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The Story Behind Our Company Name: SSP

Posted by Darren Ekron | 6/28/23 8:30 AM | 0 Comments


At SSP Fittings Corp., we often receive inquiries about the origin and meaning behind our company name. While "SSP" may not have a specific acronym, it carries a profound significance for us. In this blog post, we would like to take this opportunity to share the story behind our name and shed light on our rich history, values, and expertise.


We’ve Got Your Number!

Posted by Brenda Speck | 12/9/16 2:02 PM | 0 Comments

SS-600-1-4, 6-4 FBZ-SS, 6MSC4N-316, DCT-6-4-SS.  I bet you recognize at least one of these numbers.  These are competitive item numbers from some of the big vendors who make tube fittings. And from years of experience you might recognize what specific fitting this is: 3/8” tube connection by ¼” male NPT, straight fitting.


Hey, hand me a wrench.

Posted by Martin Mitchell | 6/9/16 12:47 PM | 0 Comments

“Hey, hand me a big wrench.”
“What size?”
“It doesn’t matter, just hand me a big wrench.”
“What do you mean it does not matter?”
“I am going to use it as a hammer anyway!”

This has always been a funny joke, but it illustrates a point.


SSP in Business in Focus Magazine

Posted by Reed Stith | 7/28/15 8:47 AM | 0 Comments

SSP was recently featured in Business in Focus Magazine. The article, titled, “An American Manufacturing Success Story”, highlighted our commitment to product innovation in response to satisfying all our customers’ needs.