Technical Article: How to Prevent Seal Failure

Technical Article: How to Prevent Seal Failure

How to prevent hydraulic seal failure with solutions that work according to the functional requirements and proper maintenance: hydraulic sealing solutions from rod and piston seals to scrapers, o-rings as well as rotary and static seals.

Manufacturer – Trelleborg Sealing Solutions
Product Description

The two main functions of a seal are to minimize or prevent leakage of fluid while keeping dirt and debris out. If a seal is not made as per functional requirements, or is installed and maintained improperly, it may fail and cause a loss of fluid.

In this technical article you will learn about the reasons for seal failure and how to prevent it.

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