Product/Service

Flexible Rubber Connectors

Source: General Rubber Corp.

Flexible Rubber Connectors
Substantially reduces noise and vibration of rigid metal pipe systems
COMPLETE SIZE RANGE
1"ID thru 24"ID

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Substantially reduces noise and vibration of rigid metal pipe systems
  • Acoustical impedance of soundzorbers is 550 times lower than that of steel pipe
  • Dampens up to 99% of noise and vibration
APPLICATIONS

Water pumps, chillers, cooling towers, compressors, and similar equipment. Flexible rubber connectors are especially valuable in pipeline installations where electrolysis, corrosion, and water hammer are problems.

VARIATIONS

  • 180° "U" bend to connect two vessels of the same diameter where flexibilty is required.
  • Additional flexible rubber fittings are available in the following configurations:
    True "Y", 45° lateral, Cross, and Tee
TECHNICAL ADVANTAGES

Fittings are available in Pure Gum Rubber, Neoprene, Buna-N, EPDM, Viton® , foodgrade polymers, Teflon, and more.

General Rubber Corp., 11A Empire Blvd., South Hackensack, NJ 07606-1805. Tel: 201-6414700; Fax: 201-641-4710.

Viton® is a registered trademark of DuPont Performance Elastomers.