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Adventures of an O-Ring – Part 1 In the beginning.

O-Ring – In the beginning Before I start regaling you with my O-Ring adventures I think it only right to explain a bit about where I came from. Sadly not much is known about my very early history. What we do know is that the first recorded patent was filed in Sweden on 12th May 1896 by J.O.Lundberg. Unfortunatly not a whole lot else […]

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Sealing Challenges in the Food Industry.

Food Production – Makes you think. You wouldn’t think it but there are a lot of applications with unique and challenging requirements in the food industry. Seals must be compliant with an ever-increasing range of hygiene standards and legislative manufacturing regulations. There are lots of pieces of machinery involved in food production & packaging. Elastomers used in pumps, […]

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O Rings & Trelleborg Sealing Solutions – A Special Relationship Indeed

Partner Distributor of Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Trelleborg Sealing Solutions, the worldwide expert in advanced polymer technology and O Rings Limited have been teamed up for the last 10 years.  We offer you the complete range of TSS industrial sealing products – locally. And furthermore,  it’s a relationship we see lasting a lifetime. TSS is a major International sealing […]

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Spotlight on Viton®

An introduction to Viton Viton or Fluorocarbon is a brand of synthetic rubber and fluoropolymer elastomer. Most commonly it is used in O-rings, chemical-resistant gloves, and other molded or extruded goods. It combines high temperature resistance with outstanding chemical resistance. This makes fluorocarbon based compounds almost ideal for a universal O Ring material. Viton® has become the most commonly […]

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Batch and Cure Dates Explained

What are Batch and Cure Details and Why are they Important?   Cure Dates: Cure Dates are similar to best before dates that you would associate with food shopping. It is the date that the rubber is removed from an oven (after being pressed) where the chemical makeup of the part is cured in place, or […]

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O Rings Brochure available for download

O Rings… Where to start Deciding which O Ring or Seal to choose is no easy feat. Components are available in over 2000 materials. They have varying chemical capabilities and have operating temperatures from -60° to +327°C so it can be hard to know where to start. With this in mind we’ve put together a […]

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Trelleborg Product Range training at O Rings

Trelleborg Training – Knowledge is Key As partner distributor for Trelleborg Sealing Solutions product knowledge is key so.  Therefore we have had the lovely Andy from TSS in to give our sales team a refresher. The training sessions were over two days and covered the following topics: TSS – A brief history of how they came to be, including the acquisition of Dowty […]

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Kind Words from Happy O Rings Customers

We are very lucky here at O Rings, we have some truly wonderful customers, and occasionally they like to tell us how nice we are too, we’ve had some lovely bits of feedback from satisfied customers. Thank you for your help in advance, I must compliment ‘O’ Rings Limited, the lady who is the contact point for […]

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