Heavy-duty v-profile clamps

Heavy-duty v-profile clamps from Oetiker (Marlette, MI) operate reliably and safely under extreme conditions of stress, vibration, corrosion and temperature variation. According to the company, the v-profile clamps feature up to 25% increased sealing capability compared to conventional v-profile clamp designs. The clamps are engineered to suit specific profile geometry for optimum axial load distribution. Benefits include high clamping force, high residual torque, even force distribution and what the company claims to be superior assembly ergonomics. The devices are recommended for turbo connections, diesel particulate filters, charged air systems and exhaust systems.

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