Accession Number:

ADD005880

Title:

Self Centering Flange Gasket Assembly.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-06-13

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

A circularly shaped rimmed gasket, having an axially aligned central bore transversely disposed there-through, utilizes oppositely disposed annular grooves located in exterior faces of the gasket to form sealing surfaces intermediate two axially positioned raised boss sealing faces of a pipe flange. The projecting sides of the rim of the gasket nestles around each flage boss helping to axially align the pipe flanges with minimum effort and visibility. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Adhesives, Seals and Binders

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE