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

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...

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Adhesives & Sealants

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

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,...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Adaptive Suspension System from Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Keep Tractors Comfortable and Flexible

Convenience at the push of a button Plymouth, Mich. – Farmers and other workers often spend hours at a time driving in their tractors, so physical comfort is a priority. Because the front axles of tractors are subject to highly variable loads, the hydropneumatic systems used in suspension systems are adjusted to fixed spring rate characteristics. Now, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies...

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Freudenberg-NOK's Custom Crankshaft Seals Help Brigham Young Roll to SAE Supermileage® Victories

Company’s low friction, Energy Saving Seals reduced friction on race course PLYMOUTH, Mich. — Earlier this month, a team of enterprising students from Brigham Young University achieved a fuel economy of 1,244 miles out of a single gallon of fuel. The team achieved these remarkable results, in part, by installing energy saving seals from Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies into the engine of...

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Freudenberg-NOK Introduces Innovative, Fireproof Materials for the Aviation Industry that Save Cost and Weight

PLYMOUTH, Mich. – In its latest innovation aimed at aerospace customers, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies has introduced new materials that help aircraft manufacturers save weight and production costs while exceeding fire resistance and fireproof requirements for engine nacelles. Seals in engine nacelles must withstand fire of more than 1,832° F (1,000°C) for 15 minutes per ISO...

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Radial Shaft Seal Ring targets tire pressure control systems.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Radial Shaft Seal Ring targets tire pressure control systems.

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...

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Adhesives & Sealants

Flat Gaskets for Especially Demanding Applications in the Processing Industry

PLYMOUTH, Mich.,Â- – Increasing requirements, including rising surface pressures and high operating temperatures, have made flat gaskets indispensable in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. However, fluctuating loads and changes in internal pressure pose major challenges to their performance. Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) offers flat gaskets made of three...

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FKM Material offers flexibility in extreme cold.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

FKM Material offers flexibility in extreme cold.

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...

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EPDM Rubber Compound is 45% bio-renewable.
Adhesives & Sealants

EPDM Rubber Compound is 45% bio-renewable.

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...

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Liquid Silicone Seals exhibit lotus effect (superhydrophobicity).
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Liquid Silicone Seals exhibit lotus effect (superhydrophobicity).

With surface-located protrusions measured in microns and modeled after surface ofÂ- 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...

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