Metex gaskets

Gaskets & Sheet Jointings

Metex gaskets

Description

A robust gasket, comprising a flat metal core with expanded graphite facings. The core is often 3mm thick stainless steel or carbon steel.

Typical applications

Large diameter gaskets where the steel core supports the expanded graphite sealing elements to improve greatly the ease of handling and installation. Also used for heat exchangers where seating space is limited.

Temperature ranges

Oxidising atmosphere: -200°C to +400°C.

Steam: +650°C.

How supplied

Custom made to order.

 

Metex gaskets