Category Archives for Gaskets

Why Choose Silicone Gasket Material for Application

As one of the most popular gasket materials, silicone is extremely flexible and versatile with several high-performance characteristics. These high-performance mechanical and industrial seals have outstanding resistance to low (-100 degrees F) and extremely high (500 degrees F) temperatures.While silicone rubber gaskets are resistant to a wide range of extreme temperatures, they’re not resistant to […]

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5 Uh-Ohs to Avoid When Die Cutting Gaskets

While small in size, die cut gaskets play an unrivaled role in the functioning of your process, product, and or machinery. Due to the monumental role die cut gaskets play, it’s imperative to get it right. Fortunately, the team at Frank Lowe specializes in creating custom die cut gaskets with tight tolerances.In fact, we have […]

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Die Cut Rubber Gasket

Putting Different Die Cut Rubber Gasket Characteristics to the Test

Die-cut rubber gaskets are used for a vast array of applications, especially sealing water. However, not all die-cut gaskets are created equally. When choosing the best die-cut gasket or seal, there are a number of different considerations that should be made. One of the top considerations is the type material and the characteristics it offers your […]

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Rubber Gaskets

What Are the Top Non-Metallic Industrial Gasket Materials?

While often overlooked, the importance of industrial gaskets can’t be overstated. Industrial gaskets are quintessential products employed for sealing, mounting, limiting vibration, and more. Undoubtedly, the main use of the gasket is for sealing.Because of the range of applications for industrial gaskets and the importance of these components, it’s imperative to get the selection of […]

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Checklist for Choosing the Best Custom Gasket Manufacturer

No matter your industry, choosing the best custom gasket manufacturer is important. The custom gasket manufacturer you choose will be the partner to take your design or idea from concept to reality.We’ve outlined a few key attributes you should look for in a custom gasket manufacturing partner. Read on to learn more and don’t hesitate […]

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A Guide to Silicone Gaskets

Silicone rubber gaskets are an extremely versatile, flexible, and high-performance seal. As a result of these admirable qualities, silicone gaskets are used across an array of applications.At Frank Lowe, we offer die cut silicone gaskets designed to improve your process and/or application. Let’s take a closer look at silicone gaskets.What Are Silicone Rubber Gaskets?Silicone rubber […]

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Quick Guide to Rubber Extruded Gaskets

Rubber extruded gaskets, seals, and components are flexible, lightweight, long-lasting, and exceptionally durable. These parts are ideal for use in extreme and harsh environments, such as applications with significant chemical exposure or high-temperature environments.At Frank Lowe, we are a leading custom manufacturing partner. We pride ourselves in our unrivaled ability to solve complex challenges for […]

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What Makes Frank Lowe the Best Provider of Window Gaskets & Seals?

When it comes to choosing the best manufacturing partner for window gaskets and window seals, you have no shortage of options. But only the team at Frank Lowe can offer you the tailored solutions and decades of experience you deserve. As a full-service custom manufacturing firm, we have partnered with fenestration companies as well as […]

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6 Attributes You Should Look for in a Custom Gasket Manufacturer

If your business needs gaskets for different manufacturing and/or machine maintenance functions on a regular basis, it’s imperative to choose a custom gasket manufacturer who can consistently meet your needs and exceed your expectations. While there are several custom gasket manufacturers out there who may have the equipment to create custom gaskets, not all manufacturers […]

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Simple Guide to Choosing the Best Gaskets Materials

While they are low cost and appear to be simple, the value of choosing the best gasket material — such as expanded ptfe, vegetable fiber, or flexible graphite —cannot be understated. Even so, the custom gasket material is often not reviewed until there is gasket failure or if there is a high maintenance cost associated […]

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