Written on Thursday, 19 October 2017
O-Ring Failure Analysis: 10 most common reasons why.
Written on Wednesday, 11 October 2017
From extrusion, incorrect O-ring size, weather, to improper material selection. There are multiple reasons as to why an O-ring can fail.
The purpose of this post is to go over some of the most common seen O-ring failures, and what you can do to prevent them from happening again.
FFKM O Rings that don’t break the bank
Written on Wednesday, 15 February 2017
KC Seals has now moved to preferred distributor status on Simriz O rings. Contact us to take advantage of our even better price discount!
Written on Thursday, 12 January 2017
Compression set is the measurement of a compounds loss of elastic memory. It is especially important in regards to sealing applications, as the higher the set percentage the larger the reduction in sealing force, relating to an increase in the chances of your seal failing.
Whats in the name: O-Ring Part Numbers
Written on Saturday, 3 December 2016