The gasketing industry produces all sorts of gaskets for a multitude of other industries. Gaskets seal joints and other surfaces together, and the need for them has a wide range. In this video, you will learn everything you need to know about gaskets, including why they’re needed, how they work, and the different types of gaskets you can expect to find.
You will gain an understanding of the fundamentals of gaskets and the gasketing industry.
When two surfaces are meant to be flush against each other, there will always be a gap between them. This is because the tools we use to make these surfaces can never be absolutely perfect, and even on a microscopic level, there will be some unevenness that creates gaps. The purpose of a gasket is to seal up that gap. As a result, gaskets can come in many shapes and sizes in order to meet the needs of all sorts of products, which is why there are so many different types.