Providing Cap & Plug Kits
to Niagara Falls, Buffalo, Dunkirk, Rochester, NY & Beyond

When you have difficulty identifying what sort of thread you’re working with, it’s time for a cap and plug kit. At Ferry Hydraulics, serving the Buffalo, Cheektowaga, Dunkirk, Hamburg, Lancaster, Niagara Falls, Rochester, Tonawanda, West Seneca, Orchard Park and Amherst, NY areas, our cap and plug kits are designed to help you identify either the male or female thread as you’re doing your mating fitting. They can also be used when you’re replacing hose couplings and hose fittings. This can help you to keep fluid where it belongs and prevent contamination.

Here at Ferry Hydraulics, we offer a wide range of cap and plug kits to help meet your needs. Our kits include British Standard kits, Countersunk Metric kits, DIN 24 Degree kits, and many more. With a wide selection of products, no matter what type of thread you are trying to fit, we are sure to have the right kit for the job.

Take a look below or check out our online shop to learn more about our cap and plug kits. Each kit comes with labeled compartments to help you stay organized. For more information about the cap and plug kits we provide to those throughout Niagara Falls, Buffalo, Rochester, NY and everywhere in between, get in touch with the professionals at Ferry Hydraulics today!

Your Source for Quality Cap & Plug Kits

Cap and plug kits are essential tools when you need to replace hoses and fittings or perform other preventative maintenance on your system. They help avoid fluid loss and eliminate contamination, which is vital for safety reasons. It also helps you save money from leaking oil.

If you need cap and plug kits in the greater Western New York area, Ferry Hydraulics Inc is here to help. Our professional team is always ready to assist our clients by matching them with the supplies they need for successful operations. Trusting our team over the competition comes with many benefits:

- Safety: Pinpoint accuracy is vital to any hydraulic operation. We will ensure that you are matched with the cap and plug kit with the measurements you need for a safe, efficient project.
- Quality: You need to be able to trust the products you're using in your project. Our team works with professionals in the manufacturing, auto repair, contracting, and maintenance industries, so we know how important it is for you to use items you can trust to weather seasons of heavy use. Every component you receive from our team can be used with confidence.
- Excellent Customer Service: Our company has been doing business in the Buffalo, Rochester, Dunkirk, and Niagara Falls areas for years. Our team has developed a reputation for high-quality products, as well as efficient turnaround time. You can trust that when you give us a call, you'll get the experience you have come to expect.

Reach out to Ferry Hydraulics Inc. to learn more about the cap and plug kits we offer to customers throughout the Niagara Falls, Buffalo, Orchard Park, Amherst and Rochester, NY regions!

Additional Uses for Cap & Plug Kits

Cap and plug kits are essential when shipping or transporting hydraulic hoses, as they can keep dirt, grime, and insects from getting into the hose. They can also protect the extremely delicate threading inside the hose from potentially getting damaged. Having many cap and plug kits on hand is essential to ensuring you can protect valuable equipment and efficiently get the job done. That is why we stock such a wide range of cap and plug kits, which you can find out more about by calling us. We take pride in providing top-of-the-line cap and plug kits to those throughout Niagara Falls, Buffalo, Orchard Park, Amherst, Rochester, NY and beyond!

How to Install a Cap & Plug Kit

Installing a cap & plug kit is a fairly straightforward process that can be completed in a few simple steps. No matter what application your cap & plug kit is performing, here's a general guide on how to install them effectively:

  • Prepare the Area: Before you install your cap & plug kit, make sure that the area is clean and remove any debris or contaminants. Wipe down the surface around the opening to make it easier to get a tight seal.
  • Select the Right Size: Double check that the cap or plug you are using fits snugly into the opening without leaving any gaps.
  • Lubricate if Necessary: Depending on the material and application, you may need to apply a lubricant to the cap or plug to make the installation process go more smoothly. Check the manufacturer's instructions or consult with our experienced teams to determine whether lubrication is necessary.
  • Insert the Cap or Plug: Gently insert the cap or plug into the opening, applying even pressure to ensure a secure fit. If necessary, you can use a rubber mallet or a similar tool to tap the component into place. Be careful not to use excessive force, as this could damage the component or your equipment.
  • Check for Proper Seal: Once you have installed the cap or plug, check to make sure that the opening is correctly sealed. Look for any gaps or areas where the component might not be fully inserted. Don’t be afraid to readjust or reinstall the piece to be completely certain that the seal is tight and secure.
  • Test for Functionality: Follow safety protocols to test the functionality of the cap or plug to confirm that it works as intended.

The experienced professionals at Ferry Hydraulics Inc. offer comprehensive assistance for any of your cap & plug kit needs. We want you to have total confidence in the items you buy. If you have any questions about how to use your products safely, don’t hesitate to reach out to us for further assistance! We have worked with clients from throughout the greater Buffalo, Niagara Falls, and Rochester, NY areas.

How to Determine Which Type of Cap & Plug Kit You Need

Cap & plug kits come in many different sizes and configurations to meet specific needs. When you’re shopping for a new supply, it’s important to know exactly what you’re looking for so that you can fill your specific needs and ensure that the kit will operate safely. Here are some key factors to consider when you’re selecting your cap & plug kit:

  • Size & Shape: It’s absolutely vital to make sure that your cap & plug kit properly fits the opening you need to seal or protect. Take a minute to get precise measurements of the inner diameter, outer diameter, and depth of the opening in question. This will help us determine which size and shape you need to get a secure fit.
  • Material Compatibility: Cap & plug kits come in several different material types to work for a variety of environments or applications. Different materials have varying levels of resistance to chemicals, temperature extremes, UV exposure, and other factors. We will work with you to make sure that your cap & plug materials are compatible with the function you need it to fulfill.
  • Application Requirements: Consider the use your cap & plug will be filling. Are you looking for a watertight seal, protection against dust and debris, or something that can withstand a high-pressure environment? Understanding exactly what your cap & plug kits will be subjected to helps us match you with the right product.
  • Quality: Ferry Hydraulics Inc. offers products that are made from high-quality materials and are built to last. You’ll want to make sure that each item is designed to withstand the specific demands of your application for many years to come.
When you keep these factors in mind, you can trust that the cap & plug kit you choose will be appropriate for your specific needs. The experienced team at Ferry Hydraulics, Inc. is here to help at any stage of the process. We have worked with clients from Buffalo, Rochester, Niagara Falls, Hamburg, Orchard Park, and the rest of the Western New York region. Contact us today to get started!

Not Sure What Type of Cap & Plug Kit You Need? Just Ask!

At Ferry Hydraulics, our talented representatives understand our product line inside and out. If you are not sure what kit would be best for your needs, simply ask us. We can help you narrow down your options to find the right product from our selection of cap and plug kits. It’s service like this that makes us the first choice for businesses looking for hydraulic supplies throughout Buffalo, Cheektowaga, Niagara Falls, Dunkirk, West Seneca, Hamburg, Lancaster, Tonawanda, Orchard Park, Amherst, Rochester, NY and the surrounding areas.

Furthermore, if you’ve lost one or more pieces of your kit, we also sell pieces individually. Learn more about our selection and high standard of quality when you call us today. We look forward to helping you with your purchase, whether it is an individual piece or custom hose fitting and tube assembly.

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