swivel joints are available from stock in nine basic styles or configurations. These styles permit 360-degree rotation and movement in one, two or three planes.
Chiksan® swivel joints are metal pipe fittings with integral ball-bearing swivels. These rugged fittings come in 3/8 to 12-inch sizes up to 20,000 psi CWP. Sour gas models available.
Chiksan® high pressure swivel joints are ideal for hydraulic control lines, mud lines, rotary line connections, water lines, blow out preventer lines, offshore wellhead connections, cementing and circulating hoses, and choke-and kill-lines.
Chiksan® low pressure swivel joints are ideal for transfer lines, temporary flow lines, water lines, discharge lines, auxiliary flow lines, water lines, and other general-service oilfield applications.
These swivel joints are offered in pressures up to 6,000 psi CWP and range in size from 3/8 to 12 inches. They are available in a variety of end connections. Sour gas models available.
Longsweep and TripleStep
The long radius elbows on Chiksan® swivel joint are designed especially for high-pressure abrasive applications such as fracturing, choke-and-kill lines, cementing and circulating hoses, acidizing and test lines. These swivel joints easily handle severe fracturing fluids, radical temperature extremes, and high flow rates that are common on unconventional shale plays.
These swivel joints are offered in pressures up to 20,000 psi CWP and range in size from 1 to 4 inches. Longsweep swivels are available in 1-2 inch. Triplestep swivels are available in 3-4 inch. They are available in a variety of end connections. Sour gas models available.