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Main Cylinder Upgrade – Chesterton Fluid Power Equipment Sealing Solutions

Chesterton was challenged by a large global tire manufacturer to help reduce downtime, eliminate scrapped product and improve production of their Banbury® mixers.

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Case Study for CTS Group – Reciprocating seals

CTS Group contacted Chesterton Customseal for assistance in designing a double-acting reciprocating seal capable of 15 meters/second. The seals are mounted vertically on a 16mm shaft, with a stroke length of 150mm which equates to 1 million strokes per day in a pressurized system.

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Replacement of OEM hydraulic seals in large recycling press

A commonly used model of a recycling shear press at a West Australian recycler was experiencing leakage from the gland seals within only three months after resealing with OEM rag and rubber v-sets.

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Case Study for The Better Drink Company

Chesterton Custom Seals successfully created a superior product for The Better Drink Company, which improved Mean Time Between Repair (MTBR), increased productivity and decreased bottle fill rejections.

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Improve Reliability–Truck Shock Absorber

A large surface copper mine experienced pre-mature seal failure on the suspension cylinders of heavy-duty, off-road haul trucks.

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Extend Life of BWE Cylinders

A continuous surface lignite mine was facing issues with boom lowering hydraulic cylinders of compact type bucket-wheel excavator.

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Improve Reliability: Hydraulic Excavator

A large surface copper mine experienced premature seal and cylinder failure on the stick cylinders of a large mining excavator.

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Improved MTBM for Excavator

A continuous surface lignite mine was experiencing severe leakage of worn, scored vertical and horizontal leg cylinders in the walking units of a bucket-wheel excavator (BWE).

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Upgrading Scored Slide Cylinder

A major steel mill in located in Japan was experiencing piston failure every four months on a very old and badly scored die slide cylinder located on a hot extrusion press.

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Improve Leaking Ram with 11K Split Seal

A large manufacturer of expansion tanks made in the USA was experiencing continuous weeping on a 150-ton steel drawing press used to pinch the trim on the steel tanks.

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