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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQS) About Fittings

Posted by SSP Team | Dec 3, 2020 4:43:56 PM | 0 Comments

At SSP Fittings Corp., we are a premier manufacturer of tube, pipe, weld, and adapter fitting solutions. Throughout our nearly 100 years in business, we have received a wide variety of questions from customers about fittings. Here, the SSP team provides answers to several of these frequently asked questions (FAQs). 


Proudly Not Made in China

Posted by Darren Ekron | May 28, 2020 4:15:28 PM | 0 Comments

At SSP when we say “Made in America”, we mean it. We mean it 100% of the time, every time we say it.


The Role of JIC Fittings: What They Are, Advantages, and Applications

Posted by SSP Team | May 7, 2020 11:57:21 AM | 0 Comments

JIC fittings (also known as SAE 37° tube fittings, flared fittings, or SAE J514 fittings) are one of the most popular configurations of hydraulic fluid connectors in North America, thanks to their exceptional seal and versatility.


A Visual Insurance Policy for Fitting Installation - The Stop Collar

Posted by Darren Ekron | Nov 11, 2016 10:25:41 AM | 0 Comments

We have all seen those “For Dummies” books.  And we understand the point of them is to try to make people feel more comfortable tackling something new.  And apparently they work.

Unfortunately, there is not really any sort of “Working with High Pressure, Critical Applications, Tubing, Connectors, and Valves for Dummies” book.  And if there was, possibly no one would read it.


Can We Build It? Yes We Can!

Posted by Dino Parrino | Jul 28, 2016 10:33:43 AM | 0 Comments

Some of you might remember this line from a popular children’s show a few years back.  But the idea isn’t just for play, it actually has a valid place in business.