Self Lubricating Materials

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Lubricants

Garlock's Valve Stem Seal Wins Flow Control Innovation Award

October 1, 2010

Palmyra, N.Y.- The readers of Flow Control magazine have selected Garlock Sealing Technologies' Style 212-ULE ultra-low-emission valve stem seal for its 2010 Innovation Award in fluid containment. Designed to showcase the fluid handling industry's ongoing commitment to manufacturing excellence, the awards also recognize technology breakthroughs in the categories of fluid control and measurement....Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Lubricants

Valve Stem Packing simplifies leak detection and repair.

May 8, 2009

Style 212-ULE is comprised of 1 braid manufactured from yarn with GRAPH-LOCK® strands contained by Inconel® filament jacket, and second braid composed of graphite fiber and yarns. It withstands temperatures from -328 to +1,200°F in steam and non-oxidizing environments and up to 850°F in media containing free O2. Maximum pressure rating is 4,500 psig and pH rating is 0-14. Self-lubricating, corrosion-resistant packing is available in diameters of 1/8-5/8 in. and is fire-tested to API 589. Read More