Comprehensive Guide to Parker's O Ring Materials

No matter what industry you’re in, chances are you’ve used (or needed to use) an o-ring. And if you’ve used an o-ring, chances are it was from Parker. That’s because for years Parker has been the industry standard in developing, manufacturing, and supplying high quality o-rings, both standard and customized.  

A Guide to Parker VA179-70

Working at extreme high temperatures will put a strain on any product, from large machinery to o-rings. For years, when manufacturers were stuck with high-cost materials if they had any hope of finding success at such high temperatures. This was especially true when working with rubber compounds such as fluorocarbons, or FKMs.

A Guide to Kalrez 1050LF

Dupont’s variety of products serve countless uses. Among these is the Kalrez 1050LF. This specific product is part of Dupont’s Kalrez line of parts, known across the manufacturing space as a top material for long-term sealing in some of the harshest chemical environments out there.  

Do You Need a Specialty Seal for Your Application

There are seals for practically every situation – sometimes, the most difficult decision is narrowing down from all possible options that could work for your project. From o-rings to x-rings, gaskets to hydraulic seals, chances are whatever seal your project requires, it’s out there.

A Guide to Ordering Parker O Rings

Do you need help ordering Parker o rings for your project? Check out this guide from Wyatt Seal.

Sealing Fundamentals You Need to Know for Superior Performance

The basic elements of creating a strong face seal are relatively easy to understand. The main function of a seal is to eliminate the potential of fluid leakage from high to low pressure by utilizing a sealing gap.

How to Know You Need an Industrial Seal Partner

The right partner can offer you customization, large stock inventory, great customer service, and more.

A Field Guide to Kalrez Industrial Seals and O-Rings

Welcome to the wonderful world of Kalrez O-Rings! O-Rings are seals meant to keep liquids and gases at bay within machine constructs. Kalrez brand O-Rings are the industry gold standard when it comes to proper sealing.

Seals in the Industrial Sector

  The U.S. industrial market is in the midst of record-setting growth. As a sector, industry is booming. Industrial facilities are experiencing incredibly low vacancy rates and manufacturers are moving back to the U.S. in droves. In 2017 alone, over $72 billion in industrial assets changed hands.

Food Grade Seal: What Makes an O-Ring Food Grade?

When an O-ring is said to be “food grade,” it’s understood to meet a rigorous standard of quality and cleanliness.