Reasons Why Gaskets Deteriorate

Reasons Why Gaskets & Seals Deteriorate             Gaskets and seals are both an integral part to pumping processes. Though, like everything, gaskets and seals are not indestructible. Both gaskets and seals are designed to be very durable and appropriately applicable under the conditions they are intended for, yet they are still quite susceptible to deterioration … Read more

Top 3 Reasons Why Packing Fails

Top 3 Reasons Why Packing Fails (Above) Reason 2: Improper installation of packing seal can lead to damage of a shaft due to shaft-sleeve area being impossible to seal.             When sealing pumps, there are two major types of seals most frequently used: mechanical seals and packing seals (AKA compression packing). Most of the seals … Read more