Industrial Seals: Types, Materials & Properties

Industrial Seals: Types, Materials & Properties is part one of the Industrial Seals three-part training series.

The course presents the basics about various types of gaskets, packing, and seals as well as the materials used to form them. Specific seals and applications covered include machinery seals, mechanical face seals, and compression packings.

Course objectives include:

  • Describe the main features of mechanical face and cartridge seals
  • Describe the various compression packages used in rotating and reciprocating machinery
  • Identify packing and gasket materials by style, composition, and application
  • Identify the various styles and arrangements of mechanical face seals
  • Ensure compatibility between common seal rings, packing and gasket materials, and process fluids.

Course menu:

Types of Machinery Seals

  • Static Seals
  • Other Types of Seals

Mechanical Face Seals

  • Operation of Mechanical Face Seals
  • Seal Arrangements
  • Seal Types

Compression Packing

  • Operation
  • Types of Compression Packing
  • Materials Used to Make Packing

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