The Wiper Seal is used to eliminate contaminants such as dust dirt & moisture.
A contaminant can cause damage to the hardware such as a reciprocating rod, a cylinder wall, or other critical components.
They tend to be used in conjunction with other seals to create a reliable solution.
Typically used in hydraulic & pneumatic cylinders, this type of seal can be produced in a variety of materials to allow a range of application parameters to be catered for.
Features & Benefits
Axial seal forming a tight fit around a rod
Protects system components from contamination & subsequent damage
Various materials can be used suiting the seal to the application
As dynamic seals, typically in reciprocating Hydraulic or pneumatic applications, to prevent ingress of contaminants.