MinGraphTM 2010A & 2010B Grade Homogeneous Flexible Graphite Physical and Mechanical Properties Typical Properties Related to Sealing Applications Tensile Strength: 725 psi (4.9 Mpa)Compressive Strength (ASTM C-695): 35000 psi / 240 MPa (Through Thickness)Compressibility (ASTM F-36): 43% Recovery (ASTM F36): 15%Creep …

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MinGraphTM flexible graphite is inert and resistant to nearly all organic and inorganic medium with exceptions of a few highly oxidizing concentrated chemicals such as high concentration of nitric or sulfuric acids, concentrated nitrates, persulfates, perbenzoate, and peroxides, molten sodium …

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Compression packing is a sealing device in a mechanical equipment. It performs the sealing function, typically controlling fluid or gas leakage. Compression packing is usually made from relatively soft, pliant materials, consist of a number of rings which are inserted into …

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What is flexible graphite or Grafoil®? Flexible graphite, or Grafoil® is a soft sheet form of compressed natural graphite made from exfoliated mineral flake (crystalline) graphite.  Due to its flexible texture, it is commonly called flexible graphite.  Flexible graphite is a …

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By Bob Rutherford, FSA Member [Linked article from FSA publication site] Many associations, societies and regulatory agencies have rewritten and redeveloped emissions and leakage standards and controls year after year. The partial list of organizations—based on voluntary consensus, regulation or legislation—includes …

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