Dixon’s King Crimp System – Innovative Engineering that Delivers Safety and Consistency

Optimize your industrial hose assembly with Dixon’s King Crimp system. These engineered hose stem fittings, compatible sleeves and ferrules, and Dixon-certified final crimp dimensions provide you with a consistent and safe hose assembly. The King Crimp system delivers a solution for the challenges faced by operators of high-powered, high-pressure hydraulic equipment, including safety, process downtime, environmental hazards, and fines.

Partnering with a Premier Manufacturer

TIPCO prioritizes supplying top-tier industrial hoses and fittings for our customers. Through a key channel partnership with Dixon, we offer the King Crimp System, which is specifically engineered to increase safety and reduce liability for industrial hose system components. A proud U.S. manufacturer since 1916, Dixon shares TIPCO’s dedication to remaining at the forefront of the industrial hose assembly industry. The King Crimp System is ideal for varied market applications including fuel delivery, dewatering pumps, air manifolds, rail car loading and unloading, and chemical plants. All TIPCO fabricators have successfully completed Dixon’s Coupling Workshop Training, making them exceptionally qualified to offering uniquely engineered solutions for your application.

Innovative Design and Superior Performance

Dixon’s vast manufacturing experience means its crimping products are engineered for superior performance:

Efficient and Intuitive:

Hose ODs and crimp specs, including part number and date of manufacturing, are etched onto the side of King crimp sleeves and ferrules, eliminating the time needed to reference crimp charts.

Light Duty Sleeve:

Dixon’s crimp sleeves offer a light duty alternative to band clamps for low pressure applications. The light duty sleeves can be used with Dixon’s Global Cam and Grove product line, as well as the King Crimp threaded fittings, and are available in Carbon Steel and 304 Stainless Steel.

Extensive Variety of Fittings:

The King Crimp System offers not only C&G fittings, but also includes:

  • Sanitary crimp fittings
  • KC nipples
  • Flange connection assemblies
  • N&P series for utility lines
  • Frac fittings
  • Steam fittings
  • Boss fittings for bulk air hoses


Ferrule and sleeve options are available in a variety of colors and can also be branded with your company logo.

Cam and Groove Compatibility:

Dixon prides itself on having the correct size and material available to you for your application. These include:

  • Stainless Steel EZ Boss Lock 1”-6”
  • Andrews Cam and Groove in Aluminum, Brass, and Stainless Steel 1”-6”
  • Global Cam and Groove in Aluminum, Brass, and Stainless Steel 1”-6”

Hose Manufacturer Compatibility:

Dixon has performed more than 1,800 comprehensive tests on more than 60 types of hoses, including hydrostatic tests with band clamps, sleeves, and ferrules at ambient and (elevated) max temperatures to replicate extreme conditions in any environment.

Dixon’s King Crimp systems will optimize your industrial hose assemblies while increasing the consistency and safety of your operation. Contact TIPCO’s trained fabricators at 410-356-0003 and let us engineer a solution for your application.

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