Attendees will also gain knowledge about pipe lubrication and tubing tools. 

What you'll learn:

  •  Advantages of tubing systems over pipe
  •  Criteria for tubing selection such as environment, temperature and pressure
  •  Proper care and handling of tubing
  •  Proper assembly of fittings
  •  Gaugeability
  •  Re-tightening instructions
  •  Pre-swaging instructions
  •  For safety's sake, never...

Course format can be customized to meet an individual customer's needs, and can last 1 to 4 hours based on the depth of each topic covered. Please contact us at or call us at (225) 926-5520. Additionally, our training and services manager Micah Shaw can be reached via email at 

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