Oil Seal Rotary Shaft Seal

Oil Seal Rotary Shaft Seal R21 Oil Seal Rotary Shaft Seal R21 is a single lipped rubber coated seal with a metal inner. Available in Nitrile, Viton and Silicon. Oil Seal Rotary Shaft Seals R21 also known as lip seals, are used to seal rotary elements, such as a shaft or rotating bore. Common examples include hydraulic pump  seals, axle […]

Grease Nipples.

Grease Nipples

  Grease Nipples are permanently installed by a threaded connection, leaving a nipple connection that a grease gun attaches to. The pressure supplied by the grease gun forces a small captive bearing ball in the fitting to move back against the force of its retaining spring. The arrangement is essentially a valve that opens under pressure to allow lubricant […]

O Ring Identification The ORID®

At Fairway Seals we have been using the ORID® for over 20 years. It is a piece of equipment that everyone who has to identify O Rings should have. Order yours today from our sales team on 01858 410567   The results obtained through the use of this device have been consistent and repeatable in our […]

trade counter

Fairway Seals Ltd ‏@fairwaysealsltd Trade Counter. Take advantage of our trade counter service we can take card/cash payments at the door or send your seals to us so we can identify them for you #stressfree #sealidentification

Liquid Silicone Rubber

Viton O Rings

LSR (liquid silicone rubber) O-rings are growing in use in a variety of high-volume production applications, especially in life sciences. O-rings are the most commonly used seal, featured in applications from aircraft engines to chemical processing lines, the hydraulics in tractors to subsea down-hole tools. They account for a significant amount of the global market […]

Mission Statement

Mission Statement. Our mission is to be the customers first choice for Seals, delivering a top level of service wherever and whenever required through a working culture that allows our team to develop and make decisions. In doing so they will share in the growth and prosperity of our business.

Lubricantion Audits

Grease Nipples

Lube audits help increase productivity and reduce energy consumption. PHOTO:THINKSTOCK Lubrication systems in any manufacturing or processing plant must deliver the right amount of cool and clean oil or grease at the right time to lube points. The benefits are improved utilization and effectiveness, increased reliability and, most important, lower maintenance costs. But achieving lubrication’s […]

Seals and O-Rings

Seals and O-rings are designed to protect pumps, but when they fail they can have a devastating effect on machinery. Almost 70% of rotating equipment breakdowns are due to improper, badly installed or otherwise failing sealing devices. To address this issue, Patrick Rhodes, applications engineer at Klozure of Garlock Sealing Technologies in Palmyra, NY, presented […]

Customer Testimonial

Customer Testimonials  here’s what a few of our customers think of us. Dear Fairway Seals Just a quick word to say how pleased I was to receive the oil and the water seals today by APC delivery. My pressure cleaner machine is now back together and working better than it ever did.  Going back to […]

Silicone O Rings

O Rings

Silicone O Rings have a working temperature range -55 to +200 degrees C. Silicone O Rings have a good resistance to water, aliphatic engine and transmission oil and animal and plant oils and fats. Most commonly available in either red or white but can be made in black if required. Our range includes British Standard […]

Viton® FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions

O Rings

Viton® FAQ – Frequently Asked Questions What is Viton Viton® is a trade name for a fluoropolymer elastomer produced by Dupont Performance  Elastomers. It is important to note that Viton® has become a generic reference within the Seals Industry,  in much the same way  as a vacuum cleaner is often called a hoover Is there […]

Air Mizer

Product handling applications like mixers, blenders, agitators and rotary feed valves often suffer from product leakage and contamination due to ineffective sealing. Product loss occurs in these applications when the powder, liquid or bulk solid product migrates down the shaft, through the sealing device and into the atmosphere. Product contamination occurs when outside particulates enter […]

Identify my seals

I Identify my seals. Not sure what type of seal you require? Try our free identification service, Call our technical department on 01858 410567. We can have your equipment up and running and back in service in double quick time.

PTFE O Rings

PTFE O Rings PTFE O Rings have a working temperature range -200 to +300 degrees C. PTFE is the most chemically inert of all the O ring materials, it is resistant to most chemicals, acids, oils and steam. It is very tough and abrasion resistant however it is not easily compressible and will not seal […]

O Ring

Viton O Rings

O Ring seals are unlike many other materials that design engineers confront. Metal or plastic parts, for example, are probably failing if visibly distorted. But an O-ring must be deformed to function properly. In fact, an O-ring that is not compressed in its application is the wrong O-ring. The following list provides some “rules of […]

Grease Fittings/Nipples

Grease Nipples

Grease Fittings/Nipples Since the 1920’s, the ever-growing use of sealed bearings throughout manufacturing industries has made the use of grease fittings less common. Sealed bearings are lubricated for life at the factory, and are sealed in such a way that the lubricant is not lost or dirtied. However, grease fittings are far from obsolete, and […]

Inflatable Seal

Inflatable Seal What is an Inflatable Seal? An inflatable seal is a fabric-reinforced elastomeric tube custom molded in a concave, convoluted or flat configuration. It is designed to round out with the introduction of an inflation medium to form a tight barrier between a mounting and striking surface. How Does an Inflatable Seal Work? Upon […]

Synthetic Oil Debate

Synthetic Oil Debate  If you get a bunch of farmers around a coffee shop table and someone brings up engine oil, there will be no lack of opinions on the subject. Interject whether synthetic oil is better or what it even is, and you better hope you have a good deal of time. Though you […]

Rotary Shaft Seal R4

Rotary Shaft Seal R4  Rotary Shaft Seal R4 is a  single lipped metal cased seal. Available with either a  Nitrile or Viton rubber lip. Oil Seal Rotary Shaft Seals R4 also known as lip seals, are used to seal rotary elements, such as a shaft or rotating bore. Common examples include hydraulic pump  seals, axle seals and power steering and gear box […]

Rotary Shaft Seal R6

Rotary Shaft Seal R6 Rotary Shaft Seal R6 is a double lipped metal cased seal. Available with a  Nitrile, Viton or Leather lip. Oil Seal Rotary Shaft Seals R6 also known as lip seals, are used to seal rotary elements, such as a shaft or rotating bore. Common examples include hydraulic pump  seals, axle seals and power steering and gear […]