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Chevron® multi‑lip packing seal

Universal multi‑lip packing seal for rods / glands and pistons.

  • Hydraulic sealing
  • Piston heads
  • Rod/gland seals

Chevron (known as Shallex in some regions) is our universal multi-lip packing set that is highly regarded for its long working life and ability to operate under adverse mechanical conditions.

This robust packing set comprises a gland ring/female adapter, header / male adapter, and one or more intermediate V-shaped rings.

  • Double-acting capabilities when fitted back-to-back
  • Recommended for safety critical duties and adverse mechanical conditions
  • Excellent extrusion and wear resistance
  • Options available to suit adjustable and non-adjustable axial housing lengths
  • Available with self-aligning gland ring for worn equipment
  • Good sealing integrity at low or slack pressures

  • Hydraulic press (main rams and drawback rams)
  • Hydraulic cylinder glands and piston heads
  • Hydraulic valves
  • Oil pipeline expansion glands
  • Reciprocating pumps (steam, water, boiler feed and oil)
  • Sludge pumps
  • Swivels

  • Mineral and synthetic hydraulic oils
  • Fire resistant fluids
  • Air
  • Water
  • Mineral and synthetic greases

Please contact us for advice on other media.

  • Radial sections from 4 mm (1/6") upwards
  • Spring-loaded versions from 6.5 mm (1/4")
  • Endless rings available up to 2.2 m (87") OD
  • Endless packing sets in standard materials to suit housings to BS ISO 5597— long (L3) axial length series are readily available
  • Inch sizes and split packing sets are also available
  • Full fitting guide supplied with each product
Related Downloads

Chevron fitting guide

English pdf (188 KB) Download

Chevron datasheet

English pdf (312 KB) Download

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