Rubber & Specialties,Inc.
Because Experience Matters

Every Day We Deliver Exceptional Customer Service and Custom-tailored Solutions.

Rubber & Specialties,Inc.

Excellent Resource for Rubber Products & Services in Florida

We are an industrial hose, belting, rubber, and gasket supplier. We help Manufacturing & Maintenance clients operate safely and efficiently so that our client’s downtime is minimized and production is at its highest quality.

Mission Statement

Working together to provide quality products and reliable service, we strive to get it right the first time, every time. At Rubber & Specialties, Inc., the service never stops.

Our Vendors

Continental ContiTech
Dixon
Danfoss Power Solutions

Considerations for Proper Hydraulic Component Selection

Proper Component Selection Ensuring hydraulic system components and their functions are leak-free begins with the design, which involves selection of the correct hydraulic fittings, hoses and other components for the application.  This could be a hose-end connection, hose or tube to port, a tube end or flange fitting.   If it is a port connection, or…
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WHAT IS PASSIVATION IN STAINLESS STEEL HOSE REELS?

To begin answering this question, let’s take a deeper look at what stainless steel is comprised of. While stainless steels are naturally corrosion-resistant, they are not entirely protected from corrosion. Stainless steel derives its corrosion resistant properties from its chromium content. The chromium, in the presence of air (oxygen), forms a thin film of chromium…
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OSHA Compliant Products

A safe workplace is a productive one. Taking proactive measures to reduce the potential for workplace hazards is imperative for the success of an operation. Organizations like the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) play a vital role in ensuring work environments in every industry are safe. Overview OSHA was established by the government in 1970…
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Hydraulics in Mega Snowplows and Other Essential Snow Equipment

Winter presents significant challenges in regions with moderate to heavy snowfall– not only on roads and highways, but airports and rail lines are usually the most difficult for snow removal. In these areas, the operation of mega snowplows and other essential equipment is critical for the functioning of our transportation. Hydraulics, while often overlooked, play…
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Hydraulic Thumb for Excavator Plumbing Solutions

The hydraulic thumb for excavator and mini-ex equipment is a valuable attachment for operators, giving versatility to easily pick up bulky materials such as big rocks, debris, trees, and logs. The Hydraulic Thumb Simplifies Lifting and Moving Tasks Using a thumb attachment on a mini-ex or full-size excavator simplifies a variety of tasks such as picking up…
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PTFE Hose and Fittings

     What do non-stick cookware, the atomic bomb, and hoses have in common? They all utilize PTFE. But what exactly is PTFE and why is it used? Keep reading to learn more. What is PTFE? Polytetrafluoroethylene, known as PTFE, is a type of plastic first discovered by chemist Roy J. Plunkett. The discovery of PTFE…
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