2016 Article Feb 02, 2016

Q Rings vs. Square Cut Rings

Q Rings have an x-shaped profile, commonly called the X-ring, Q-ring, or by the trademarked name Quad Ring.
VIEW MORE

2016 Article Jan 27, 2016

How do I install Vee Packing?

It is important to install packing sets correctly to get optimum performance.
VIEW MORE

2016 Article Jan 12, 2016

What about Vee Packing?

Sometimes, the job may call for simple V-Packing Seals – a male and female adapter supported by a number of intermediate rings determined by the system pressure.
VIEW MORE

2016 Article Jan 05, 2016

Installing Lexus TDA

Lexus GX 470 and GX 460 SUVs are fine cars, but they can be incredibly expensive to fix.
VIEW MORE

2015 Article Dec 29, 2015

What about Silicone O-Rings?

The term silicone covers a large group of materials in which vinyl-methyl-silicone (VMQ) is often the central ingredient.
VIEW MORE

2015 Article Dec 22, 2015

Can you help me with Metal Clad Wipers?

The Metal Clad (MC) wiper usually contains a Nitrile or Urethane wiper encased in a metal retainer.
VIEW MORE

2015 Article Dec 15, 2015

Can you help me with Snap-In Wipers

Snap-in wiper seals are designed without any metal component and are easy to install without any special equipment.
VIEW MORE

2015 Article Dec 08, 2015

What can you tell me about oil seals?

Oil seals are for rotating shafts and are specifically designed to prevent oil or grease leakage at a maximum pressure of 10 psi.
VIEW MORE

2015 Article Nov 24, 2015

What are U-Cups/U-Seals/Polypaks?

U Cup seals, as their name implies, have a U-shaped profile, including an outside static sealing lip and an inside dynamic sealing lip.
VIEW MORE

2015 Article Nov 11, 2015

What's the story on Piston Cups?

Piston cups are used on piston heads, plungers or rams in pneumatic or hydraulic applications.
VIEW MORE

2015 Article Nov 10, 2015

What about EPR O-Rings?

EPR (referred to by some companies as EPM) is shorthand for Ethylene Propylene rubber, and is very closely related to EPDM, or Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer.
VIEW MORE

2015 Article Nov 06, 2015

What about FKM (Fluorocarbon) O-Rings?

FKM, also known as Fluorocarbon or Viton® is a brand of synthetic rubber and fluoropolymer elastomer.
VIEW MORE

Need O-Rings Fast?

 

Rocket Seals is the leading distributor for O-Rings.

Request your quote and have it ship the same day.

Request A Quote