Hose & Fittings

There is never a good time to have a hydraulic or industrial hose problem. Luckily, Cross Company Hose & Fittings is there for you when you need it most. Custom solutions to fit your need and timetable, as well as inventory management services to keep you running.

OSHA recently announced a new regulation for controlling silica dust that recently went into effect for the construction industry. Silica, which is a mineral found in stone, sand, and soil can cause serious health issues when inhaled. This greatly affects construction workers who use jackhammers to break up stone, brick, or concrete.

Not knowing your hydraulic system's pressure rating will expose people and machinery to avoidable damage.

Have you noticed all the writing on your hydraulic hoses? To most people it looks like a bunch of words, to others it is an indispensable source of information about hose identification. The layline runs the length of the hose with information to assist in the re-ordering of an existing hose.

Normal equipment doesn't fare well in extreme environments. This extends to the hydraulic hose in your machinery should you use it in the heat or cold. Each exposure decreases the lifespan and effectiveness of your hose if it isn't rated for that environment. But what factors constitute an extreme environment?

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