There is a new method to derive gasket design constants for bolted joint design.
Learn why updates are needed for API test standard 607 and stay tuned for more.
The Fluid Sealing Association (FSA)’s technical director, Henri Azibert, has retired after leading a long career serving the fluid sealing industry.
Size will have a major impact on all essential parameters.
Coffee also discusses need for training, optimism for coming year and more.
Methods for pressurized seal systems
Several new sections have been added.
Rigorous temperature, pressure and exposure conditions must be met.
Predictive maintenance programs can increase the longevity of wear parts.
Evaluate properties of rubber during installation & seal life.
Over-tightening, excessive speed and improper installation can cause a system to falter.