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Floating brush seal

October 11, 2013

Developed as a drop-in replacement for Elliott YR process steam turbine carbon rings, the Inpro/Seal Sentinel floating brush seal features densely packed, flexibleInpro/Seal Sentinel floating brush seal metallic bristles that bend with changing clearances between rotating and stationary surfaces; the brush serves as the primary shaft seal, while a carbon element provides face sealing in the turbine’s casing. It has a plug-and-play split design.

 Inpro/Seal; www.inpro-seal.com