By Design Engineering staffFluid Power Motion Control Machine Building Festo pneumatics
Festo food-safe NPQH fitting made for tough environments.
Festo’s unveiled its NPQH pneumatic fitting, which is FDA compliant, heat resistant to 150 °C, resistant to cleaning agents and lubricants, and is suitable for high pressure applications. Its electroless nickel plating also makes it abrasion resistant, microbes and hydrolysis when combined with the company’s food industry-complient PUN-H tubing. The NPQH also features pressure resistance up to 20 bar when used with heavy duty tubing PAN-R and is flame-proof when paired with with Festo’s PUN-VO-C plastic tubing. The NPQH comes in many straight, L-, T- and Y-shape variants.