The HJ-13 is a black metal joint set generally used to reinforce the structure's capacity.
This joint set is frequently used for the assembly of workstation, rack or cart requiring a high load capacity. For more information on the different ways to increase your structure's loading capacity, read our article How to calculate the loading capacity for modular structures.
See the installation steps tab to view how to assemble this connector.
Antistatic Version (ESD):
An electric conductivity version if offered if you wish to build antistatic structures: HJ-13NP
Want to reuse parts of your old system?
The HJ-13 Flexpipe joint set is compatible with many other pipe and connector systems. Check the technical information tab to know which systems are compatible and none-compatible with our parts.
|Units per box||NA|
|Needed parts||2 (2x H-13 + 1x M6-25B + 1x M6-N|
|Length inches||2 11/16 in (68 mm)|
|Width inches||1 5/16 in (33 mm)|
|External height inches||1 5/16 in (33mm)|
|External width inches||2 11/16 in (94mm)|
|External depth inches||1 5/16 in (33mm)|
|Steel thickness inches||1/8 in (2.5 mm)|
|Unit weight pounds||0.253 lbs (0.115 kg)|
|Compatible joint systems||Creform, NIS, C Tek Lean Solutions, Trilogiq (28 mm)|
|None compatible joint systems||Fastube, Trilogiq (28.6 mm)|
|Compatible pipe systems||Creform, Fastube, Trilogiq (28 mm), NIS (28 mm), C Tek Lean Solutions (28 mm)|
|None compatible pipe systems||Trilogiq (28.6 mm)|
|Frequency of use||Moderate|
|Electric conductivity (ESD)||No|
|Material||Hot rolled steel (SPHC)|
|Steel hardness (HRB)||68-75 HRB|
|System operational temperature||-148°F to 572°F (-100°C to 300°C)|
|Steel treatment||Black cathodic electrodeposition (Ecoating)|
|Manufacturing technique||Stamping and deburring|
|Striations for grip||None|
|Additional reinforcement hole||None|
- Ensure you have the following parts:
- 2x H-13
- 1x M6-25B bolt
- 1x M6-N nut
- 2x 28mm pipes of your choice
- 1x T-HANDLE 5mm hex key
- Group the two H-13 connectors around the first and the second pipe.
- Fix the connectors together by placing the M6-25B bolt with the M6-N nut in the corresponding openings and completely tighten until the HJ-13 joint set is firmly attached to the pipes. Make sure to place the bolts on the most accessible side. A force between 12-14 Nm is recommended for this step.
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