Reinforced Inflatable Seals
Did you know that Seal Master Corporation, an industry leader in manufacturing custom-engineered inflatable seals and rubber products, also has a design assistance program? We understand that every inflatable seal application is unique and presents challenges. That’s also why our expert engineers are ready to help you with design assistance on any new reinforced inflatable seals, or can help troubleshoot old problems. We work with clients from a broad range of industries to create innovative products to their needs.
Since 1974, Seal Master has been the leader in product development and engineering advances in the realm of reinforced inflatable seals. The firm’s products have been featured in countless applications such as industrial, environmental, military uses.
But what exactly is an inflatable seal? And what does it do?
In countless high-tech applications, there are times when consistent, constant pressure needs to be introduced in order to push, lift, squeeze, stop, hold, or seal materials.
Your needs require a custom inflatable seal, but where do you start? Our newly redesigned cross sections page will help get you started. The dozens of inflatable seal profiles are only a representation of some of the typical profiles used and are not representative of all of the special profiles Seal Master has created over our 40 year history. Our cross sections page can be used as a tool to align your needs with our capabilities.
If you have ever travelled the famous London Underground also known as “The Tube”, the words “Mind The Gap” may yield an important safety warning. But ask yourself, what if you didn’t have to “Mind The Gap”? What if safety concerns while boarding and exiting were a thing of the past? Seal Master Corporation has engineered a unique solution to this problem: inflatable pneumatic seals.
Seal Master Corporation takes pride in custom engineering your product, leaving no aspect untouched. If temperature in your application plays a vital role, silicone may be the material for you. Silicone is an industry leading elastomer material, performing in various hot and cold environments.
Seal Master Corporation is an industry leading manufacturer of custom engineered, hand built, fabric reinforced inflatable seals. Founded in 1974, Seal Master is widely recognized for its expertise and resourcefulness as a consultant, designer and producer of inflatable seals and other custom rubber products. Seal Master takes pride in serving our customers. We are here to assist in developing a solution to the customer’s problem while also establishing a strong relationship. With our knowledge and expertise of the product we can provide unmatched customer service and satisfaction.
Quality Built Quality Tested
At Seal Master we take pride in our products and stand by their quality. Each Seal Master product is inspected a minimum of two times prior to shipment by two separate Seal Master Quality inspectors. During this process inspectors are looking for obvious cosmetic defects but are also trained to be aware of other problems that may occur during operation. Below are examples of some inspection processes that take place prior to shipment.
Snap-in type inflatable seal profiles utilize our uniquely designed dovetail base that enables the seal to simply "snap" into a matching retainer groove. The retainer groove provides support and protection for the seal. Installation and replacement is quick and easy. For more information on snap in types please visit our Seals 101 page.
Seal Master inflatable seals inflate and deflate in three basic directions of operation:
This week we would like to spotlight one of our most popular materials offered: EPDM rubber.
EPDM elastomer is a copolymer consisting of ethylene and propylene units as it is part of the main polymer chain.