O Rings

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

Mounting & Attaching Products

Seginus Inc. is Pleased to Introduce 9200-116-0EH, O-Ring

February 3, 2016

The O-Ring P/N 9200-116-0 described here is a part of the Electrical Magnetic Detector used in CFM56-5B, 5C aircraft engines. CFM56-5B engines are used in all models of Airbus A320 family and CFM56-5C engines power Airbus’ long-range A340-200 and -300 airliners. The Electrical Magnetic Detector uses a magnet to catch ferromagnetic metal particles in suspension in the engine’s lubrication... 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

O-Ring Kit helps users choose proper O-ring for application.

April 8, 2014

Standard O-Ring Kit helps users determine appropriate O-ring for application at hand, especially concerning hydraulic fittings. Designed to be used with common thread forms and flanges on equipment, kit contains 181 O-Rings (90 durometer) in 24 different sizes. Components include several sizes of Code 61 and 62 Flanges, O-ring boss, and O-ring face seals. Chart on inside cover provides details of each O-ring and its application. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

O-Ring Kits aid hydraulic/pneumatic machine repair and service.

September 11, 2013

Intended for use by service technicians, mechanics, or repair facilities that have to carry out repairs to machinery which use hydraulic or pneumatic systems, metric O-Ring Kits comprise 300+ individual 70 durometer Buna N O-Rings. Available O-rings range in sizes from 7 mm OD with 2 mm section to 52 mm OD with 4 mm section. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Specialty FKM withstands aggressive oils.

July 16, 2013

Classified as Type 4 FKMs by ASTM standards, AFLAS® 200 P is suited for applications that need to withstand aggressive oils containing anti-oxidants, solvents, ozone, acids, and bases. Peroxide-curable product offers optimized performance at cold temperatures (Tg = -13°C, TR-10 = -8°C), and can be solvated and applied as coating. Typical applications include oil seals, shaft seals, O-rings, and variety of other parts and fittings. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products, Green & Clean

Freudenberg Technology Helps Drive the 2013 "Engine of the Year" Winner

June 26, 2013

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies supplies numerous seals for the award-winning Ford three-cylinder engine STUTTGART/WEINHEIM, Germany – Ford Motor Co.’s 999cc, three-cylinder turbo engine has been recognized by global automotive journalists as the “International Engine of the Year” at the Engine Expo in Stuttgart, Germany and receipt of this coveted award is great news for both the... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Safety & Security Equipment

PSL Serve Is Offering 10% OFF all Spares for Your Process Equipment Throughout the Month of December*

December 14, 2012

PSL Serve provides all spare parts for your filtration, drying and high containment systems including: Filter Meshes, Pre & HEPA filters, O-rings, Gasket/Seals, Bellows, Agitators, Gloves, Gloveports, Glass/Acrylic Windows, Continuous Liner, Liner Cartridges and more. <4444>They will ensure that your equipment remains in peak condition with the supply of quality approved spare parts. Every spare... Read More

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

Perfluoroelastomer Compounds provide sealing for nearly any medium.

April 5, 2012

Offering resistance to reactive media, organic solvents, acids, and alkalis in broad range of temperatures and pressures, Simriz 506 is suited for custom molded parts while Simriz 509 is intended for O-rings. Products contain inert mineral fillers to prevent leaching when they come into contact with media to be sealed. Maintaining cold flexibility down to -53.6°F and operating in temperatures up to 446°F, Simriz seals meet requirements of pharmaceutical and food and beverage industries. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

White EPDM Material suits hygienic sealing applications.

March 14, 2012

Developed for use in O-rings, molded parts, and butterfly valve seals in hygienic applications where cleanliness is crucial, White 70 EPDM 253815 replaces carbon black particles that are considered indispensable for mechanical durability and chemical resistance with special mineral fillers. Material is certified and approved in accordance with U.S. Pharmacopeia Class VI, FDA, and EC 1935/2004 regulations, and is guaranteed to be free of animal derived ingredients. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Fluoroelastomer O-Ring Compound withstands high temperatures.

December 7, 2011

Resistant to motor oils with aggressive additives, FKM (80 FKM 233877) survives exposure to coolant and lubricant that reaches temperatures to 180°C in internal combustion engines of industrial drive technologies. O-rings made from this material can be used permanently at temperatures of up to 150°C as well as for short periods at temperatures to 180°C. Material, manufactured entirely without lead, is safe for environment, from compounding and processing to finished product and recycling. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Green & Clean

Simrit Unveils UL 1703 Certified Solar EPDM Compound at Solar Power International 2011

October 28, 2011

DALLAS, -- Simrit, the industrial sealing products division of Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies, will introduce its latest ethylene propylene diene Monomer (EPDM) rubber compound during Solar Power International held at the Dallas Convention Center from Oct. 17 to 20. The 70 EPDM 135151material - which has garnered the UL (Underwriters Laboratory) 1703 certification - is applicable for... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Weldable Safety Swivel Load Rings come in metric sizes.

May 25, 2011

RoHS compliant, quick mountable GN 587 weldable safety swivel load rings can be loaded from any direction with approved safety factor 4. Load ring is forged steel, European Standard No. 1.6541, high-tensile tempered, with bright pink powder coated finish, while weld-on block is forged steel (ST52-3N) with natural finish. Retaining spring is stainless steel tape. GN 587 load rings comply with Mechanical Engineering Directive 98/37/CE and are BG tested. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Misumi Offers New Stainless Steel Pressure Tanks, and Expands Line of Vacuum Piping Parts and Accessories

May 10, 2011

New pressure tanks offer varying shapes, capacities and optional features, and new piping parts are designed for liquid pumping and vacuum defoaming.<4444>(Schaumburg, IL) MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (TOKYO: 9962), has introduced a total of 19 new products to its Sanitary Pipes, Vacuum Piping Parts and Tanks product category. The new products... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Precision Associates Produces the "World's Smallest O-Ring"

November 2, 2010

Minneapolis, MN - U.S. seal manufacturer Precision Associates announced today that the company has successfully manufactured what it believes to be is the world's smallest O-Ring. The molded O-Ring has a Cross section of .006" (.15 mm) and an Inside Diameter of .008" (.2 mm). "With an Outside Diameter of only .020" (.5 mm), this O-Ring is 2/3 the size of our previous smallest seal" stated the... Read More

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

U.S. Made Gumlast(TM) L8010 Successfully Benchmarked Against Kalrez® 6375

April 1, 2010

ROHNERT PARK, California (September 08, 2009) - Nugeneration Technologies (NuGenTec) announced today that its Gumlast(TM) L8010 has been successfully benchmarked against Kalrez® 6375 at Chevron Richmond refinery. Gumlast(TM) L8010 is 100% pure FFKM and is manufactured in the U.S.A. Utilizing the latest cross-linking and reinforcement techniques, multiple grades have been formulated to optimize... Read More

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

White Viton® and EPDM Compounds Approved for USP VI Applications

September 18, 2009

Minneapolis, MN - September 15, 2009: U.S. seal manufacturer Precision Associates announced today that the company has successfully tested its white Viton® compound 48725 and white EPDM compound 423725 for compliance to USP VI requirements. <4444>Compound 48725 (Viton®) exhibits excellent chemical resistance, even when compared to most fluoroelastomers while compound 423725 (EPDM) has very... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

O-Rings resist corrosion match application requirements.

August 20, 2009

Made from perfluoroelastomer, Viton®, neoprene, nitrile, EPDM, solid and cellular urethane or silicone, and santoprene, custom fabricated O-rings can be spliced, vulcanized, and supplied in sizes from 1/32 - 48 in. I.D. with 1/16 - ¼ in. cross sections, depending upon material and construction. They are available in hardness from supersoft to 90 Durometer. Applications include wide range of pumps, valves, compressors, and devices used in medical instruments. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Custom O-Ring Kits suit hydraulic fittings and adapters.

July 9, 2009

Specifically designed to provide O-rings for popular hose fittings and adapters, ORK-C4 Kits consist of carrying case, 4 separate product boxes with PIRTEK branding, and description of contents in each box. O-rings are suitable for S.A.E. flanges, flat face O.R.F.S., and O-ring boss male fittings. Read More

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

Elastomers exhibit explosive decompression resistance.

July 7, 2009

Developed for oil and gas applications, XploR(TM) range of explosive decompression resistant materials includes compounds in HNBR, FKM, and Isolast® Perfluoroelastomer (FFKM), each of which demonstrates explosive decompression resistance. Materials in XploR(TM) range satisfy NORSOK M-710 sour service and Rapid Gas Decompression test conditions. They are available in standard international o-ring sizes and cross sections, along with custom-engineered solutions and seal designed profiles. Read More