Recommended Maintence Procedures

Suction Cups / Clamps

  1. Clean and rinse all suction cups/clamps daily
  2. Store suction cups on their sides (do not store them on their seals)
  3. Disconnect and reconnect tubing at least once a week to exercise the fittings andclear out any debris in the fitting
  4. Disconnect and cut ends of tubing every so often to remove worn out/damagedends for better sealing
  5. Typically top seals should be replaced every 6-18 months depending on use
  6. Typically bottom seals should be replaced every 12-24 months depending on use
  7. Lubricate mechanical and pneumatic clamps parts as needed (We use and recommend Magnalube-G)

Manifolds

  1. Exercise all valves/fittings daily
  2. Thoroughly rinse and blow out manifolds/fittings weekly
  3. Disconnect and cut ends of tubing every so often to remove worn out/damaged ends for better sealing
  4. Help prevent leaks in your vacuum system by replacing valves and fittingswhenever needed

We carry a full line of fittings and replacement manifolds for all machines.