Seals

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

FKM Seals Best for Harsh Environments

May 24, 2016

ROCHESTER, NY — Fluorocarbon elastomers (FKMs) provide significantly more effective sealing protection in extreme environments than nearly any other material, with excellent resistance to temperature, chemicals, fuels, ozone and weather.  Web Seal offers engineered gaskets, O-rings and molded shapes from a wide range of fluorocarbon materials such as DuPont’s™ Viton®, and an array of... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Basalt Tadpole Seals help increase product strength, safety.

May 19, 2016

Made from melted basalt rock without any additives, tadpole seals feature 100% recyclable, basalt woven fiber to offer environmentally friendly alternative to fiberglass materials. Properties include 2,500–3,000 mpa tensile strength; acid/alkali, abrasion, and chemical resistance; and thermal conductivity of 1.44–1.46 W/m-k. With 2,642°F melting point, this non-hazardous, non-combustible, fire-resistant material operates up to 1,200°F (continuous) and 1,800°F (intermittent). Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Packaging Equipment

Freudenberg-NOK Showcases Customized Sealing System for Steel Processing Equipment at AISTech 2016

May 18, 2016

Innovative radial shaft seal and new water guard improve overall roller bearing reliability in work rolls PLYMOUTH, Mich. – In the harsh environment of a steel plant, reliability is essential. An unplanned breakdown of a sealing system causes loss of production or additional cost of spare parts. As a sealing system expert, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) has... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Services

Shelf Life of Rubber Products

April 25, 2016

Rubber products can remain in inventory for long periods of time. Shelf life, the storage period prior to part installation, varies by elastomer type. Storage conditions such as temperature, humidity, ozone, and exposure to light also affect the shelf life of rubber products. By understanding these factors and best practices, buyers can make informed decisions about sourcing elastomers and... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Freudenberg's Levitex® Technology Revolutionizes Automotive Engine Seals

April 15, 2016

Visitors are welcome to visit Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies in booth #1229 at the SAE World Congress April 12-14 in Detroit. Plymouth, Mich. - U.S. fuel efficiency standards will nearly double between 2012 and 2025, and Freudenberg’s Low Emission Sealing Solution (LESS) components can help vehicle manufacturers meet these strict new limits while introducing cleaner, more efficient... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Flush Flanged Diaphragm Seal prevents clogging.

April 12, 2016

Used to isolate pressure instruments from harsh media, Ashcroft DF diaphragm seal comes in various diaphragm sizes with range of available wetted materials and instrument connections. Flush flanged design eliminates use of lower housing and prevents clogging around diaphragm. Raised face or ring joint flange mate directly to 6 different ASME flange union sizes. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Dry Running Seal extends blower bearing life.

April 5, 2016

Designed for multistage centrifugal blowers in applications where toxic and explosive gases are present, MAX Seal reduces fugitive emissions by up to 67% when compared to traditional seal options. Mechanical axial seal, constructed of 316 stainless steel with replaceable wearing components, does not require gas purge. Seal minimizes lubricant contamination and eliminates bearing contamination from process gas. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Mounting & Attaching Products

DSTI to Attend 2016 Subsea Tieback Exhibition in San Antonio

March 18, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Dynamic Sealing Technologies (DSTI) will be showcasing its high pressure subsea and topside fluid swivel technology at Subsea Tieback Forum and Exhibition (SSTB) March 22 - 24, 2016 in San Antonio, Texas. "As the industry continues to face economic challenges, now, more important than ever, is the time for oil and gas leaders to focus on standardization and improving... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Vehicle Comfort at Minus 40 Degrees

February 26, 2016

New class of materials for shock absorber seals Weinheim, Germany, – With a new high-performance material, Freudenberg Sealing Technologies (FST) is ensuring that shock absorbers can reliably do their job even in extremely low temperatures, down to -40°F . At the same time, the new material mixture, which is coming into use in damper seals for cars and commercial vehicles, is much more... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Dock Seals and Shelters help maximize energy efficiency.

February 3, 2016

Designed to meet requirements of each dock, Elite Series includes Adjustable Inflatable model with vertical air bags that sustain tight seal, keeping perishable product secure and maintaining strict climate control. Stationary Inflatable allows full access to trailer interiors, but header and vertical air bags maintain solid seal that preserves internal temperatures and keeps out rain/snow. Also supporting full trailer access, wear-resistant Air Frame Inflatable conforms to trailer irregularities. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Check Valve offers floor drain back-up water flooding protection.

November 16, 2015

Offered in 2 and 3 in. dia sizes, SureSeal® Plus consists of waterless in-floor drain trap seal with additional check valve to protect against property-damaging water back-ups. EPDM water-blocking check valve flapper and housing withstand up to 5 ft of head pressure. Besides flood prevention, unit uses waterless trap seal technology to block toxic sewer gas and insects from infiltrating occupied areas. ASSE-1072-compliant design uses built-in ½ in. dia airlock vent to relieve pressure. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Bright Plastics Modifies Confluence Outdoor Orbix(TM) Hatch System Designed to Keep Kayaks Dry

October 29, 2015

Greensboro, N.C. – Bright Plastics, Inc. – a custom injection molding company – has improved a hatch system for Confluence Outdoor, maker of kayaks, canoes and related accessories. The design was modified and new tooling was custom-built for their Orbix™ hatch system. The hatch now includes a molded-in rubber seal – with a tighter tolerance than a rubber gasket – to prevent leaking... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Seginus Inc. is Pleased to Introduce 9920-020000-01EH and 9135- 000000-05AEH Sealing Shaft and Plunger Assemblies

October 26, 2015

The Sealing shaft and Plunger are both used in water valve assemblies manufactured by AOA Luftfartgeräte Gauteng of Germany. The water valves are solenoid operated valves which control the water supply to the toilet assembly spray ring. Seginus Inc. has released the following FAA PMA replacement parts to aid in your cost reduction programs when maintaining your Water Valve Assemblies ... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Belleville Wire Cloth Co., Inc. to Show Off Latest Wire Mesh Products at 2016 AHR Expo

October 26, 2015

Belleville Wire Cloth Co., Inc. is proud to announce, that they will be taking part in the 2016 AHR Expo (International Air-Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigerating Exposition). This year Belleville Wire Cloth will be showing off some of their latest products, including samples, in BOOTH # 3867. The show itself will be taking place between January 25th and 27th, 2015 at the Orange County... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Freudenberg-NOK CASCO(TM) Seals Offer Superior Performance to Commercial Diesel Vehicles

October 15, 2015

Engine seals result in up to a 70 percent savings in energy Plymouth, Mich. - Diesel engines play an essential role in transporting goods and services around the country. But the light commercial vehicles and heavy duty trucks that ply the nation’s freeways are constantly exposed to aggressive environmental conditions – temperature extremes, atmospheric pollutants, challenging terrain... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Permanent Lubricious Materials feature low COF.

October 14, 2015

With inherent low coefficient of friction, Quniton™ Materials resist bonding or sticking to wide range of materials and offer extended lifespan due to minimized wear and abrasion. Materials retain all performance attributes including chemical and thermal stability, and are suitable for applications with severe chemical exposure and temperatures as high as 500°F. Typical applications include water heater valves, flow meters, syringe plugs, plunger seals, and vial seals. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Freudenberg-NOK Announces First Major Order for Frictionless Automotive Engine Seals

October 8, 2015

Plymouth, Mich. – Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) has won its first major order for its new generation of automotive seals. The frictionless Levitex seals, a subject of the company's research for years, will go into an engine for a global platform in 2017. The new seals function with a cushion of air, reducing both fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. Levitex seals... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Static Seals prevent corrosion, bacteria in food industry.

September 23, 2015

Consisting of flat metallic gasket and trapezoidal, vulcanized-on elastomer bead of 70 EPDM 291, Hygienic Usit creates dead-space-free, static seal when used with screws in splash zones of dairy operations. This makes it impossible for microfilms to form between screw head and contact surface. In areas with product contact, seals are used with polished screws to facilitate cleaning. Product seals static machine parts against liquid and gaseous media and meets US/UK food industry requirements. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Freudenberg-NOK Offers Globally Compatible Materials to Help Customers Meet International Food and Beverage Regulations

September 1, 2015

Materials that simultaneously meet European and U.S. standards validated and available PLYMOUTH, Mich. - Today's industrial world thrives on globalization. Yet when it comes to chemicals and materials, regional reporting requirements and regulations can confound companies operating in multiple countries. Fortunately for customers in the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Modular Mechanical Seal is designed for chemical pumps.

September 1, 2015

As seal system for standard chemical pumps with conically opened sealed space, HRC N series features rotating counter ring against stationary seal face. Double seal version, HRC3300N, employs stationary seat that does not require binding and atmosphere side to facilitate servicing. Omission of binding enables use of DiamondFace diamond coating, and operating temperature increases to +392°F. Seal faces are of silicon carbide, and stationary seats are of carbon materials or silicon carbide. Read More