Panel Mount Ball Valves

On February 22nd, 2011, posted in: Ball Valves by

  • Rugged steel construction with zinc plating
  • High quality nitrile o-ring seals or viton seals upon request
  • All ball valves 100% certified for function and no leakage
  • All valves available with pressed roll pin handle or threaded handle

read more

Needle Valves

On February 22nd, 2011, posted in: Needle Valves by

Threaded Needle Valves
  • Rugged steel construction with Zinc plating
  • All needle valves 100% certified for function and no leakage
  • Available with 1/8 ” NPTF taper thread mounting
  • Optional filter screens with various mesh sizes

Grommet Mount Needle Valves

  • Available with bottom mount using DAPCO rubber grommet
  • Available for hose sizes of 3/16″, 1/4″ , 5/16″ I.D hose
  • Available with filter screen of 30-200 mesh

read more

Large Grommet Tank Fittings

On February 22nd, 2011, posted in: Tank Fittings by

  • Steel, brass and plastic fittings available
  • Top mount fittings available with steel or nylon withdraw tubes
  • Withdraw tubes available with filter screen
  • Top and bottom mount using DAPCO rubber grommet
  • Straight or 90 deg fittings for hose sizes from 3/8 deg to 5/8 deg I.D. hose

read more

In Tank Filter / Pickups

On February 22nd, 2011, posted in: In Tank Filter / Pickups by

Brass Pickup
  • Nylon body pickups available for 1/4″, 5/16″ and 3/8″ I.D hose
  • Available with filter screens of 30-150 mesh
  • Available with check valve

Plastic Pickup

  • Brass body pickups available for 1/8″, 3/16″ and 1/4″ I.D hose
  • Available with filter screen of 28 or 76 micron retention

read more

  • Rugged steel construction with zinc plating
  • High quality nitrile o-ring seals or viton seals upon request
  • All ball valves 100% certified for function and no leakage
  • All valves available with pressed roll pin handle or knob
  • All ball valves 1/4 turn with on-off positions identified
  • Optional filter screens with various MESH sizes available



read more

Drain Valves

On February 22nd, 2011, posted in: Ball Valves by

3/8 NTPF Drain Valves

  • Rugged steel construction with zinc plating
  • High quality nitrile o-ring seals or Viton seals upon request
  • Available with varying lengths from thread mount to hose barb
  • 10 mm hex, knurled end, or roll-pin handle available on needle

Metric Drain valves

  • Rugged steel construction with zinc plating
  • High quality nitrile o-ring seals or Viton seals upon request
  • Metric thread sizes from 14 mm to 20 mm available
  • Available with varying lengths from thread mount to hose barb
  • Adapters from metric thread to female 3/8” NPTF thread also available

read more

In Line Ball Valves

On February 22nd, 2011, posted in: Ball Valves, In Line Ball Valves by

  • Rugged steel construction with zinc plating
  • High quality nitrile o-ring seals or viton seals upon request
  • All ball valves 100% certified for function and no leakage
  • All valves available with pressed roll pin handle or knob
  • All ball valves  turn with on-off positions identified

read more

New Refrigeration Product Line

On April 5th, 2010, posted in: News by

In September 2009 DAPCO Industries purchased the assets of AJ Williams Manufacturing Company, a leading manufacturer of refrigeration shut off valves and custom fittings. DAPCO Industries is very excited about this opportunity to diversify into a new markets and we believe that this product line fits well within our core competencies.

read more

Celebrating 65th Anniversary

On August 20th, 2008, posted in: News by

Earlier this year, DAPCO Industries celebrated its sixty-fifth anniversary. The company was started in 1943, by Ward Tupper in downtown Dexter, Michigan opening our doors to supply American Armed Forces during World War II. After the war, Ward Tupper led DAPCO into the screw machine business. He specialized in a number of fuel fittings, shut off valves, and other custom components for outdoor power equipment; this is the same business niche that DAPCO Industries currently occupies. Today, DAPCO is still a family owned company that employs over 170 people and thrives in a state-of-the-art 92,000 square-foot facility.

Throughout our history, DAPCO has led local and state businesses with new initiatives. In 1979, DAPCO became one of the first two businesses in the State of Michigan to purchase and use an IBM RS-6000 mini-mainframe using our own proprietary software. In 1986 we were one of the founding members of the Dexter Area Chamber of Commerce. In 1988, DAPCO became to first business to commit and move to the newly developed Dexter Business and Research Park. Throughout the early nineties, we upgraded our manufacturing equipment with the latest CNC technology. In 1998, we upgraded our computer systems again with latest in client-based manufacturing software and all-new hardware. In 2003, we sought and received our first ISO certification, which has since been upgraded to ISO 9001:2000. Our latest initiative is creation and implementation of a lean manufacturing culture.

At DAPCO, we are proud of our rich sixty-five year history in Dexter. We have been, and plan to remain a leader in giving back to the community where we live and work. We look forward to a bright future and the challenges of an ever more competitive world market. As a DAPCO customer we want to THANK YOU for giving us the opportunity to be a partner in your business endeavors.

read more

On March 27, 2008 Dapco Industries received the Clean Corporate Citizens Longevity Award during a ceremony in Lansing Michigan. The award was presented by the Department of Environmental Quality Director Steven E Chester. This award was given to 11 Michigan facilities for maintaining their Clean Corporate Citizens (C3) status for more than five years. On November 20, 2002 DAPCO Industries became Michigan’s 53rd Clean Corporate Citizen and have continued to meet the requirements for the past five years.

The Clean Corporate Citizen program is a voluntary incentive program that recognizes Michigan’s top environmental performers. To earn Clean Corporate Citizen status a company must implement a facility specific environment management system that sets targets and objectives for continuous environmental development, adopt an active pollution prevention program that focuses on reduce-reuse-recycle, and have a consistent record of compliance with applicable state and federal environmental requirements. Through this program DAPCO Industries management and employees have been able to express their concern for the environment, and are helping to set an example for all Michigan companies on how to successfully integrate environmental efforts into everyday business operations. DAPCO Industries participation in the Clean Corporate Citizens program demonstrates that focusing on environmental management and pollution prevention goes hand-in-hand with a successful business strategy.

read more