Extending the V-Packing Life in a Legacy Forging Press


To extend the seal life in a legacy forging press contaminated by a rusting manifold and other abrasive conditions.


System Seals’ custom Elite V-Packing, which integrates polyurethane and traditional elastomer-and-cloth seals to maximize abrasion resistance and sealing properties.


The Elite Set more than tripled the life expectancy of the V-Packing from seven months to 18 months, saving the company $100,000 in reduced outages, maintenance and labor.

Tim Batten

Tel: 216.408.4972

Email: timbatten@systemseals.com

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