Differences and Characteristics of Familiar Sealing Parts
The sealing parts, such as gaskets and O-rings are supporting the daily use of our machine and equipments behind the scene.
There are various kinds of sealing parts for stainless steel equipment. So, what is the difference between all of them? In this article, we tried to introduce and explain the sealing parts which are commonly used, and also their characteristics and performance.
What you will learn in this article
・What is a “sealing part”?
・What is the difference between a gasket, seal, and O-ring?
・What are the different materials used for seals?
・What is the key to selecting the best seal material?