Mechanical Seals

ETX Scraper Seals feature low coefficient of friction.
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

ETX Scraper Seals feature low coefficient of friction.

Suitable for pharmaceutical, medical, food and dairy processing applications, ETX Scraper Seals are machined from Ertalyte® PET-P.0020. Available for closed linear bearings and closed pillow and flange blocks, scraper seals keep bearings free from debris and bacterial contamination. Having continuous service temperature up to 210°F, units are designed with slight interface between shaft and...

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Metallized Carbon Corporation Offers Modern Carbon-Graphite Self-Lubricating Materials Ideal for Aircraft Shaft Mechanical Seals
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Metallized Carbon Corporation Offers Modern Carbon-Graphite Self-Lubricating Materials Ideal for Aircraft Shaft Mechanical Seals

Unique materials offer high thermal conductivity, low friction and oxidation resistance Metallized Carbon Corporation, a global leader in the manufacture of oil-free, self-lubricating, carbon-graphite materials for severe service lubrication applications, offers a variety of materials ideal for mechanical seals in aircraft shaft applications, including main shaft seals for both aircraft turbine...

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Dry Running Seal extends blower bearing life.
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Dry Running Seal extends blower bearing life.

Designed for multistage centrifugal blowers in applications where toxic and explosive gases are present, MAX Seal reduces fugitive emissions by up to 67% when compared to traditional seal options. Mechanical axial seal, constructed of 316 stainless steel with replaceable wearing components, does not require gas purge. Seal minimizes lubricant contamination and eliminates bearing contamination...

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Flexitallic Becomes First to Upgrade Standard Graphite Material
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Flexitallic Becomes First to Upgrade Standard Graphite Material

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...

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Ten Ways to Control Aluminum Costs
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Ten Ways to Control Aluminum Costs

All job shops want to save money, and one of the most lucrative ways to do this is by learning how to control the costs of materials such as aluminum. An analysis of your material usage as well as how much you end up scrapping can reveal a goldmine of savings. In this white paper, you will learn ten ways in which you can capitalize on these hidden reserves. From understanding scraps in a more mathematical way to accomplishing jobs with a lean manufacturing approach, this list will provide you with the necessary tools you need to assist you in your financial analysis of your shop’s material consumption. This paper also features real world case studies to illustrate how the right attitude towards material costs can affect real change in terms of money, time, and efficiency.

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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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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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APM Can Develop a Custom Sealing Solution for your Need

A company in Middletown, Connecticut wanted to extend the capability of their popular multi-room audio system to allow keypad control from outdoor locations. To make the keypad weatherproof, they required a transparent seal that would permit reading the legends on the buttons, facilitate through-seal operation and be easily integrated into their keypad design and be mounted to a standard outdoor...

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Freudenberg-NOK's Low Load Seal Design Improves Sealing Performance in General Motors Engines
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Freudenberg-NOK's Low Load Seal Design Improves Sealing Performance in General Motors Engines

Customizable offset seals offer simple assembly and component stress reduction PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) is a global leader in material innovations and custom-engineered sealing solutions. So it was only natural that when General Motors Corp. (GM) was searching for a static radial seal for several engine applications, the auto company ultimately...

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Screw Conveyor Shaft Seal lasts years without any maintenance.
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Screw Conveyor Shaft Seal lasts years without any maintenance.

Effective against product and gas interchange, Guardian Seal™ consists of multiple elastomer seals stretched over rotating screw conveyor shaft. Seals face both inward and outward, and gap in-between is filled with grease through remote zerk. As seals wear, they continue to conform to shaft to extend seal life. Self-adjustable product, with bolt on installation, requires occasional greasing...

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Freudenberg-NOK to Showcase Revolutionary Technology in Industrial Seals at the Mecanica Fair

PLYMOUTH, Mich. – To celebrate 85 years of innovation in sealing components, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies will have a presence at the 2014 Mecanica Fair- one of the largest industrial showcases in Latin America - with a series of exclusive products. The products that will be shown have been recently launched in the world market to meet the new efficiency standards set by the machinery...

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