Gaskets

Mounting & Attaching Products

Dymax GA-201 Helps Increase Production and Cuts Costs

September 19, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Corporation is offering GA-201, a colorless, UV/Visible light-curable, tack free, moisture- and chemical-resistant FIP/CIP gasket for sealing heat sensitive substrates such as plastic enclosures. It replaces tapes, PSA die-cut gaskets, 2K epoxies, silicone rope, and RTV sealants, helping manufacturers reduce labor and part handling costs while increasing... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Honda/Acura VTEC Gaskets improve engine performance, maintenance.

July 27, 2016

Available for VTEC/Spool Filter and Variable Timing Solenoid applications, AJUSA gaskets help solve chronic problems and improve VTEC engine maintenance. AJUSA kit (PN# 01140000) includes six gaskets – 3 Variable Timing Solenoid gaskets and 3 VTEC/Spool Filter gaskets – that cover over 6 million Honda and Acura vehicle applications. Each gasket is built to meet or exceed OEM specifications while delivering optimized performance and reliability. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Lubricated Compound replaces rubber in seals and gaskets.

June 23, 2016

Intended for use in seals for non-pressure water and drain pipe, Sarlink® 9156-02 thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) elastomer provides lubricity for accelerated insertion of seals into fittings. Sealing force, retained over years, prolongs working lives of pipe seals, while stress relaxation, also maintained over years, optimizes sealing force. Processable on standard thermoplastic equipment, compound eliminates crosslinking associated with rubber and supports 2-component molding capability. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

EMI/RFI Shielding Gaskets carry UL94V0 certification.

June 1, 2016

Dual elastomer Ultra-Vanshield® EMI/RFI shielding gaskets – dark pigmented silver in silicone jacket (-16 jacket designation) over low compression force sponge core or silver/glass in silicone jacket (-26 jacket designation) over low compression force sponge core – offer respective volume resistivity values of 0.003 and 0.010 W-cm. Produced under UL file number E311158, both options achieve >90 dB shielding effectiveness in MIL-DTL-83528 testing and provide UL94V0 flame retardancy. Read More

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

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Conductive Silicone Rubber Gaskets feature fabric reinforcement.

May 11, 2016

Available in .020 and .032 in. thicknesses, SNE-556-R and SNE-540-R are nickel-graphite filled silicone rubber with fabric reinforcement that exhibit durability and dimensional stability. Both materials can be die cut or water jet cut into EMI shielding gaskets with narrow cross sections. While SNE-556-R consists of 65 durometer, conductive silicone used for EMI and environmental sealing, softer SNE-540-R is made in 40 durometer for enhanced conformability. 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

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mounting & Attaching Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Hoffmann + Krippner Expands Product Portfolio

March 10, 2016

US and Canadian Device System Manufacturers now have access to cutting edge German Technology for Sensing and Input Systems. Alpharetta, GA – Hoffmann + Krippner, Inc. (http://www.hoffmann-krippner.com) is proud to announce that TES Frontdesign has engaged in a joint venture with Hoffmann + Krippner as their new majority owner. This enables... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Large Canadian Nuclear Power Plant Uses Silflex Magnetic Shielding System

February 19, 2016

Marshield Radiation Shielding is proud to have recently supplied 1'x2'x0.5" Silflex premium magnetic shielding sheets to a large Canadian nuclear power plant. The sheets are being used as a replacement to existing lead blankets which have proven to be difficult to attach to the source. These magnetic radiation shielding sheets are adding to the shielding in flasks used for a single... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Orbel and Nolato Experts Partnering to Showcase Custom EMI/RFI Solutions at IMS 2016

February 12, 2016

Two great brands, one convenient solution. EMI/RFI specialists will be available for consultations in rapid prototyping, effective adaption to changes in operating environment, and advanced project management. Easton, PA — Orbel Corporation, designer and manufacturer of custom EMI/RFI shielding, photo-etched precision metal parts and stamping; and Nolato, developer of EMC and thermal... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

IP67 Gaskets and IP68 Gaskets for Sealed Enclosures

February 10, 2016

Interstate Specialty Products die-cuts gaskets that meet IP67 and IP68 standards for sealed enclosures. Ingress Protection (IP) standards are defined by the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and describe the degree of protection that a mechanical, electrical, or electronic enclosure provides. Interstate uses precision die-cutting to create IP67 and IP68 gaskets, and can achieve... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Methods for Cutting Large Gaskets Save Money and Increase Material Yield

February 9, 2016

Large gaskets are used in a wide variety of applications such as outdoor lighting and electronic equipment enclosures. Because these large custom gaskets can use significant amounts of material, technical buyers need to find ways to control costs. For product designers, cost savings are important, too. Precision die cutting from Interstate Specialty Products increases material yield, saving you... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Seginus Inc. is Pleased to Introduce R25-2-2007-1EH Gasket

February 4, 2016

The Gasket P/N R25-2-2007-1 is part of the Anti-Collision Light used on ATR42 and ATR72 series aircraft. The Anti-Collision Light is used to aid in aircraft recognition during ground and flight operations. The Anti-Collision Light is assembled from components such as Cap Assembly, Base Assembly, Gaskets, a Lamp assembly, and a transformer and connector assembly. Seginus Inc. has released the... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Gasket Material withstands high temperature and pressure.

February 4, 2016

Able to withstand temperature up to 925°F and pressure up to 2,000 psi, Durlon® 8900 has been thoroughly tested, passing API 607, 6th Edition Fire Test with zero leakage. Premium-grade, compressed non-asbestos gasket material contains high-strength fibers and graphite fillers bonded with nitrile synthetic rubber. Rubber level is optimized to obtain flexible sheet with good cutting properties without compromising physical properties in extreme heat and harsh conditions. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Mounting & Attaching Products

Gasket Strainers an Easy Order on the Web at Equalseal.com

January 26, 2016

If you'd like to protect your expensive downstream equipment from dangerous in line system debris, consider this inexpensive solution: Equalseal Gasket Strainers. We take a 100% stainless steel mesh disc, put it between two flange gaskets and laminate the whole assembly together. The mesh filters out debris and reduces the chance of failures and damage to your most important equipment.... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products, Packaging Equipment, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Newly Patented Single Door Design for Portable RF Shielded Room

September 10, 2015

Select Fabricators, Inc. awarded a US patent for its single door, double magnet enclosure door system. Canandaigua, NY USA – Select Fabricators, Inc. was awarded in May, 2015 a US patent for its non-radiating single door, double magnet sealing system.  Part of the complete RF EMI shielding design for Select-A-Shield portable test enclosures, Select Fabricators developed the patented (US... 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

Mounting & Attaching Products

CRP Automotive Solves Tricky BMW Oil Leaks with Special AJUSA Gaskets

August 17, 2015

Applications cover oil filter and oil cooler housings for BMW 6-Cyl engines Cranbury, NJ — CRP Automotive, a leading source of OE-quality replacement and service parts, offers a special series of AJUSA gaskets for applications on a wide range of BMW 6-Cylinder engines (95-present). These gaskets have been specifically designed to solve persistent oil leaks from the oil filter and oil... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Flexitallic Becomes First to Upgrade Standard Graphite Material

August 12, 2015

HOUSTON -- The Flexitallic Group (Flexitallic), an international leading manufacturer and supplier of high quality, high value industrial static sealing products, has announced the upgrade of its US-standard graphite material to Flexicarb SEL. Flexitallic is the first industrial sealing manufacturer to commit to standardize on a higher grade of graphite. Compared with traditional graphite... Read More