FAQs

What are Mechanical Seals?

What are the common applications for Mechanical Seals?

How do I order Mechanical Seals?

What are the most common causes of component damage?

What are the most common causes for the lapped seal faces to open?

Do seal faces have to be kept cool?

When should you use two hard faces?

Why not standardize on two hard faces?

Do seal faces have to be lubricated? Can they run dry?

Do seals have to leak?

Why do most original equipment seal designs frett and damage the shaft under the dynamic elastomer or spring loaded Teflon?

How does seal hydraulic balance work?

Every time I remove a rubber bellows seal from my pump it is stuck to the shaft. Why?

If I touch the lapped faces, are they ruined?

What is a cartridge seal?

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