Seal failure is often a symptom of an underlying problem within the pump.
Learn the distinctions between ISO 15848-1 and API 641
A seal manufacturer addresses common end user confusion and offers a crash course.
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Casing changes cause efficiency effects.
Consider these factors when using this technology.
Look out for these common pitfalls, and don’t assume that a lubrication leak means a seal failure.
Although the traditional application is as a bearing surface, the technology is suitable for a seal face surface in pumps.
Externally pressurized porous gas bearings are being applied in seal applications for rotating equipment.
Lower coupling restoring forces can increase bearing and seal life.
These systems must stand up to extreme pressures, destructive process chemicals and marine environments.
Understanding the manufacturing process that produced the equipment, as well as the production and cleaning processes for which the equipment is used, is vital for efficient operation.
Seal upgrade and pump repair in the U.S. midwest boost efficiency and reliability with minimal downtime.
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A large petrochemical plant increased the service life of its equipment from six months to three years.
This unconventional solution features bonding consisting of a micro-crystalline layer that has attributes of natural diamond.