Considering seals and gaskets as the same is a common misconception—and it’s easy to see why. They both perform the same function of preventing leaks. However, their applications are different. Gaskets are used for static surfaces like joints. Seals are used for dynamic surfaces like rotating shafts, engines, and pumps.
Controlling Vibrations: Dry-running may cause harmonic vibrations that may, in turn, cause potential damage.
What is Mechanical Seal? A device used on a rotating shaft to keep contaminants and fluid out.
There are various ways to keep your equipment performing at high capacity. Here’s how: