Style 208 U-Type Expansion Joints

  • Shipping Weight: 0 lbs
  • Style/Model: Style 208
  • ADI/TSE Free: No
  • API 589 Compliant: No
  • API607Compliant: No
  • API622Compliant: No
  • DFARS Compliant: No
  • FDA Compliant: No
  • Fire Safe API 6FB: No
  • KTW Compliant: No
  • NSF® 61 Certified: No
  • Oxygen Service: No
  • REACH Compliant: No
  • RoHS Compliant: No
  • USDA Approved: No
  • USP VI 661 Compliant: No
  • USP VI 87 Compliant: No
  • USP VI 88 Compliant: No

Style 208 is a U-type expansion joint constructed of specialty rubber and fabric. Available in round or rectangular configurations, it is used as a flexible connector between a turbine and condenser, or other similar applications, requiring external flange connection.


  • Temperature*: to +250°F / +120°C
  • Pressure: to 29.9in Hg / 25 psig / 1.7 bar
  • Available in round or rectangular configurations

Contact Garlock to for additional information and assistance with specifying the product for the application.

  • Overview

Features and Benefits:

  • Lab and field tested
  • Engineered to insure long life and reliable service
  • Externally flanged, primarily for vacuum service
  • Also recommended to reduce vibration and noise on lightweight piping, e.g. for carrying coal-laden air to pulverized coal burners

Typical Applications:

  • For connections between a turbine and condenser, or other similar applications.