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How to Maximize Profit Margins with Custom Seals and Gaskets for Industrial Applications

Oct 26, 2023 Industrial seals,Oil Seals,Gaskets

Industrial seals and gaskets are components that help prevent contaminants or leaks in industrial machinery. There is an abundance of variety when it comes to these sealing solutions. Although designed for challenging work environments, not all seals and gaskets are made the same or maybe a perfect ...

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Ways to Measure and Choose Oil Seals for Industrial Applications

Apr 03, 2023 Industrial seals,Oil Seals,LIP Seals

Oil seals are used to protect shafts and bearings from oil, grease, and dirt in various industries. They consist of an outer metal ring and a flexible inner rubber ring that is attached to the outer ring using chemical adhesive. Oil seals come in single and double lip varieties, and their size is de...

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A Guide to Select Oil Seals for Your Industrial Application

Dec 17, 2021 Industrial seals,Oil Seals

An oil seal is a type of seal used in various industrial equipment to close the gap between its moving and non-moving components. These oil seals help prevent lubricant leakage at high pressures and block foreign components from entering the machinery. With such an important role to play, these oil ...

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FDA Approved Vs. FDA Compliant: Few Things You Must Know About Them

Sep 28, 2021 Food Grade Seals,Oil Seals,Material

FDA approval is required for products that pose a high risk of injury while offering benefits. These may include over-the-counter medications, prescription medications, and the medical devices identified as Class III.

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How to Augment the Shelf Life of Industrial Seals?

Aug 08, 2022 Industrial seals,Oil Seals

Industrial seals are used at the interfaces between components to prevent leakage. There are several types of seals available, each with its own unique construction and usage. Many seals have a limited lifespan, and the shelf life majorly depends on how they are used and stored.

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Industrial Seals and Gaskets; Major Types and Uses Explained

Oct 19, 2022 Industrial seals,Oil Seals,Gaskets,Rod Seals,LIP Seals

Industrial seals and gaskets are the terms that are generally used interchangeably as they perform similar functions in preventing leaks in applications. However, there are some key differences between the two that many users are unaware of. Since both seals and gaskets find immense applications in ...

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Nitrile Rubber Seals and Their Properties Discussed

Nov 15, 2022 Rubber Seals,Oil Seals

Nitrile rubber is one of the most popular synthetic elastomers used for producing oil seals, gaskets, engine hoses, and so on. This synthetic rubber is a copolymer made of acrylonitrile and butadiene molecules, and is referred to as nitrile-butadiene rubber or NBR.

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Explore All About Industrial Oil Seals

Jan 08, 2024 Industrial seals,Oil Seals,Material,PTFE,LIP Seals

Oil seals, also known as oil lip seals, dirt seals, grease seals, shaft seals, or rotary seals, are used to fill the gaps between stationary and revolving parts of the equipment. They are designed to prevent the leakage of fluids from the machinery and inhibit contaminants from reaching these fluids...

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Why PEEK is the Most Popular High Temperature Resisting Sealing Material?

Mar 12, 2021 Oil Seals,Material,PEEK

These seals are made of different types of polymers & thermoplastics & can withstand ambient to high temperatures & challenging work environments. PTFE, PEEK, silicone & fluorosilicone are a few popular thermoplastics & elastomers used for making industrial seals for high-temperature environments.

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Everything You Need To Know About FKM Seals

Nov 26, 2020 Industrial seals,Oil Seals,Material

FKM seals, also known as fluorocarbon seals are industrial seals made of fluorocarbon elastomer material. Commonly, these seals are used in aviation and aerospace, food and pharmaceutical, semiconductor manufacturing applications, etc.

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3 Reasons for Oil Seal Failure and Their Solutions Discussed

Jul 04, 2019 Industrial seals,Oil Seals

The oil and gas industry is one of the most challenging industries due to adverse conditions and demands involved.

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General Properties, Features and Applications of Nitrile Rubber

Jan 02, 2019 Rubber Seals,Oil Seals,Material

Nitrile Butadiene Rubber or NBR rubber is a popular elastomer that is produced from a copolymer of acrylonitrile and butadiene.

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Basic Things you Should Know About Oil Seals – Part 2

Mar 20, 2018 Industrial seals,Oil Seals

Oil seals are used in various industries for enhancing performance of moving parts. In the last post, we have discussed some general things about oil seals. In this post, we will discuss a few more crucial information related to oil seals.

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Basic Things you Should Know About Oil Seals – Part 1

Mar 13, 2018 Oil Seals,Material

Oil seals play a crucial role in all rotating and moving part assembly as they act as a physical barrier to retain lubricants, whilst excluding dirt, moisture and other contamination.

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An Introduction to Industrial Seals Used in Power Generation Equipment

Aug 13, 2017 Industrial seals,Oil Seals,Material

Seals refer to any adhesive device or material, which joins any two systems together and prevent leakage of fluid under the influence of pressure.

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Which is the Best Material for Your Oil Seal?

May 03, 2017 Oil Seals,Material,Silicone

An oil seal is basically a simple device, which is used to stop dirt, dust, water, and other contaminants from entering the shaft equipment. It is also known by other names like elastomeric lip seal, lip seal, shaft seal, or rotary shaft seal.

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Types of Industrial Seals

Nov 12, 2015 Industrial seals,Oil Seals

Heavy industries including, mining, construction, energy, and petrochemical are characterized by harsh environments, containing dust, chemicals, solvents, and hydrocarbon solutions.

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Presenting SSP Seals New Online Avatar!

May 25, 2015 Food Grade Seals,Oil Seals,FDA O-Rings

SSP Seals has upgraded its online persona! Our company now boasts of a completely redesigned website!

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World Class Food Grade Seals from SSP Seals

Aug 26, 2014 Food Grade Seals,Oil Seals,Gaskets

The food and beverage industry requires the use of sealing products for a variety of static and dynamic applications.

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The 5 Common Synesthetic Sealing Element (Lip) Materials for Automotive Oil Seals

Feb 15, 2016 Oil Seals,Materials,Silicone

Automotive oil seals can be produced using a wide range of sealing lip materials.

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