Engineered Gasketing Technical Manual
The demands of modern applications make the choice of the right sealing product an important consideration, both in the design of new equipment and in choosing the new products which will replace those no longer suitable. This catalog provides some typical examples of appropriate applications, but is not intended to be a warranty of performance. All specific uses of sealing products require independent study and specific evaluation for suitability.
Garlock will provide the technical assistance of its applications engineers, who will give you specific recommendations. Please consult us. We are ready to help you make the right choice. Choosing the wrong sealing product can result in property damage and/or serious personal injury. Do not rely on the general criteria, which may not suit your application as well as one that Garlock Engineering can help you choose. Reliability and service to our customers is what the Garlock name means. Let us help you choose the right product for your application.
Garlock gasketing products are manufactured in completely modernized facilities. Tight quality controls are used to assure product conformance to specifications and uniformity that results in unvarying performance on the job. Garlock is certified to ISO 9001:2000 standards and is audited regularly (every 30 months) by the Nuclear Procurement and Issues Committee (NUPIC).
Today’s environmental concerns demand positive seals. Garlock gaskets provide that assurance and perform with proven reliability. Whether your industry is chemical processing, hydrocarbon processing, power generation, pulp and paper, microelectronics or transportation, Garlock gasketing products are the logical choice. Garlock also manufactures a wide range of elastomeric and metallic gaskets. For products not listed in this catalog, contact Garlock Gasket Applications Engineering at 1.800.448.6688