Omega Stainless Steel started, as a family business, in 1990 manufacturing and distributing stainless steel tube fittings which are used in the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries.
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In 2007 we diversified our business when we became suppliers of components for wheelie bins, specifically axles and rubber wheels.
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7 Swift Way
Dandenong South Victoria 3175 Australia
Phone: +61 3 9706 5211
Fax: +61 3 9706 4844
Daniel Levy - Director
Omega Stainless Steel
ABN: 95 519 651 081
If you are looking for stainless steel fittings in Melbourne to connect two sections of tubes together, then you will need to learn some of the vocabulary of the industry. You probably already know what type of piping you need, based on the application you are trying to achieve. For instance, if you need to create a bend in your tubework, you would need an elbow fitting to accomplish that goal. If you needed to attach two tube sections of different diameters, meanwhile, you would need a reducer fitting.
However, these terms are not the only ones you will encounter as you are shopping the market for stainless steel fittings in Melbourne or Adelaide. You will also see fittings described with terms like ‘threaded,’ ‘socket welded’ and ‘butt welded.’
The Benefits of Butt Welded Fittings
At Omega Stainless Steel Products, we specialise in butt welded fittings. If your business needs stainless steel butt welded fittings in Melbourne, we can provide them in virtually any fitting category you could name—from reducers to elbows to manifolds to tube tees. Quite simply, we believe that butt welded fittings are the best stainless steel fittings.
With butt welded tube fittings, there is no socket or washer to connect two sections of tube work. Instead, the fitting is welded directly to the ends (or butts) of each piece of tubes. In other words, the fitting is welded directly into the tube work in a seamless and continuous fashion. This type of construction yields numerous benefits, including superior tube strength at the site of the fitting and a permanently leak proof design.
The list of advantages goes on, too. If you opt for stainless steel butt welded fittings in Adelaide, you are getting fittings that will take up less space in your tube work system. If you are working with limited space, having a seamless connection instead of a bulky socket really does make a difference.
The smoothness of butt welded fittings also allows for more gradual and seamless changes of direction in the tube system. For high-pressure delivery of fluids or gases, this characteristic helps prevent wear and tear at the site of the fitting. Butt welded fittings are more resistant to corrosion and erosion than other types of tube fittings, which can save you money and maintenance work in the long run.
If you think stainless steel butt welded fittings are the correct way to go for your tube work project, then Omega Stainless Steel Products can help. As mentioned previously, we carry an extensive range of stainless steel fittings in Adelaide, Melbourne and Australia’s other capital cities. All our fittings are butt welded and can be designed and manufactured to suit your specifications. We also have a large stock of reducers, tube tees, elbow joints, and other fittings available for immediate purchase and quick delivery. To find out if we have the part you need, send an enquiry email to email@example.com.