An o-ring that is designed to replace standard o-rings in SAE J1453 o-ring face seal hydraulic fitting adapters. The o-ring is designed to eliminate warranty concerns with blowouts at the Face Seal end that also prevent oil leaks in hydraulic fitting adapters.
Features of this design:
Standard O-ring materials such as Nitrile Elastomer, EPDM, and Fluorocarbon have been tested with this o-ring design.
O-rings utilizing this design has been impulsed tested that exceeded 2 million impulse cycles that exceeded 6000 psi.
ABOUT THE ENTRANT
Name: Michael Allmon
Type of entry: individual
Number of times previously entering contest:2
Michael's hobbies and activities:
Designing industrial products
Continuous improvement projects
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Chronic industry problems that plague end users. Most companies donot want to invest time and resources to solving industry problems.
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Patent status: pending