Guidance for Designing and Processing Seal Systems

Technical information

Packings are manufactured by the softest and most fragile material among all the component parts of cylinders. At the same time, packing is one of the most important elements that decides performance and durability of a cylinder. In order to maximize the performance and the durability of a cylinder and to avoid unexpected complaints from your customers, packing should be installed under appropriate designing, processing and assembling.

Elementary steps for designing and processing cylinders can easily be overlooked and drive the systems to fatal errors. Below chart shows such errors and their consequences.