Cylinder Seals

Cylinder Seals

Seals are used throughout the hydraulic cylinder. They can be made of a wide variety of different materials, depending on the function and type of hydraulic cylinder. They need to be hard wearing, able to survive multiple repetitions of the rod moving in and out of the barrel, removing any contamination.

Hydraulic cylinder designers will select the right seal for the cylinder application, taking multiple factors into account. Cylinders that operate at very high temperatures will req