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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Services

Rapid Replacement Part Service helps minimize downtime.

Aug 26, 2016

Freudenberg Xpress provides replacement parts, prototypes, and small production runs of seals and other components. Using CNC lathe machine with milling functions, company can produce complex seals that are more than 5 ft in diameter and with features such as oval cuttings, holes on seal circumference, and hexagonal and rectangular shapes. Components are made from 94 AU 30000 polyurethane, which... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Radial Shaft Seal Ring targets tire pressure control systems.

Jun 02, 2015

Featuring 2 sealing lips, Simmerring Central Tire Inflation Seal is designed for pressures up to 8 bar and circumferential speeds up to 10 m/s. Primary seal lip is made of wear-proof, glass-fiber-reinforced PTFE that handles sealing against air, reducing pressure on second seal lip, which is made of fluorocarbon rubber or nitrile rubber with Shore hardness of A 72. Connection between PTFE seal... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

FKM Material offers flexibility in extreme cold.

May 22, 2015

Serving as standard material for O-rings, 75 FKM 38269 is suited for use throughout processing applications in chemical, pharmaceutical, and food industries. FKM (Fluorocarbon) material, stable for long-term static use in both oxidizing and alkaline cleaning and disinfecting agents, also withstands cleaning processes employing CIP and SIP procedures. Approvals include FDA 21 CFR 177.2600 and EU... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

EPDM Rubber Compound is 45% bio-renewable.

Apr 27, 2015

Made from polymer produced from sugarcane-based feedstock, EPDM Rubber Compound is capable of withstanding temperatures up to 150°C and has optimized compressive stress force retention. Sugarcane base allows material to be 45% bio-renewable, which ultimately reduces manufacturing carbon footprint. Applications include seals for coolants, steam, synthetic hydraulic fluids, brake fluids, and... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Liquid Silicone Seals exhibit lotus effect (superhydrophobicity).

Apr 24, 2015

With surface-located protrusions measured in microns and modeled after surface of lotus flower, Liquid Silicone Seals feature structure resistant to water as well as viscous substances. Friction-reducing microstructure of sealing surface can help ease assembly in dry state without need for lubrication, and lightweight construction promotes application versatility. Also, liquid... Read More

Green & Clean, Mechanical Power Transmission

Hydraulic Axle Guide Bearing helps keep trains on track.

Sep 24, 2014

Receiving its control information from cameras, path sensors, GPS data, and programmed maps or from built-in sensors for power control, active hydraulic axle guide bearing HALL 2.0 enables railed vehicle axles to corner independently to predetermined degree and allow bearings to change in response to external pressure. In addition to helping trains handle curves better, this actively controllable... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Hydraulic Rod Seal withstands extreme conditions.

Jul 25, 2014

Consisting of 2 distinct polyurethanes, HDR-2C Rod Seal offers extrusion stability at high pressures and flexibility to address environmental challenges encountered in fluid power industry. Seal back is made from polyurethane 98 AU 928 with hardness grade of 98 Shore A, while seal lips are made of polyurethane 92 AU 21100 with optimized dynamic sealing properties. Operating at pressures up to 500... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Silicone Material targets food and beverage industry.

Jun 25, 2014

Offering chemical and temperature resistance in aggressive environments, LZ636 Silicone Compound can be molded into custom-tailored profiles. Material blocks microwave radiation leakage in large commercial applications. Incorporating proprietary fillers in rubber base, LZ636 is compliant with U.S. FDA requirements. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Elastomeric Static Seal targets lightweight components.

Mar 10, 2014

Supporting trend of powertrain modules with lightweight design, Curve Gasket helps minimize amount of structural plastic required in engine covers. To achieve dimensional stability and lower reaction forces essential for sealing lightweight thermoplastic covers, Curve Gasket uses combination of constant and undulated cross-sections that minimize loading. Undulated sections use same design... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Bonded Solenoid Plungers improve longevity and performance.

Mar 07, 2014

Part of Integrated Molded Components (IMC) offering, bonded solenoid plungers come in numerous designs tested to meet performance requirements for solenoid valves. Products normally combine carrier part made of stainless or standard steel and elastomer material bonded to it. Range of elastomer materials, including magnetically switchable elastomer, is available for all applications. Uses... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Radial Shaft Seal protects wind turbines.

Jan 22, 2014

Designed with integrated deflector lip, Merkel Radiamatic R 55 Radial Shaft Sealing Ring protects wind turbine systems against harsh environment elements and eliminates need to use second seal, which is common in existing wind systems. In addition, seal minimizes installation space and can even offset radial play or shaft eccentricity without neglecting sealing and deflecting functions. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Noise-Reduction Sealing System suits underwater construction.

Aug 19, 2013

Designed to help protect marine mammals, Sealing System uses air cushion process to reduce underwater noise generated during foundation work for offshore facilities by 10 dB. System consists of 3 sealing rings that enclose external hollow pipe on upper end against column to be driven, allowing air to be compressed into middle space, displacing water. System performs at depths up to 40 m and at... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

PTFE Radial Shaft Seals withstand shaft runout.

Jul 15, 2013

Offering alternative to mechanical face seals, Radiamatic HTS II EWS Seals combine PTFE shaft sealing ring and flexible PTFE bellows element in one application, preventing runout separation and leakage. Arrayed folds provide shaft sealing ring with flexibility to absorb kinetic energy transferred by slide surface. Available in 6 different configurations, chemical-resistant seals are suited for... Read More

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