Tubes

Tube bending has been a respected core competency of LEH from the very beginning.  We perform an extensive range of bending on equipment from single radius bench tools to advanced programmable CNC equipment.  No matter the specific application requirements, we aim at producing the highest quality/lowest cost hard bent hydraulic tube assemblies possible. 

 

Nexus Form Technology 

Leading The Way
LEH originally developed the NexusForm ORFS Connection in 1985. It was this technological innovation that set us apart, and continues to forge our destiny as the number one hydraulic fluid conveyance manufacturer in the world. 
More info on Nexus Form 

 

ORFS (O-Ring Face Seal)

Leading Edge Hydraulics is extensively involved with the cost-effective, reliable, Mechanical O.R.F.S. connection. O.R.F.S. Mechanical Form originally appeared in section J1453 of the 1998 SAE Book of Standards.  More info on ORFS 

 

Nexus Code 61/62

A mechanically formed high pressure code 61/62 4-Bolt Flange that will give your equipment the reliability and strength your customers expect.  More info on Code 61/62 

 

Tube Swaging

Tube swaging can be found where multiple outside diameters of the same tube provide additional value. Examples:

  • Minimize joints and leak paths
  • Eliminate reducing adapters
  • Reduction of warranty issues
  • Reduced assembly time