inflatable gasket

inflatable gasket

[in¦flād·ə·bəl ′gas·kət]
(design engineering)
A gasket whose seal is activated by inflation with compressed air.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

inflatable gasket

A gasket whose effectiveness depends on a seal provided by inflation with compressed air.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Their unique design allows operator-friendly, manual bed length adjustments and maintenance, and their piston, equipped with an inflatable gasket, ensures both easy assembly and tightness.
The transfer chamber docks to a flange on the front of the lyophilizer and is made leak tight by an inflatable gasket. The tray storage chambers are similarly attached to the transfer chamber and once connected the three chambers make up the isolator system, with integrated environmental control provided to all three chambers.