Fitting guide for static lid sealing covering the Tankatite and TorrLid product ranges as well as the Lionpak 9600 series.
James Walker product fitting guides are compiled from the detailed knowledge and experience of our product and application engineering teams. These guides focus specifically on the actions required to fit the James Walker product concerned to a standard item of relevant equipment. We cannot take into account customisations, wear and tear on equipment, etc. and would advise that you contact us if you have any doubts about how to proceed at any stage.
Best engineering practice
Always follow best engineering practice, use the correct tools for the job and refer to and follow the instructions provided by equipment manufacturers when disassembling and reassembling any items of plant and equipment.
Always ensure equipment is suitably isolated / depressurised and off-line before commencing any work, that all site health and safety procedures are being followed including, but not limited to, safety procedures around lifting, support of items, contact with hazardous substances and supervision of work.
Contact your local James Walker company or your plant and equipment OEM if you have any doubts over any stage of product removal and refitting.
Designed specifically to suit the smaller tank lid recesses of road and rail tankers.
Suitable for all types of vessel and International Maritime Organisation (IMO) classes.
A heat resistant grade of Tankatite compression packing suitable for heated cargoes.
An economical, general purpose lid packing designed for use in static and mobile tank containers, especially in applications where the packing requires to be changed after each trip / cargo.
Compression packing designed for use in static and mobile tank containers.
A specialised product designed as a vacuum seal for aluminium crucible lids.
A highly specialised compression packing used for crucible lid seals at higher temperatures.
A non-hazardous fibre packing for very high temperature applications.
A mineral fibre packing for static sealing duties up to 1000°C (1832°F) constant.
A mineral fibre packing for high temperature static and dynamic sealing duties.