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Tankatite® 660

A heat resistant grade of Tankatite compression packing suitable for heated cargoes.

  • Heated cargoes
  • Tank lids

Tankatite 660 is a heat resistant grade of Tankatite and is a compression packing designed for heated cargoes. This product is similar in construction to Tankatite 440, but with braided jackets of high quality glass fibre yarns instead of polypropylene.

  • Gas-tight environmental seal for heated cargoes
  • Protects cargo from sea water ingress
  • Withstands repeated opening/closing cycles
  • Unaffected by steam and other tank cleaning systems

Seals for tank lids that cover heated cargoes, such as molten bitumen, which need to be transported at elevated temperatures to prevent solidification in the tank.

Static duties on tank lids

  • Maximum operating temperature: +230°C (+446°F);
  • Minimum operating temperature: -50°C (-58°F)
  • Maximum tank pressure: 60 kPa/0.6 bar (9 psi)

Compatible with media in the range of pH 0-14 including all known bulk liquid cargoes in all IMO classes.

Any square or rectangular sections of 12.5 mm (1/2") upwards is made to order, also endless rings to fit specific tank lid recesses.

Related Downloads

Static lid sealing fitting guide

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Tankatite 660 datasheet

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