Problem Seal Analysis

Proper seal function is treated as a top priority at Amsted Seals and Forming. Most problem seals can be diagnosed and redesigned within 24 hours. Our seal engineering team quickly analyzes the failed seal and reviews the equipment and operating variables to determine the exact cause of failure. A custom design is then created using our proprietary seal optimization protocol and sent to the customer for review.

Case Study

Custom Nitrile Mechanical Seal for a Washing Machine Tub

Amsted Seals and Forming was contacted by the largest manufacturer of commercial laundry equipment with a problem they were having with seals leaking in sandy environments. Sand was getting between the sealing surfaces of the mechanical seal, grooving the face and causing leakage. See how our expert solution exceeded expectations.