Flexitallic Becomes First to Upgrade Standard Graphite Material
Mechanical Seals

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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Mechanical Seals

Oil Sealing Systems feature hybrid oil wiper element.

Used in reciprocating compressors, heterogeneously designed Redura® Oil Sealing Systems combine different ring types, each executing complimentary functions to achieve longest mean time between overhaul at lowest leakage rates. Optimized ring design allows systems to fulfill requirements of dynamic tightness. With razor blade technology, hybrid oil wiper element utilizes thin bronze blade...

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Miscellaneous Seals

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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Miscellaneous Materials

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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Labyrinth Cartridge Seal protects split block housed bearings.
Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

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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Miscellaneous Seals

DTi Seals and Trim Approved by UL as Recognized Components

EPDM rubber trims and edge seals certified to rigorous UL50 and UL50E standards Southborough, MA — Device Technologies, Inc. (DTi), a leader in the design and manufacture of enclosure related and environmental protection components, announced today that Underwriters Labs (UL) has approved its Seal-Fast™ Door Seals and Trim-Fast™ Edge Trim for EPDM gasketing materials to the stringent UL50...

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Electrical and Lighting Covers

APM Develops Sealing Solution for International Applications

Englewood, New Jersey, USAÂ- – The pushbutton boot with a flare is well-suited for a variety of industrial, military, medical, marine and many other demanding applications where substandard quality and failure is not an option. The APM 1231/46 sealing boot provides an additional layer of protection against extreme environments including dust, splashing or hose-directed water. In...

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Ipsen Awarded U.S. Patent on Sealing Mechanism for a Vacuum Heat-Treating Furnace, Simplifying Motor Maintenance
Seals

Ipsen Awarded U.S. Patent on Sealing Mechanism for a Vacuum Heat-Treating Furnace, Simplifying Motor Maintenance

CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Ipsen was recently awarded U.S. Patent No. 20,100,196,836 A1 for the development of a new shaft seal. Chief Engineer Craig Moller, Chief Operating Officer Jake Hamid and Dr. W. Hendrik Grobler, the named inventors on the patent, began formulating this design seven years ago for use with Ipsen's TITAN® vacuum furnace lines. Today, this innovative shaft seal is present in...

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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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