Rubber & Specialties,Inc.
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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.

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Utility Hoses in Refineries

We know what products are made from a barrel of crude oil and the general overview of crude oil, refined, but the different fluid transfer components required in oil refineries are often overlooked. There are 130 operable petroleum refineries in the U.S. These refineries range in size and processing capacity. For example, the Talley Asphalt Products refinery in Kern,…
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Virtual CNG Pipelines: An Overview

Everything these days is virtual. From doctor’s appointments and meetings to school and conferences, the ability to take an event and make it virtual is commonplace in today’s society. But did you know gas pipelines can also be virtual? What is a Virtual Pipeline? A virtual pipeline, in simplest terms, is a method of transporting…
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Metric Hydraulic Fittings: DIN, JIS, and Komatsu

Hydraulic fittings with metric threads are the most common connectors worldwide. The three primary styles used in different regions and by specific OEMs are: The Various Styles of Metric Fittings Setting aside BSP and BSPP threads, in Europe and other regions, metric DIN 2353 and ISO 8434 threads are found in standard tube compression fittings with a 24-degree…
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Proper NPT Threads Installation

HistoryThe onset of the industrial revolution increased the need for the standardization of screw threads. As new manufacturing processes emerged it became obvious just how many different types of threads existed. This caused compatibility issues between different manufacturers and users. In 1841, Sir Joseph Whitworth, an English engineer and inventor created a uniform threading system…
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Brass Vs. Stainless Steel Fittings

While brass and stainless steel are commonly used in hydraulic and pneumatic systems, there are benefits to using one over the other. In this blog post, you will learn about the benefits of each, helping you to understand why one may be better than the other for your unique application. Brass fitting benefits: Stainless steel fitting benefits: …
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Pipe Flanges 101

Introduction to Pipe Flanges Whether it’s an oil and gas pipeline, irrigation in agriculture, or a piping system for chemical processing, connecting pipes is a common occurrence in a variety of industries. Regardless of the purpose and type of fluid being transferred, the connections must be secure with minimal to no leakage ensuring safety and efficiency. Pipe flanges play…
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