Author: Freek Teunissen

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The Critical Role of Seals in the Pharmaceutical Industry

In the world of pharmaceutical manufacturing, the smallest components can have the most significant impact. Among these are seals, the unsung heroes ensuring operational efficiency, safety, and product integrity in various pharmaceutical processes. This article delves into the crucial role that seals play in the pharmaceutical industry, underpinning innovation, compliance,…

Inflatable Seal Configurator

Introducing AST’s Game-Changing 3D Configurator: Redefining Design Possibilities AST is proud to announce the launch of our highly anticipated¬†3D Configurator, a powerful tool that empowers designers and engineers to explore and create customized 3D models with unparalleled ease. This innovative solution revolutionizes the design process, offering a seamless and immersive…
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Is Chemical Resistance Overrated? A Deep Dive into Material Selection

Why You’ve Been Choosing Sealing Materials All Wrong: The Untold Story of Chemical Resistance Introduction: Rethinking Conventional Wisdom on Chemical Resistance For years, the sealing industry has been hyper-focused on chemical resistance as the primary factor in material selection. While it’s undeniable that resistance to chemicals plays a crucial role…

The Most Common Misconceptions About Inflatable Seals

Inflatable seals are a versatile and effective sealing solution used in a variety of applications, including door and window sealing, equipment enclosures, and industrial machinery. However, despite their popularity, there are still several common misunderstandings regarding their design, use, and effectiveness. In this article, we will explore the most common…
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Hydraulic Seals Explained!

Hydraulic seals play a crucial role in the functioning of hydraulic systems. These seals are used to prevent fluid leakage and to keep contaminants out of the hydraulic system. They are essential components that allow hydraulic machinery to operate effectively and efficiently. What Are Hydraulic Seals? Hydraulic seals are made…