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General Purpose & Water Packing Applications

Browse our range of mechanical gland packing best suited for general purpose and water applications.

K2168 - Graphite Lubricated

Construction

Using the cross braiding system, K2168 is manufactured from high quality natural fibre yarns and is lubricated with graphite flakes.

Services

Low cost general purpose mechanical packing. Suitable for low performance duties.

Typical Applications

  • Irrigation systems

Reported Values of Performance*

Temperature Range0°C - 100°C
Pressure Range0 - 10 Bar
Sliding Velocity6 m/s
pH Range6 - 9

K2170 - Doulon® Lubricated

Construction

Using the KLINGER®-Lock braiding system, K2170 is manufactured from high quality natural fibre yarns and is lubricated with Doulon®.

Services

Low cost general purpose mechanical packing. Suitable for low performance duties. The doulon lubricant makes this style more suitable for abrasive applications.

Typical Applications

  • Light duty mining
  • Reciprocating pumps

Reported Values of Performance*

Temperature Range0°C - 100°C
Pressure Range0 - 10 Bar
Sliding Velocity8 m/s
pH Range5 - 9

K4307 - PTFE Lubricated

Construction

Using the KLINGER®-Lock braiding system, K4307 is manufactured from high quality natural fibre yarns and is lubricated with PTFE.

Services

Low cost general purpose mechanical packing. Suitable for low performance duties. The PTFE lubricant makes this style more suitable for clean service applications.

Typical Applications

  • Stern shaft seals
  • Water pumps

Reported Values of Performance*

Temperature Range0°C - 90°C
Pressure Range0 - 10 Bar
Sliding Velocity 5 m/s
pH Range6 - 9

K10 - PTFE Lubricated

Construction

Using the KLINGER®-Lock braiding system, K10 is manufactured from a combination of top quality synthetic yarns to provide an economical solution for general purpose rotary sealing applications. The PTFE lubricant provides a clean option where contamination of the product must be kept to a minimum.

Services

For uses in all centrifugal pump and valve applications, where mild alkalis and acids are pumped.

Typical Applications

  • Clean water applications
  • Mild acids and alkalis
  • Clean service applications
  • General service pumps and valves

Reported Values of Performance*

Temperature Range-10°C - 175°C
Pressure Range0 - 15 Bar
Sliding Velocity10 m/s
pH Range4 - 10

*Maximum values – temperature, pH and speed should not be combined in any one application without careful consideration. Common sense balancing factors are always wise.

Contact your local sales representative or our Gland Packing Product Specialist for further information and expert advice. 

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