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Custom Gaskets for the Food and Beverage Industry

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One of the most important applications for gaskets is food production; compromising the safety of food and beverages can threaten entire populations. Recent outbreaks of  E. coli and other bacteria have forced companies to recall their products to prevent widespread illnesses or even death for some consumers. For compliance and safety, companies need gaskets that […]


Product Material Highlight- Cork & Rubber Gasket

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Rubber cork — a combination of milled cork grain and synthetic rubber — is a specifically formulated material that has been at the forefront of gasket technology since the 1970s. Also referred to as cork rubber, this material is available in many different sizes and variations, and is used in a broad range of applications […]


7 Tips for Choosing the Right Gasket

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Gaskets play a big role in our everyday lives. They are at the heart of everything from appliances, engines, and more. Gaskets work to prevent the escape of air, water, gas, and many other fluids in every commercial and industrial situation imaginable. Because they are important in the proper operation of a wide variety of […]


The Reverse Engineering Solution

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Reverse Engineering is the process of taking something without a blueprint, computer-aided design (CAD) file, or any other documentation, and being able to recreate it. Sometimes a customer will request a replicated part without any known design record on which to base the part; even having a sample part in hand won’t tell the whole […]


Learn About our Various Materials with this Guide

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Choosing the ideal material for your application is a critical decision; important points you must consider are temperature, pressure, and chemical exposure of the gasket’s environment. Mercer Gasket understands the importance of this decision, which is why we offer a large selection of standard and specialized materials that can withstand the most extreme operating environments. […]


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