Compression Packing Seals:

Compression packing seals or gland seals are deformable materials used to prevent or control the leakage of fluid between surfaces that move in relation to each other.
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Product Name Notes
Soot Blower Braided Packing Sets -- 5000SB Soot Blower Braided Packing Sets using Palmetto 1585 braided carbon as end rings with Palmetto 5000 braided flexible graphite as middle rings.
Soot Blower Packing Sets -- 5000CG Soot Blower Packing Sets - composite of carbon/graphite and PTFE molded in V-Ring packing sets with male and female adapters, especially designed for the heat and stress in soot blowers...
Palseal™ Joint Sealant -- 3000 A gasketing material of expanded and oriented virgin PTFE fluorocarbon, nontoxic PALSEAL is very white, tough and strong, yet soft with a “marshmallowy” feel that makes it ideal for the...
Alumimum Foil Packing Material -- 4000AF Aluminum foil twisted. For high temperature applications.
Aramid Packing Material -- 1350 Aramid packing with PTFE. If the application can use a black packing, consider PE1000 or PE1082.
Babbitt Foil Packing Material -- 4010AF Babbitt foil twisted. For high temperature applications. Suggest combining with other high temp packing (1585 or 1575) to help with extraction.
Ash Gasket Packing Ring -- 5000AGR Braided flexible graphite specially formed as an ash gasket, mandrel cut and taped with flexible graphite ribbon tape. Temperature range +1200°F in steam, +6,000°F in non-oxidizing atmosphere. To 900 PSI.
Ash Gasket Packing (Bulk) -- 5000AGB Braided flexible graphite specially formed as an ash gasket. Temperature range +1200°F in steam, +6,000°F in non-oxidizing atmosphere. To 900 PSI. Used in United Conveyor, Dresser, Allen Sherman Hoff pipe...
Carbon Packing Material -- 1570 Carbon impregnated with PTFE and micron graphite with no external coating. Good for high temperature applications.
Carbon Packing Material -- 1585 Carbon packing 1580 with graphite coating. Good for high speed boiler feed and condensate pumps. 1585 is often used with alternating rings of 4010AF.
Carbon Packing Material -- 1588 Carbon packing 1580 with PTFE coating. High temperature packing with good sealiability. An industry standard in paper mills.
Carbon Packing Material -- 1580 Carbon packing with no external coating.
Carbon / Flexible Graphite / Aramid Packing Material -- PE5158 Carbon with flexible graphite core & aramid corners. Excellent packing for paper mill stock pumps or other high speed or temperature slurries.
Carbon (VALVES ONLY) Packing Material -- 4062AF Carbon with inconel wire for valves and static applications.
Composite Packing Material -- 1030AF Composite (4) yarns with graphite. Our most recommended general service packing. Can also be used in valves. If concerned about shaft scoring, try 1382 or 1389.
Composite Packing Material -- 1392H
Composite Packing Material -- 1392S
Composite (4) yarns with PTFE. Very good (non-black/graphite) general service packing with great sealability. 1392H has no added lubrication. Good for static applications.
Wedge Set Construction: 2 piece male & female, skive cut, moly glass-filled PTFE (black), glass-filled PTFE (white – noncontaminating), or virgin PTFE (white). Temperature: to 500°F۫ Service: The wedge set is installed...
Aramid Packing Material -- PE1376 Durable slurry packing with a wide pH range and better sealability and heat dissipation than 1371.
Aramid/ePTFE Packing Material -- PE1377 Durable slurry packing with a wide pH range combined with ePTFE/Graphite, which makes it easier on the shaft.
Aramid/ePTFE Packing Material -- PE1082 Durable slurry packing with break-in lubricant for abrasive/gritty applications. For high pressure slurries, use with PE1000 as end rings to prevent extrusion.
Aramid Packing Material -- PE1000 Durable slurry packing with graphite & PTFE. Seals and dissipates heat better than traditional yellow aramid. Often used in plunger pumps with alternating rings of 4010AF.
Aramid Packing Material -- 1371 Durable white slurry packing. Less abrasive and wider pH range than yellow aramid.
ePTFE/Aramid Packing Material -- 1357 ePTFE/Graphite & yellow aramid. Very durable packing that will not damage equipment like yellow aramid packing. If using 1357, we suggest trying PE1082.
ePTFE/Graphite Packing Material -- 1389 / 123GFO ePTFE/Graphite 100% GFO™. Good heat dissipation, sealability, wide pH range. Excellent all-around general service and light slurry packing.
ePTFE/Graphite Packing Material -- 1369 ePTFE/Graphite and TFE. Good heat dissipation, sealability, wide pH range. Excellent all-around general service packing
ePTFE/Graphite Packing Material -- VA1389 ePTFE/Graphite with flexible graphite core, which improves heat dissipation.
ePTFE/Graphite Packing Material -- 1387 ePTFE/Graphite with no lube. For applications that do not require added lubrication, usually resulting in fewer gland adjustments. Often used in hydro turbines.
ePTFE/Graphite Packing Material -- 1362 ePTFE/Graphite with TFE white corners. Good heat dissipation, sealability and reinforced corners to prevent packing extrusion.
ePTFE/Aramid Packing Material -- 1359 ePTFE/Graphite with yellow aramid corners to add strength and prevent packing extrusion.
ePTFE/Graphite Packing Material -- 1382 ePTFE/Graphite. Good heat dissipation, sealability, wide pH range. Very good all-around general service packing.
Flax Packing Material -- 1600G Flax tallow with wax lube and graphite coating. Same as 1600, but with graphite coating added. Suggest upgrading to 1030AF.
Flax Packing Material -- 1600 Flax tallow with wax lube. Often used in the marine industry for stern tubes and rudder packing.
Flax Packing Material -- 1607 Flax with graphite impregnate & graphite coating. Suggest upgrading to 1030AF.
Flax Packing Material -- 1613 Flax with PTFE coating. Inexpensive natural fiber packing.
Flexible Graphite Packing Material -- 5080 Flexible graphite with carbon corners. Excellent universal packing in power plants for pumps and valves.
Flexible Graphite (VALVES ONLY) Packing Material -- 5000W Flexible graphite with inconel wire. Use in valves or static applications.
Flexible Graphite (VALVES ONLY) Packing Material -- 5010 Flexible graphite with much more inconel wire than 5000W. High pressure steam valve packing.
Flexible Graphite Packing Material -- PINNACLE™ Flexible graphite with PTFE & lube.
Flexible Graphite Packing Material -- 5000 Flexible graphite. Very good all-around high temperature packing for pumps and valves. (contains no wire)
Graphite Packing Material -- 1555 Graphite filament packing with graphite coating. Same as 1550, but with graphite coating.
Graphite Packing Material -- 1550 Graphite filament packing with no external coating. High temperature packing.
Carbon Packing Material -- 1575 Lower cost alternative to 1585. Style 1575 is 1570 with a graphite coating. Excellent for high speed/temp applications.
Carbon Packing Material -- 1578 Lower cost alternative to 1588. 1570 with a PTFE coating. Excellent for high speed/temp applications.
Palfoil™ flexible graphite tape -- 1400 Palfoil™ is a flexible, self-forming, high-density, high-purity graphite packing material. Designed for applications where high temperature and/or fluid attack are of prime concern, Palfoil is recommended as a static or...
Palpak™ ePTFE cord valve stem packing -- 1900 Palpak™, style 1900 is a pure PTFE valve stem packing. Designed to provide a high degree of pliability, Palpak is ideal for packing worn valve stems, reducing the need for...
PTFE/Graphite Packing Material -- 1390 PTFE/Graphite. Good heat dissipation, sealability, wide pH range. Excellent all-around general service packing. A harder/stiffer packing than 1382 or 1389.
Flax Packing Material -- 1007AF Synthetic yarn with graphite & lube. Inexpensive graphited acrylic packing. Consider upgrading to 1030AF.
Acrylic Packing Material -- 1340 Synthetic yarn with PTFE & aramid corners. Same as 1347AF, but with yellow aramid corners to add strength and prevent packing extrusion.
Flax Packing Material -- 1347AF Synthetic yarn with PTFE & lube. Inexpensive white acrylic packing for general service. Also used for knife gate & wicket gate valves.
TFE/Aramid Packing Material -- 1363 TFE and Aramid. Good choice for mixers or similar applications that requires good chemical compatiblity and strength.
TFE (FDA Compliant) Packing Material -- 1367C TFE high-temperature FDA compliant packing. Best choice for high speed or high temperature applications requiring a white packing.
TFE/Aramid Packing Material -- 1364
TFE/Aramid Packing Material -- 1367SK
TFE with aramid corners. Similar to 1363, but yellow aramid only on the corners, which prevents packing extrusion.
TFE Packing Material -- 1367S TFE with lube. Wide pH range for excellent chemical compatibility.
TFE (FDA Compliant) Packing Material -- 1367FS TFE with mineral oil lube. Same as 1367H, but adds a mineral oil lubricant.
TFE (FDA Compliant) Packing Material -- 1367H TFE with no lube, generally for static applications like valves. Same as 1367S, but without any added lubrication. Wide pH range for excellent chemical compatibility.