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.

Face Seal & Radial Seal: Seal Fundamentals You Need to Know

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.

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.

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.

3 Reasons Kalrez® FFKM Seals are Ideal for Medical Applications

Kalrez® is one of the best-known names in the sealing industry. Renowned for their strength, durability, and quality, Kalrez® seals are some of the most-requested products at Wyatt Seal.

What Does Machine Learning Mean for Manufacturing

  Machine learning is changing the face of manufacturing. From asset management to materials processing, no facet of the manufacturing industry has gone untouched by AI in recent years. Many of Wyatt Seal’s customers are technologically innovative within their respective fields. Machines have drastically changed

How Seals Help Prevent Contamination in Food Preparation Contexts

  Food production is one of the most tightly-regulated industries in the country. Industrial seals used in the process of food preparation are heavily controlled, their quality assuring everything from food safety to guaranteed shelf-life. Wyatt Seal is a leader in the production and supply of high-performance

Causes of O-Ring Failure - 4 Common Causes & How to Prevent Them

O-rings fail for many dozens of reasons. In simple failures, processes can be compromised and workflows shut down. In serious situations, O-ring failure can lead to disastrous effects.