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March 1, 2024 -

Weighing Bellows – Product Review

The latest addition to the BFM® fitting product range is the BFM® Weighing Bellows connector. It combines the best attributes of the BFM® fitting snap-fit connector system with the flexibility and strength of the Seeflex 040E material.   If you need to minimize resistance transfer on your weighing equipment, the BFM® Weighing Bellows is the perfect […]

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February 14, 2024 -

BFM® fittings Are More Than a Connector

Our customers are probably most familiar with the Seeflex 040E sleeve material; it’s the original BFM® fitting material and the most common in terms of temperature rating, flexibility, and dust-tight capabilities. Under standard, straight forward flexible connector installations, this is typically a good option.   What many of our customers may not be aware of […]

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January 24, 2024 -

Increase Safety with new TR Lock-Out System

We’re excited to be able to offer a new option to add an extra level of safety to our Tool Release (TR) connectors – the TR Lock-Out Safety System. The BFM® fitting Tool Release (TR) range of connectors is a popular way to add a layer of safety to applications where a flexible connector is mounted very […]

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January 2, 2024 -

Top 3 BFM® fitting’s from 2023

2023 has been a great year for BFM® fitting’s; many new materials and designs have been released including the Lipped Spigot, Weighing Bellows, and the Venting Surge Hopper to name a few.  All of these new designs have been helpful as customers continue to find creative ways to utilize BFM® fittings for fast removal and installation, […]

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November 30, 2023 -

End of Year BFM® fitting Order Deadline

As we look towards the end of 2023, here at PSI we’re always working to keep our customers up and running without interruption. One way we can help facilitate this is by sharing the EOY ordering deadline to make sure all of our valuable customers have all of the flexible connectors that they need as […]

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November 7, 2023 -

Can Poor Quality Flexible Connector Systems Really Affect Your Productivity?

In today’s fiercely competitive manufacturing industries, efficiency and productivity are the linchpins of success. Challenges such as product leakage, unplanned downtime, and contamination can significantly impact a company’s bottom line.  One critical factor that often goes unnoticed in this equation is the choice of flexible connectors used in production processes. What Are the Most Efficient […]

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October 26, 2023 -

Pack Expo 2023 Recap

We appreciate all of our existing customers who stopped by the booth to chat and learn! We were also pleased to meet so many new people at the show, and look forward to becoming your BFM fitting distributor!

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October 2, 2023 -

New BFM® fitting Weighing Bellows

What’s the alternative? The new BFM® fitting Weighing Bellows provide the perfect solution, combining the easy snap-in installation and seal of a BFM® fitting connector with the unparalleled strength and flexibility of our polyurethane-based Seeflex material.   “Seeflex is a proprietary material exclusive to us and is manufactured in a way that maximizes its mechanical strength […]

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September 21, 2023 -

How Long Do Flexible Connectors Last?

It’s a common question – and there isn’t an easy answer.  The quality of materials used, and the fastening system will make a significant difference to the life of a connector in most applications.  There are also many other important factors like heat, movement and abrasion. While no one can guarantee how long a flexible […]

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