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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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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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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 caliper or other measuring tools such as cones, gauges, and size charts all available from Dichtomatik. Connect to our ecatalog now to […]

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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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