Self-Sealing Fasteners withstand pressures to 6,000 psi.
November 8, 2005 -
Pre-assembled, self-sealing fasteners, compatible with all surface finishes, provide fastening and sealing integrity in one unit. Available in various materials, integral o-ring is held captive in precision engineered groove under head. Vibration-resistant and reusable machine screws, rivets, bolts, and nuts feature self-sealing, vibration-resistant SEELOC® washers with silicone rubber section molded and bonded to stainless steel formed washer.
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|Original Press release |
44 Honeck St.
Englewood, NJ, 07631
Reusable, High-Pressure Self-Sealing Fasteners
Englewood, NJ, November 2, 2005 ... APM's patented, pre-assembled self-sealing fasteners provide both fastening and sealing integrity in a single unit. Unique design features a resilient O-ring held captive in a precision engineered groove under the head. Vibration-resistant and reusable machine screws, rivets, bolts and nuts withstand internal and external pressures/vacuum to 6,000 psi. SEELOC® Washers are self-sealing, vibration-resistant washers, each having a silicone rubber section, molded and bonded to a stainless steel formed washer.
APM's self-sealing fasteners provide positive sealing under vacuum or pressure, install like a conventional fastener and are reusable & compatible with all surface finishes. the metal-to-metal contact assures fastening integrity and are available in optional O-ring seal materials - silicone rubber, BUNA-N, Viton®, and others.They provide uniform, high-strength design and meets Military MIL-S-82496A spec for integral O-ring self-sealing machine screws.] Among the typical applications: are fuel tanks, pressure gauges, gear/transmission boxes, valves, motor housings, instrument and communication gear housings, portable instruments, Military equipment, food processing systems, and any application where both fastening and sealing are required.
For more information and to request a catalog contact:
APM HEXSEAL, 44 Honeck St., Englewood, NJ 07631
APM HEXSEAL CORPORATION
44 Honeck Street
Englewood, NJ 07631
Technical Contact: Ken Schwinn