compression seal

compression seal

A material which provides a seal as a result of pressure between the faces of a joint.
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LMK's patented Hydro Hat(TM) gasket is specifically designed and engineered for sealing the unique shape of the juncture between two pipes and provides a positive compression seal.
This was a 16-inch which utilized the second smaller seal tube, however, the seal cartridge was revised to utilize a compression seal rather than the inflatable seal used in the first three operations.
Pilot Robin Richards quickly reduced his altitude to equalise pressure and returned to Jersey, where a fault with a compression seal was found.
Woosnam, owner of a private jet, was flying from his Jersey home to Spain when the oxygen masks dropped, and a fault with a compression seal was found.
Seals - An assortment of compression seal shapes are available.
The typical compression seal used in threaded connectors is dependent on how tight the operator makes the connection - too loose can allow moisture to penetrate; too tight can damage the O-ring seal, which can also let in moisture and create electrical difficulties.
A hydrophilic material placed between the main liner and the lateral liner swells in the presence of water forming a flexible long-term compression seal that is compatible with all commercially available main lining liner products.
It is related to the loss of sealing force in a compression seal.
The typical compression seal used in threaded connectors is dependent on how tight the operator makes the connection - too loose can allow moisture to penetrate; too tight can cause damage to the O-ring seal, which can also let in moisture and create electrical difficulties.
military standards (MIL-STD 810F), the tablets have a high-density magnesium chassis with multilayer enclosures, compression seals, and a patented bumper protection system on all three sides, corners, and edges.
To prevent water ingress, it features a single piece roof and rain caps fitted with compression seals, said a statement.
Replacing original preformed rubber compression seals can be an expensive and laborious process, according to the company.