Automotive Braking Systems: A Review of Quality Precision Components

Aside from proper steering, braking systems are perhaps the most important safety component of any vehicle.  To the driver, they are a no-fail system which is expected to work ...
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Tech Tip: Selecting High-Temperature Materials for Aeronautics & Aerospace Seals

Today’s Tech Tip is on selecting high-temperature materials to meet the unique sealing needs of the aerospace industry.  This topic seems especially appropriate given the ...
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National Robotics Week, STEM Education, and Our Plastic Polymer Sealing Connection

Happy National Robotics Week!   Not familiar with this annual industry event?  RoboWeek is celebrated each April, and is intended to increase awareness of the importance and ...
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Cryogenic Materials for Aerospace and Oil & Gas: Key Features of Quality Polymer Seals

Cryogenic temperatures require cryogenic materials. This is not only a simple fact of physics, it’s a key mandate.  When working in this challenging environment, design and ...
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Explore Latest Trends in Oil & Gas Seals at CIPPE Exhibition Booth #665

#The countdown is on! From March 27 to 29, we’ll be exhibiting for the very first time at CIPPE, the world’s largest Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment ...
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Automation Trends in Automotive Manufacturing: Our Insights

Automation. Digitalization. Robotics. These are the trends of automotive manufacturing as factories embrace the latest innovations to improve production output and stay ...
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Meldin® Automotive Transmission Seals: A Sporting Success Story

In the world of competitive auto racing, detail and precision are the hallmarks of a winning design. From the custom engine, to specialized tires and even down to the ...
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4 Top Questions to Ask a Seal Manufacturer

Quality, certification, and processing. These are just a few of the key points that are important to consider when choosing a seal manufacturer.  In critical applications such ...
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Elastomer O-ring Seals vs. OmniSeal® Spring-Energized Seals: A Comparison

As a market development manager, I have the great opportunity of communicating with many of our customers about the true differences between typical elastomer O-ring seals and ...
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Avoiding Counterfeit Rulon® Products: 5 Best Practices to Protect the End User

If the part fails, the system fails. It’s really that simple.   You may have heard about the “gray market” of manufacturing components, where non-genuine parts can enter the ...
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