braided packing

Braided Compression Packings








650
698
620
620-FDA
620S
156 PFTE
160
691
665
690
630
182
525T
528
531
696CC
699
696
612
645
1162 IB
640
616
1414
1416
1416 IB
615
2000
3165
4100
4200

STYLE 650
Carbon yarn braided packing heavily impregnated with PTFE dispersion. For severe services in pumps or valves handling chemicals, solvents and acids. An ideal packing for paper mill applications.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 72 43 25 17 12 9 7.5 5.5 4.6 3.2 2.1 1.8
lbs./box 1 or 2 1 or 2 1 or 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 5 or 10 10 10
Temperature: To 600F (315C)
pH: 0-14  Speed: 3000 FPM
Pressure: Pumps-To 500 PSI (35 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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STYLE 698
Carbon yarn braided packing impregnated with graphite dispersion. For severe services in pump and valve applications, including super-heated steam, acids, alkalis, etc.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 160 58 39 21 15.3 11.7 8.8 7.8 6 4.1 3 2.2
lbs./box 1 or 2 1 or 2 1 or 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 5 or 10 10 10
Temperature: To 850F - atmosphere (455C)
Temperature: To 1200F - steam (650C)
pH: 0-14  Speed: 4000 FPM
Pressure: Pumps-To 500 PSI (35 bar)
Pressure: Valves-To 2500 PSI (170 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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STYLE 620
PTFE braided packing with PTFE dispersion. A dense firm packing used in valve and slow speed pump applications. Excellent chemical resistance.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 74 32 20.6 13.5 9.5 7 5.5 4.1 3.3 2.5 2 1.6
lbs./box 1 1 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 0-14  Speed: 1000 FPM
Pressure: Pumps-To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Pressure: Valves-To 2000 PSI (140 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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STYLE 620FDA
Food Grade FDA PTFE filament braided packing, food grade, interlock braided with break-in lube.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 72 31 19.4 12.5 9 7 5.1 4.1 3.3 2.3 1.7 1.2
lbs./box 1 1 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 0-14  Speed: 1500 FPM
Pressure: Pumps-To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Pressure: Valves-To 2000 PSI (140 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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soft PTFE STYLE 620S
PTFE compression packing treated with an inert lubricant. A soft and resilient packing for chemical pump and valve applications.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 72 31 19.4 12.5 9 7 5.1 4.1 3.3 2.3 1.7 1.2
lbs./box 1 1 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10

Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 0-14  Speed: 1500 FPM
Pressure: To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid

*Food service packing use - Style 154FDA

Braided PTFE tape - Style 156

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STYLE 156 PFTE Braided Tape
Use with glass, FRP or metal flanges and applications where a highly compressible, chemically resistant gasket is required.
In. 1/2" x 1/8" 1" x   1/8" 3/4" x 1/4" 1" x   1/4" 1 1/4" x 1/4" 1 1/2" x 1/4" 2" x 1/4"
ft./lb. 14.5 7.2 8.0 4.7 3.7 3.4 2.3
Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 0-14 
Pressure: Pumps-To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Construction: Flat Braid Tape
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Graphite filiment packing STYLE 160
Graphite filament compression packing impregnated with a graphite dispersion. For severe service applications where leakage must be held to a minimum. Excellent chemical resistance.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 210 68 45 24 17 12.6 11 9.6 7.5 5.3 3.7 2.5
lbs./box 1 or 2 1 or 2 1 or 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 5 or 10 10 10
Temperature: To 850F (455C) - Atmosphere
Temperature: To 1200F (650C) - Steam
pH: 0-14  Speed: 4000 FPM
Pressure: Pumps-To 500 PSI (35 bar)
Pressure: Valves-To 2500 PSI (170 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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GFO STYLE 691
Graphite filled PTFE fiber braided packing that improves thermal conductivity and will not harden. 100% GFO.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 69 36 21 14 10 7 5.7 4.5 3.5 2.5 1.9 1.5
lbs./box 1 1 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10

Temperature: To 550F (285C)
pH: 0-14  Speed: 4300 FPM
Pressure: Pumps-To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid


*Trademark of W.L. Gore & Associates

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GFO Kevlar STYLE 665
Unique braided packing combining PTFE graphite with aramid corners. Aramid corners prevent rolls and extrusion. Excellenct service packing in servere pump applications. Widely used in paper mills
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. N/A N/A 22 13.1 9.5 6.6 5.7 4.2 3.3 2.6 1.8 1.5
lbs./box N/A N/A 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 550F (285C)
pH: 2-12  Speed:2500 FPM
Pressure: To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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PTFE Graphite STYLE 690
Graphite filled PTFE fiber compression packing with excellent thermal conductivity and will not harden. An economical substitute for Style 165.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 69 36 21 14 10 7 5.7 4.5 3.5 2.5 1.9 1.5
lbs./box 1 1 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 550F (285C)
pH: 0-14  Speed:4300 FPM
Pressure: Pumps-To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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Aramid compression packing STYLE 630
Aramid fiber braided packing with an inert lubricant. Extremely durable, highly abrasive resistant packing. Ideal for slurry service.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 78 37 22 16.5 11.4 8 6 4.9 3.6 2.6 2.3 1.6
lbs./box 1 1 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 3-11  Speed: 1900 FPM
Pressure: 500 PSI (35 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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Spun Aramid braided packing STYLE 182
Spun aramid fiber braided packing impregnated with PTFE dispersion and break-in lubricant. Idel for valves and pumps in abrasive service..
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 75 35 20 18 10 8 6 5 3.8 2.4 2.1 1.7
lbs./box 1 1 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 2-12 Speed: 2250 FPM
Pressure: 500 PSI (35 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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boat packing STYLE 525T
Premier marine service compression packing made with flax fibers and lubricated with PTFE dispersion. It has low friction and high tensile strength. Excellent for water service and paper mill applications.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 120 50 30 20 15 10 8.6 6.6 5 3.6 2.7 2.1
lbs./box 2 2 5 5 5 or 10 5 or 10 5 or 10 5 or 10 10 10 10 10
Temperature: To 250F (120C)
pH: 4-9  Speed: 1500 FPM
Pressure: To 200 PSI (15 bar)
Construction: Square  Braid
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Flax Packing STYLE 528
Flax fiber braided packing lubricated with tallow and wax. Used for brine, cold water and oil service. Ideal for marine applications.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 139 59 28 21 14.8 10.7 8.6 6.5 5.1 3.5 2.6 2.3
lbs./box 2 2 5 5 5 or 10 5 or 10 5 or 10 5 or 10 10 10 10 10
Temperature: To 200F (105C)
pH: 5-9  Speed: 1200 FPM
Pressure: To 150 PSI (10 bar)
Construction: Square  Plaited
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STYLE 531
Flax fiber braided packing, treated with a petroleum-based lubricant and surface graphited.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 118 58 33 22 15 11 9 7.4 5.7 3.8 2.8 2.3
lbs./box 2 2 5 5 5 or 10 5 or 10 5 or 10 5 or 10 10 10 10 10
Temperature: To 220F (105C)
pH: 5-9  Speed: 1200 FPM
Pressure: To 150 PSI (10 bar)
Construction: Square  Braid
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Carbon cornered flexible graphite STYLE 696CC
Braided from a combination of expanded flexible graphite 696) and high strength carbon fibers (698). Carbon fibers are braided into the corners to provide anti-extrusion and better abrasion resistance in tough applicaitons. This compression packing can give virtually leak free performance. 696CC was independantly fire tested to API 589 at API 607 temperatures and pressures..
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. N/A N/A 33 21 14.8 10.5 8 7.2 5.7 3.8 3.2 2.5
lbs./box N/A N/A 1 or 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 3
Temperature: To 1250F (650C) - Steam
Temperature: To 1050F (565C) - Atmosphere
pH: 0-14 except strong oxidizers 

Speed: 4000 FPM
Pressure: 3000 PSI (200 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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flexible graphite Packing STYLE 699
Braided from a combination of expanded flexible graphite and inconel wire. 699 retains dimensional stability in high temperature, high pressure environments, and can meet most VOC emission control regulations. 699 packing was independantly fire tested to API 589 at API 607 temperatures and pressures.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 110 50 30 20 13 10 7 6.4 5 3.3 2.6 2
lbs./box 1 1 1 or 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10

Temperature: To 1200F (650C) - Steam
Temperature: To 850F (455C) - Atmosphere
pH: 0-14 except strong oxidizers 

Pressure: 3000 PSI (200 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid

*Valves Only

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STYLE 696
Braided from pure expanded graphite. It is resilient, self-lubricating, chemically inert and thermally conductive. 696 compression packing can be used in both pumps and valves in a wide range of service conditions.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 103 48 33 20 12 10 7 6 5 3.3 2.5 2
lbs./box N/A N/A 1 or 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 3

Temperature: To 1200F (650C) - Steam
Temperature: To 850F (455C) - Atmosphere
pH: 0-14 except strong oxidizers

Speed: 4000 FPM
Pressure: To 3000 PSI (200 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid


*May require anti-extrusion rings

*Does not contain cotton carrier

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STYLE 612
Special syntex fiber, with each strand impregnated with PTFE dispersion both prior to and after braiding. This compression packing also has a break-in lubricant. An asbestos replacement braided packing for general service applications. Good chemical resistance.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 80 48 25 16.6 12 8.5 6.4 5.7 3.6 2.6 2.6 1.7
lbs./box 1 1 2 or 5 2 or 5 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 0-12 Speed: 2200 FPM
Pressure: To 500 PSI (35 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid

   

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Garlock 8921K equal STYLE 645
Unique braided packing combining 612 and 630 fibers. Aramid corners prevent roll and extrusion. Well suited for abrasive applications and end rings with other packings.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. N/A N/A 25 17 11.7 8.8 6.8 5.7 4.2 3.2 2.1 1.6
lbs./box N/A N/A 2 or 5 2 or 5 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 3-12  Speed: 2200 FPM
Pressure: To500 PSI (35 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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STYLE 1162 IB
Syntex fiber thoroughly impregnated with PTFE, a break-in lubricant is added for start-up. An economical PTFE general service packing. Interlock braid.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 80 42 20 13 8.8 7.6 5.7 5 4.2 2.5 2.1 1.5
lbs./box 1 1 2 or 5 2 or 5 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 2-10  Speed: 2000 FPM
Pressure: To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Construction: Interlock  Braid
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Kynol braided packing STYLE 640
Special Kynol fibers treated with PTFE and break-in lubricant. This is a non-contaminating packing for use in paper mills in almost all pump and valve applications.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 80 50 26 19 13 10 7.4 6 4.6 3.2 2.5 1.9
lbs./box 1 1 2 2 or 5 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 0-13  Speed: 1500 FPM
Pressure: To 500 PSI (35 bar)
Construction: Interlock  Braid
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STYLE 616
Syntex fiber compression packing thoroughly impregnated with a high temperature lubricant. Finished packing is surface graphited. An asbestos replacement packing for general service use on pumps and valves.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 128 56 31 21 16 11 8.6 6.7 5.8 4 3 2.1
lbs./box 2 2 2 2 or 5 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 or 10 10 10 10

Temperature: To 500F (265C)
pH: 4-10  Speed: 1500 FPM
Pressure: To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Construction: Interlock  Braid

Available with Moly Lubricant - STYLE 1398 MOLY

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Garlock 127-AFP equal STYLE 1414
High temperature carbon yarn with inconel wire braided over a resilient core thoroughly impregnated with graphite and corrosion inhibitor.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 76 39 25 12.6 9.4 7.1 6 4.4 3.8 2.6 2.1 1.5
lbs./box 1 1 2 or 5 2 or 5 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10

Temperature: To 1200F - Steam (650C)
pH: 1-12 
Pressure: To 2500 PSI (17 bar)
Construction: Braid over core

*Valves Only

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STYLE 1416
Texturized fiberglass fiber packing. It is braided dry with no lubricant. Packing will not swell, shrink and is completely incombustible. Used for sealing over doors. Excellent chemical resistance.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. N/A N/A 28 18 12.5 10 7.7 6.2 5.4 3.8 2.6 2.1
lbs./box N/A N/A 2 or 5 2 or 5 5 5 5 or 10 5 or 10 10 10 10 10
Temperature: To 1000F (535C)
pH: 2-11 
Construction: Square Plaited
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STYLE 1416 IB
Interlock Braided Texturized fiberglass fiber packing. It is braided dry with no lubricant. Packing will not swell, shrink and is completely incombustible. Used for sealing over doors. Excellent chemical resistance. Available from
1/2" to 1".
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 8 6 4.2 3.3 2.5 2
lbs./box N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 5 or 10 5 or 10 10 10 10 10
Temperature: To 1000F (535C)
pH: 2-11 
Construction: Interlock Braid
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STYLE 615
Syntex fiber braided packing treated with a high temperature lubricant and graphited. Soft and pliable for general service on pumps and valves.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 128 56 34 22 16 12.5 9 6 5.5 4 2.6 2.2
lbs./box 2 2 2 or 5 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 or 10 5 or 10 10 10 10

Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 4-10  Speed: 1500 FPM
Pressure: To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Construction: Square Plaited

Available with Moly Lubricant - STYLE 1430 MOLY

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STYLE 2000
Special meta-aramid fiber with PTFE and break-in lubricant. Very conformable and abrasive resistant. Highly resistant to degradation and chemical attack. For use in agitators, stock pumps, mixers, etc..
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 90 50 26 18 10 8 6.2 5.1 4.1 3.2 2 1.6
lbs./box 1 1 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 500F (260C)
pH: 4-10  Speed: 1500 FPM
Pressure: To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Construction: Interlock  Braid
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STYLE 3165
Special blend of PTFE and graphite fibers plus a high temperature lubricant. An economical substitute for style 165. Good chemical and abrasion resistant packing.
In. 1/8" 3/16" 1/4" 5/16" 3/8" 7/16" 1/2" 9/16" 5/8" 3/4" 7/8" 1"
ft./lb. 63 42 20 12.5 9.3 6.8 5.4 4 3.2 2.4 1.7 1.3
lbs./box 1 1 2 2 2 or 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10
Temperature: To 550F (285C)
pH: 0-14  Speed:4500 FPM
Pressure: Pumps-To 300 PSI (20 bar)
Construction: Interlock Braid
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valve stem packing STYLE 4100 Valve Packing
Extruded round valve stem packing made of 100% expanded virgin PTFE. FDA suitable (FDA 21 CRR 177.1550)
ft./box 3/32" x 50' 5/32" x 25' 7/32" x 15' 9/32" x 9'
Temperature: To 450F to 600
pH: 0-14 
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PTFE Joint Sealant STYLE 4200 Joint Sealant
Chemcord 100% expanded virgin PTFE joint sealant. Maximum performance gasket material. FDA approved.
ft./box 1/8"x100' 3/16"x75' 1/4"x50' 3/8"x25' 1/2"x15' 5/8"x15' 3/4"x15' 1"x15'

Temperature: To 600F (315C)
pH: 0-14 
Pressure: Pumps-To 3000 PSI (200 bar)

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