A specialised product designed as a vacuum seal for aluminium crucible lids.
TorrLid 162B is a specially designed compression packing developed specifically as a lid seal to hold a vacuum within crucibles of molten aluminium. TorrLid 162B features a resilient hollow-centred core of ethylene-propylene elastomer, over-braided with a jacket of filament glass yarns. The exterior surface is coated with a layer of red-coloured silicone rubber. This product is also available with wire reinforcement and is known as TorrLid 162C.
This exceptionally well-proven product is used worldwide as a vacuum lid seal for crucibles containing molten aluminium. It has also proved a great success on new plant using the latest AP35 technology.
Manufactured to order, in a wide variety of sections and lengths, to meet customer specific requirements.
Our constant advances in materials and lubricants, product design and manufacturing techniques, keep us at the forefront of compression packing technology. We therefore bring you one of the widest ranges of packings to match the temperatures, pressures and speeds of your most modern fluid handling systems, and economical packings for your older plant.
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