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…

Viton O Rings

O Ring

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 Nipples

Grease Fittings/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…

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…

Rotary Shaft Seal R1

Home Oil Seals Rotary Shaft Seal R1 Rotary Shaft Seal R1 Rotary Shaft Seal R1 is a totally metal encased seal Available with a Nitrile, Viton, PTFE and Leather lip. The metal shell can be mild steel or stainless steel. Oil Seal Rotary Shaft Seals R1 also known as lip seals, are used to seal rotary elements, such as…

Nutlock,Screwlock,Adhesives

 Nutlock,Screwlock,Adhesives Adhesives – Cyanoacrylates Our top quality Adhesives – Cyanoacrylates are available from stock for next day delivery.   Description Product Description Our top quality Adhesives – Cyanoacrylates are available from stock for next day delivery PC01- Used in difficult to bond applications. PC03- High viscosity, low bloom, low odour. PC06- Rubber bonding product. PC09-…

Rubber Moldings

Gaskets and washers

Gaskets and washers Gaskets and washers are available in numerous shapes and sizes, along with our gasket partners, the latest CAD design and cutting equipment we are able to accommodate almost all scenarios whether that be a gasket for a vintage car to a pre-production prototype a one off or a very large quantity. The main…

Hose Clips and O Clips

Hose Clips and o Clips

Hose Clips and O Clips  Hose Clips and O Clips are available in a range of heavily zinc plated and stainless steel. Our zinc plated hose clips are manufactured to BS5315 and have N.A.T.O approval. All of our hose clips have rounded edges to give the best possible protection to the hose. Stainless steel hose clips are…

Grease Nipples

Grease Fittings

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 much new…

Grease Nipples

Grease Nipple Design

Grease Nipple Design. Grease fittings 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 thus essentially a valve that opens…