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Household, Commercial and Industrial Pipe Caps

By Kaim Stefen Subscribe to RSS | August 16th 2012 | Views:

Hardware caps can come in various forms; there are tubing caps and pipe caps. These are designed to fit the right application although certain applications may be very simple. Nevertheless there is a large market for these simple applications.


There are many types of pipes and tubes which need to be closed at its ends. Pipes and tubes may have one or two open ends for various applications. Cardboard tubes make a unique and delightful presentation with pipe caps at both ends. There are many vibrant colors which make the packaging more attractive. There are also many sizes of pipe caps to suit the various tubes to fit the contents.

Pipe caps are also used in household and commercial applications. They are often used in a wide spectrum of applications which include a small air conditioning charge port. They are great for tire valve stems or large pipes which need closures at one or both ends. The different sizes of pipe caps offer an ideal solution for all types of dramatic situations and applications.


Pipe caps offer many sizes to fit the various applications in the market. They come in many vibrant colors to add on the aesthetics to the components they cover. Bright colors allow easy identification of the contents and application. Colored pipe caps give a polished and finished appearance which also can blend with their surroundings.

Pipe caps are designed to protect threaded and non-threaded pipe ends made of NPT material as well as intermediate metal conduit and rigid metals. High quality pipe caps have materials that can resist splitting and cracking.

Pipe caps have features that prevent the entry of foreign materials into the pipes and tubing which may function as important air or fluid channels. These components have easy finger grips to allow fast and convenient removals. They can also be snapped into place very easily to ensure a tight fit.


There are standard pipe caps and there are heavy flanged ones which fit various applications. These can be round ended, square, threaded and non-threaded. They can have flexible ends which allow a bit of stretching to fit slightly larger diameter pipes and tubing. Pipe caps can be vinyl types that have an easy pull tag to allow easy removal.

Grease fitting and lubrication fitting pipe caps are used in heavy industries for the heavy duty applications while ribbed ones are flexible to suit many diameters of pipes.

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