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Blew out an end cap o-ring tonight. Looking for ideas on where to find one quickly.
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Blew out an end cap o-ring tonight. Looking for ideas on where to find one quickly.
Make your own Wiam , check with some industrial suppliers in your area . Grainger , Fastenal , ect all probably have o-ring kits .
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Is it really an O ring or is it a U shaped seal that uses the internal pressure to make the seal? If a U seal, you might need to get a rush from MES or such.
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Is it really an O ring or is it a U shaped seal that uses the internal pressure to make the seal? If a U seal, you might need to get a rush from MES or such.
im sure its the oring if the end blew out, if it blew apart it shouldnt wreck the U cup
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im sure its the oring if the end blew out, if it blew apart it shouldnt wreck the U cup
Correct. The 30 year old aluminum end cap had corroded away enough to let the oring leak. Oring came out in 2 pieces. Not sure why it did not leak a long time ago.
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