Sold out JCI Seal School was held at JCI’s Lees Summit, MO headquarters November 19, 2014.

November 19, 2014
7:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Mission Statement: To bring mechanics and engineers to a comfort level understanding end face mechanical seals, their function, and how to operate, install, and care for them.

Class Outline

Mechanical Seal Basics:

  • Basic principles
  • Description of seal components
  • Balanced vs. unbalanced
  • Pusher vs. metal bellows
  • Double vs. tandem
  • Cartridge vs. component
  • Common materials
  • Types of seals
  • Introduction to selection

Practical Seal Knowledge for Mechanics:

  • Equipment checks
  • Component pump seal installation
  • Cartridge pump seal installation
  • Mixer seal installation
  • Proper seal installation
  • Failure analysis
  • Hand-on with seals
  • JCI shop tour

Technology Update & Strategies for Increasing MTBF:

  • 10 steps for increasing MTBF
  • Advantages of taper bore seal housings
  • Advantage of upgrading bearing frame seals
  • Advantages of synthetic lubricants for bearing frame and double seal buffer fluids
  • Overview of the latest in mechanical seal technology

Registration is open.  Please RSVP if you plan to attend in 816-525-3320 or fax 816-525-5881, ATTN: DOnna Schroer.  You must register in order to attend.

Product Assistance

Please describe the products or service needs in the short form below and our technical assistants will work closely with you to ensure you have all necessary parts shipped instantly. You can also call our experts at 800-366-7867.


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