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    Fluoroelastomer Basics Webinar

    This webinar explains the different kinds of fluoroelastomers, why they're high performance materials, and the features and benefits of different fluoroelastomers.

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    Failure Modes of Elastomers in the Semiconductor Industry

    Perfluoroelastomers used in the semiconductor industry are designed to meet the exacting performance requirements of integrated circuit manufacturers. But elastomers can’t solve every sealing application, nor do they last forever.


  • Perfluoroelastomers for the Semiconductor Industry

    Perfluoroelastomers for the Semiconductor Industry

    Seals made from perfluoroelastomers have become more common in the semiconductor industry due to their high temperature capabilities and lower contamination and chemical resistance.


  • oring design guide

    The Definitive O-Ring Guide

    This 36-page guide provides technical performance characteristics for latest elastomeric o-ring products.


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    Expansion Joint Design Guide

    This 30-page guide provides guidance on selecting the right expansion joint for your application.


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    Introduction to Perfluoroelastomers

    Download this white paper to learn about Perfluoroelastomers.


  • seal guide

    Spring Energized Seal Guide

    This 28-page guide provides useful information about Spring Energized PTFE Seals.


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    Introduction To Fluid Power [PART 3]

    When selecting a sealing system for a fluid power application it can be helpful to review sealing components used in similar products. 


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    Introduction To Fluid Power [PART 2]

    This introduction includes, Static vs. Dynamic Sealing, Leakage Control, Lip vs. Squeeze Seals, Effects of Lip Geometries, Pressure Effects and Extrusion, Friction


  • lip seal guide

    PTFE Rotary Lip Seal Guide

    This 42-page guide describes the design principles behind why and how PTFE rotary lip seals work.


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    Introduction To Fluid Power [PART 1]

    This introduction includes, Rod Seals, Symmetrical Seals, Piston Seals, Wipers, ... Plus more.


  • application case studies

    Application Case Studies

    Presents 3 different case studies about hydraulic cylinder side loading, pneumatic valve contaminants and high temperature hydraulic rotary actuators.