Packing for Industrial Applications
Understanding basic compression packing installation steps is key to getting the job done right, and will ensure outstanding packing performance.
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Compression packing has been around since the beginning of the industrial revolution and is still used extensively in types of equipment in which a stuffing box seal is required to prevent loss of process fluids to the environment. While advanced sealing solutions for rotary applications, such as mechanical seals, emerged over time, compression remains an important industrial tool.
Technical article published in CPF June-July 2016
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Development of a straightforward test procedure for compression packings used in rotary applications.
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Waiting to replace packing in centrifugal pump service can lead to downtime and safety issues.