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Compression Packing

Comparison Chart and Braid Construction

 

Compression Packing

Braiding Types

    
Square Plaited              Interlock Braid

    
     Braid over Braid                Braid over Core

    
Twisted
   

ASP - STYLES
AMERICAN BRAIDING
ANCHOR
CHESTERTON
CRANE
GARLOCK
JM
PALMETTO
RM
SEPCO
SLADE
TEADIT
UTEX
1-T
--
1320
1729
--
740
--
1607
524
ML - 1
--
--
--
49
895
399
420
550
344
280
--
--
--
--
--
--
650
4000
1328
1738
1655 - CF
5000
C - 44
1588
864
ML - 4461
--
2012
228 / 249
698
4000 G
1332
370 / 477-1
1650 - CF
98 / 88
5319 / C45 / C19
1585
861 / 862
ML - 4460
--
2002
226
620
344
1121
1724 / 324
C - 1045
5888 / PM - 7
VX - 1 / VX - 2
1367H
847
ML - 2254
--
2005
232
620-S
344 BIL
1123
328 / 1728
C - 1050
5889 / PM - 8
CX - 1
1367S
849
ML - 2235
--
2006
231
620-FDA
344FDA
1165
1725
715 / 1055
5900
--
1367F
848
ML - 2236FDA
--
2006FDA
245
156PFTE
344T
1123 B.T.
382
C - 1050 - M
620
--
1367T
846
2210
--
3070
--
160
8000 - 8000G
1342 / 1343
1 / 375
1625 - G
200
C1 / C2
1555
863
ML - 4444
--
2001
229
691
8000T
1128
--
--
5100
5320 / C26
1389
845
ML - 4002
--
210
--
690
8200BIL
--
1750
C - 1065 CGF
PM - 6
--
--
--
--
--
2007
--
665
8000T-K
--
--
C - 1064
6 - K
C - 27
1359
844
ML - 4004
--
2017
214
630
300
1335
1740
1730
5200 / PM - 5
C - 17 / 5317
1350
981
ML - 4800
--
2004
213
182
--
1334
--
1760
8904 / PM - 4
C - 67
1392
951
ML - 6225
--
2044
222
525-T
345
381
329
867
5413
--
1613
523 / 528T
219
--
2421
201 / 206
528
921
380
80
863N
18
CW - 2, 3, 4
1600
522
2
--
2138
200
531
921G
386
81
866
90 / 131
C - 240
1600G
525
--
--
2177
204
531 NG
--
--
--
--
18 / 31
--
--
--
--
--
155
--
696CC
--
--
1400R
G57
--
--
--
--
--
3300G
2202
687
699
5000I
--
1600
G58I
1303 FEP
--
--
GRAPHA - STAR
--
--
2000I
--
696
5000
815
1400
1656 / G58
1300
--
FLEXI - BRAID / 5000
GRAPHA - BRAID
ML - 911 / ML - 2001
3300C
2000
686
612
--
1326 / 1334 / 1338 / 1339
1710 / 412-W
1335
8922 PM - 1
C - 47, 49
1347AF
941
ML - 2225
--
--
238
645
3000T-K
1338K
--
--
8921 - K
--
--
945
ML - 2225A
--
--
241
1162
--
313-T
--
--
--
--
1346AF
942
--
--
--
--
1162IB
3000T
1173
1710 - 1774
1335
PM - 1
C - 47, 49
1347AF / 100BAF
941
ML - 2225
--
2019
237
640
320
--
1727
--
--
--
1392
980
ML - 2400
--
2777
248
616
3000G
1337 / 1333
--
1340
8913 / PM - 2
--
1007AF / 1030AF
943 / 968
ML - 402 / ML - 6402
--
2255
236
1398 NG
--
--
--
--
8917
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
1398 MOLY
--
--
--
--
8906
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
1414
4000I / 3030INA
809GL / 814
1800
387 - 1
127AFP / 1200PBI
333
4062AF
925
ML - 310
--
2214
683 / 684
1416
--
--
--
--
--
G39
--
--
FG - 4
--
--
132
1416 IB
--
--
--
--
5450
--
591
--
--
--
--
--
1420
--
1319
--
--
8939 - B
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
615
--
313
--
--
8909 / PM - 3
--
--
944
--
--
--
233
2000
--
--
1730
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
3165
8100BIL
--
1760
C1070
PM - 6
--
--
846
ML - 8002
--
--
244

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These are general comparisons and should be used as compression packing"service equals" only. Manufacturer techniques do vary and when in doubt contact American Seal & Packing for more specific details.

 

Our Select Manufacturers

  • Flow Serve
  • Borg Warner
  • Durametallic
  • AST

Our Select Manufacturers

  • JM Clipper
  • Graftech
  • Lamons
  • Vulcan

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