O-Rings prevents leakage and are crucial to the functionality of machinery. They are usually donut shaped gaskets. It can be used in either static or dynamic applications. O-rings are typically available in a circular shape. The O-rings can be made from a plethora of materials depending on the applications. The main applications of O-rings includes transportation, medical, oil, gas and industrial and electronics. Contaminant-free O-Rings are available in a wide range of compounds and they are suitable for both standard and special applications.
Uses of O-Rings
Do you know why we use O-rings? As most mechanical systems require seals and if we use O-rings, it can block a pathway that fluid or air may escape through. The common uses for O-rings include hydraulics, or pertaining to a moving liquid operating in a confined space under pressure. If a fluid or gas needs to be sealed, an O-Ring is the least expensive and most reliable option you can think of. They are cheap, easy to install and can withstand a serious amount of wear and tear, provided they are properly treated and because of this, they prevent leakage in a number of places. Design of the O-ring considers quality, quantity, cost, application temperature, sealing pressure, chemical compatibility, movement, action, lubrication and other requirements.
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If you need O-rings in any application, feel free to contact us to speak with one of our technical sales associates. O-rings come in many sizes, hardness and elastomers to suite the particular application. If you need further assistance in choosing an O-ring seal tell us your needs and you can even request a quote from us. Shop our range of O-Rings which is made from a wide range of choice. Order O-Rings online now from SupplyVan to get at an affordable price.