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How to Properly Measure an O-Ring

By Dichtomatik on 10 July 19 Article,Blog,News

Measuring an O-Ring is quite simple when you have the right tools at your disposal. All that is required is a clean, level surface; an o-ring; and a measuring device such as a ruler or caliper.   To measure an O-Ring, following the directions below: Place your o-ring on a flat surface clean of debris. […]

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DuPont™ Kalrez® O-Rings: Ideal for Extreme Conditions and Chemical Compatibility

As one of the world’s most trusted sources for seals and sealing solutions, Dichtomatik is often called upon to find solutions to difficult problems.  We carry on this tradition at Dichtomatik US.  We specialize not just in selling O-rings and other sealing products, but in applying our knowledge of sealing materials to overcome challenges other companies […]

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Understanding Your Choices in Fastener Seals

One of the most basic, yet critical, decisions when putting together almost any piece of hardware is your choice of fastener seals.  At their most basic, fastener seals are simply a piece of rubber surrounded by a metal ring that acts as support.  Used properly, they eliminate clearance gaps between attached components, while also preventing leaks […]

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What are Gaskets and how Dichtomatik can help

If you’ve stumbled across this post, chances are you need a unique sealing solution but aren’t quite sure where to start looking or what type of seal you’re needing. Here at Dichtomatik, we offer an array of solutions with gaskets being one of the most prevalent requests. To start, it would make sense to understand […]

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Understanding What Seals Are and How They Work

By Dichtomatik on 20 April 18 Article,Industrial Distributors,News

What do you do when you have a shaft that needs to pass through or into liquid or gaseous environments, while spinning at high RPMs, but without allowing any of the outside environment to get through?  That’s when you need a seal. Seals are often complicated, but necessary for many applications.  This is exactly the […]

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Who are you calling for O-Rings? Dichtomatik!

By Dichtomatik on 20 March 18 Article,Blog,Industrial Distributors

Over the decades, Dichtomatik has risen to be among the world’s most-used choices for seals, O-rings, and other sealing solutions.  The reason why is simple:  We specialize.  Where other companies might offer a wide variety of products, including O-rings, we focus specifically on sealing solutions and closely-related topics. As a result, our expertise -and our […]

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4 Reasons Why Dichtomatik Oil Seals Are Top Performers

By Dichtomatik on 12 December 17 Article,Industrial Distributors,News

Dichtomatik is one of the world’s leaders in oil seals, O-rings, and other sealing solutions.  Our products and services are considered top performers and best-in-class in many industries, making us the go-to source for sealing products around the world. Oil seals are one of our specialties, and there are plenty of reasons why we are […]

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Dichtomatik Americas to attend 2017 Fastenal Industrial & Construction Expo

By Dichtomatik on 5 December 17 Article,Industrial Distributors,News

Dichtomatik Americas is excited to announce its participation in the 2017 Fastenal Industrial & Construction Expo at The Caribe Royale Resort in Orlando, FL from December 5 through December 8. The Dichtomatik booth number for this event is 4102.  They have attended this event multiple times.  In 2016, Dichtomatik was honored to be named Fastenal’s […]

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There’s More to Selling to Millennials Than You May Know

By Dichtomatik on 20 November 17 Article,Industrial Distributors,News

Contrary to popular belief, individuals from the Millennial generation are not all alike. We are categorized as anyone born between 1980 and 1995. But I would further separate us into two groups: Early Millennials (born 1980–1987), the first group introduced to social media through technology, and Recessionist Millennials (born 1988–1995), the group most impacted by […]

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Dichtomatik Employee uses Social Media to reach out and assist others after Hurricane Harvey

By Dichtomatik on 17 September 17 Article,News

Like everyone else, we were riveted and heartbroken watching Hurricane Harvey hit land and wreak havoc in Houston and the greater Texas Gulf Coast area. Seeing one of the country’s biggest and brightest cities go underwater was unsettling. Witnessing its diverse population pull together and have each other’s back during the storm was inspiring. One […]

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