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Gasket Types and Applications

  Understanding the Difference Between Gasket Types As we like to say, where there are pumps and valves, there are also gaskets.  Gaskets are critical components in fluid conveyance systems. There is a wide variety of types and materials that they can be made from.  Many of our most commonly-asked questions revolve around which gaskets are […]

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DICHTOMATIK Works with Steel Manufacturer to Reduce Lead Times and Provide Cost Savings

Our Main Objective is Your Success!   Challenge A National steel mill manufacturer was experiencing a high number of work roll bearing failures. They had increased the line speed to the point that grease lubrication of the roll stand bearings was not acceptable and were forced to install a new automatic oil lubrication system. While […]

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Get To Know Our Customized Kitting & Bagging Service for Seals

Dichtomatik goes beyond the average distributor of sealing solutions.  We work with a wide variety of clients with many different needs, including those who are resellers or creating packaged solutions for their own customers.  In such cases, we also offer a full kitting & bagging service for seals, with near-total flexibility in how the kits and […]

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Solving Hydraulic Engineering Challenges with Accumulators

Hydraulic accumulators are used in a variety of different industries, for everything from agricultural applications to construction and mining solutions, offering engineers a range of options to overcome challenges. However, you might be wondering what specific problems they’re designed to solve, which is why the team of experts from Dichtomatik has gotten together this insightful […]

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Dichtomatik’s Response to COVID-19 3/30/20

By Dichtomatik on 30 March 20 Uncategorized

RE: Supply Chain Disruptions related to COVID-19 Pandemic To: Dichtomatik customers, suppliers, and business partners   Dichtomatik Americas is continually evaluating the changing environment as it relates to disruptions related to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are monitoring our position and the state of our vendors daily to mitigate risks to our customer base. Lists of […]

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Dichtomatik’s Response to COVID-19 3/23/20

By Dichtomatik on 24 March 20 News,Uncategorized

RE: Supply Chain Disruptions related to COVID-19 Pandemic To: Dichtomatik customers, suppliers, and business partners Dichtomatik Americas is continually evaluating the changing environment as it relates to disruptions related to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are monitoring our position and the state of our vendors daily to mitigate risks to our customer base. Lists of affected […]

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Dichtomatik Explains the Benefits of Using an Accumulator in all Hydraulic Systems

By Dichtomatik on 20 January 20 Blog

  A hydraulic system may not currently have any accumulators in place, but all hydraulic systems are potential applications for accumulators. Hydraulic accumulators are used in a wide variety of industries to store energy; maintain pressure; dampen vibrations, pulsations and shocks; and much more. Three Reasons why your Hydraulic System would benefit using Freudenberg Accumulators […]

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Sealing Solutions – 3 Things About Product Quality You Cannot Afford To Go Without

By Dichtomatik on 22 October 19 Article,Blog,Industrial Distributors,News

DICHTOMATIK service encompasses far more than selling you a sealing solution.  In our culture, and in the way, we conduct business, we incorporate high-quality standards with our products, services, systems, and processes. From selecting the right suppliers to providing product support after the sale, you can be proud to use the products that you buy […]

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Metal Detectable O-Rings, A Must Have in the Food & Beverage Industry to Avoid Product Recalls

By Dichtomatik on 10 October 19 Blog,Food & Beverage
Metal Detectable O-Rings are used in equipment that produce and package food.  During service, o-rings are exposed to temperature variations and corrosive clean-in-place (CIP) chemicals used during equipment sterilization.  Over time, o-ring materials can break down and fail during operation; causing material fragments from the o-ring to break off and enter the food stream. Without [...] Read more

Teflon® Encapsulated O-Rings – A Cost-Effective Solution

By Dichtomatik on 11 September 19 Blog

Teflon® Encapsulated O-rings, are popularly used to seal a variety of connections. These simple sealing solutions are produced in standard shapes including circular, d-shaped, x-shaped and square. Inside the solid core, rubber materials are typically composed of elastomers such as FKM (Viton®), and Silicone but other materials such as NBR (Nitrile), and Polyurethane can be […]

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