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RESEARCH PAPERS

Morrison and Parry Seals for Water Pressures up to 345 MPa

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R. J. Pick

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

H. D. Harris

National Research Council of Canada

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 102(1), 84-89 (Feb 01, 1980) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3263306 History: Received February 13, 1978; Revised March 22, 1979; Online November 05, 2009

Abstract

The use of water in high-pressure jet cutting and machining requires seals capable of sealing reciprocating and rotating shafts with minimal leakage. Both Morrison and Parry seals are studied analytically to determine the geometric parameters influencing their behavior in water. Limited experimental evidence supports the findings. In particular, the Morrison seal is most appropriate for use with oil, while the Parry seal shows greater potential for sealing water.

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