You should re-torque gaskets after they have seen their first heat cycle. Re-torques usually are not necessary afterward. Read more!
Coating gaskets is important to make your gasket stand out. Some coating means of application are spraying and rolling. Read to learn more!
First, ask yourself if the proper load was applied. Second, make sure the gasket can withstand its needed conditions. Read more about tight seals!
Some gaskets are nearly identical on both sides, but often there is a slight alignment issue either for the bolt holes or ports. Read to learn more!
Some gasket material manufacturers design and engineer new materials and can help you out. Read more to learn how to design gasket material by yourself.
A flange ring may be necessary to contain combustion pressure. A gasket flange ring example is a cylinder head gasket. Read more about it!
The success or failure of your composite material is going to be in the facings. Read more about uneven temperature exposure with gasket materials today!
Even though there are technically advanced gasket materials out there, nothing beats a great design. Find out some poor gasket design solutions today!
Anti-stick coatings can improve your gasket’s functionality and performance. Read more about what to consider when buying gasket anti-stick coatings today!
The thinnest gasket possible minimizes compressibility and provides better load retention and recovery properties. Learn more about gasket thickness here!