Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

FKM Seals Best for Harsh Environments
Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

FKM Seals Best for Harsh Environments

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.Â-  Web Seal offers engineered gaskets, O-rings and molded shapes from a wide range of fluorocarbon materials such as DuPont’s™ Viton®, and an...

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Shelf Life of Rubber Products
Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

Shelf Life of Rubber Products

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...

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Permanent Lubricious Materials feature low COF.
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Permanent Lubricious Materials feature low COF.

With inherent low coefficient of friction, Quniton™ Materials resist bonding or sticking to wide range of materials and offer extended lifespan due to minimized wear and abrasion. Materials retain all performance attributes including chemical and thermal stability, and are suitable for applications with severe chemical exposure and temperatures as high as 500°F. Typical applications...

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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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Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

Static Seals prevent corrosion, bacteria in food industry.

Consisting of flat metallic gasket and trapezoidal, vulcanized-on elastomer bead of 70 EPDM 291, Hygienic Usit creates dead-space-free, static seal when used with screws in splash zones of dairy operations. This makes it impossible for microfilms to form between screw head and contact surface. In areas with product contact, seals are used with polished screws to facilitate cleaning. Product seals...

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Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

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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Labyrinth Cartridge Seal protects split block housed bearings.
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Labyrinth Cartridge Seal protects split block housed bearings.

Promoting machine performance and uptime, SKF Taconite Seal protects against contaminated or wet operating conditions. This multi-stage seal is optimized to foster exclusion of contaminants; prevent water ingress, even during high-pressure washing; maximize bearing and seal service life; and reduce grease consumption. Machined cast iron or steel seal consists of one stationary and one rotating...

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Radial Shaft Seal Ring targets tire pressure control systems.
Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

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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Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Develops Leak-tight Radial Shaft Seal for Roller Bearings in Steel Plants

PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies’ (Freudenberg-NOK) unique solution to the roller bearing challenges found in steel plants – the Merkel Radiamatic RPM 41 radial shaft seal – will be on display at the AISTech Steel Premier Technology Event in Cleveland, Ohio May 4-7. Radial shaft seals for roller bearings in steel plants, for example those used for work rolls, are...

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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler
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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler

As a leader in industrial sampling equipment at Sentry Equipment, our success is built on a history of innovation and designs that epitomize value and efficiency. The new Hygienic Automatic Sampler is another example of our dedication to developing quality engineered products. To learn how this product can streamline the sampling process for dry, free-flowing materials, see our new video.

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