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O-Ring Material for Your Fluid Sealing Applications

In general, O-rings are used for most fluid sealing applications. For the best results, these round rings are made from pliable materials that can fit securely to seal off connections. There are many different o-ring materials that are used for a wide variety of purposes.

Here is a breakdown of some of the most common o-ring materials for fluid sealing applications:

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These are the most common o-ring materials which cover a wide range of uses and are suitable for most industries. If you need help navigating this process to find the right seal for your project, talk to a seal expert at Wyatt Seal. We’ve spent 50 years building relationships with seal manufacturers worldwide to offer you access to thousands of seals, gaskets, O-rings, and other specialty items for any application.



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