Circlips can be supplied in both internal and external styles, together with the addition of bearing retention snap rings. The standard finish is oiled carbon spring steel although stainless steel is also readily available. Circlips can be spiral in design to avoid dismantling equipment. Full ranges of imperial sized clips are stocked to compliment the […]
O Ring Selection Box O RING BOX 5A (RED) is a selection of Imperial O rings sized between BS006 and BS327 with a total of 382 pieces in each box, this box is also available in Viton and 90 shore nitrile. O RING BOX 5C (YELLOW) is a selection of Metric O rings sized between […]
Ram seal kits Ram Seal Identification We offer a free identification service for ram seals and all other seals Send the old worn out seals in to us so we can identify the seals and get you back up and running with the minimum down time possible.
Fairway Seals offers its skill at identifying and replicating most OEM Seal Kits at a fraction of the cost of the original without loss of quality or seal life thus reducing your repair cost significantly. Our computerised seal kit stock list ensures that you can easily obtain the same kit in the future without the […]
Internal Sales Assistant Bearings and Seals This well established and highly successful family owned provider of Sealing Solutions, has an opportunity for an enthusiastic Internal Sales Assistant. As one of the oldest continually family owned business in its field, this company provides its various product offerings to a diverse range of industries including; Automotive, Oil […]
Pneumatic’s Vs Hydraulics The pros and cons of each system. Pneumatic’s offer a very clean system, suitable for food manufacturing processes and other processes which require very low risk of contamination. Hydraulics are generally not used in these environments due to the risk of hydraulic oil leaks from faulty valves, seals or burst hoses. Pneumatic’s […]
O Ring Splicing Kit O Ring Splicing Kit This kit contains a selection of different diameters of cord, cutting block, knife and glue. The cord is cut to the length required and glue is applied to the cut face to form an O ring. For longer lengths of o ring cord to make bigger or […]
Our Services SEAL IDENTIFICATION Our vastly experienced technical team are on hand to help with problems you may have identifying various seals, either call us on 01858 410567 or send your seals for identification and we will quote for replacements STOCK MANAGEMENT Why not ask about our stock management call off system we can hold […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. 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.
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 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 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 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 […]
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 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 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 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 […]