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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. […]


How to Select the Right Gasket

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Gaskets are vital for preventing the escape of fluids or air in several types of applications. Since gaskets are available in many different materials, sizes, and styles, selecting the right gasket can be a difficult and sometimes overwhelming experience. Mercer Gasket has produced custom gaskets for over 80 years, so we know the criteria for […]


Resources for Elastomer Materials in Gaskets

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Mercer Gasket, understands that material choices will differ greatly depending on your application—that’s why we manufacture high-quality gaskets using a wide range of elastomer materials to meet specific process conditions. Gaskets made with elastomers are afforded enhanced resiliency against inclement environments and various substances, and the elasticity needed to withstand the most intense compression and […]


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Learning More about Chemical Resistance

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Many companies like to tell you they are experts in their field. Unfortunately, they also ask you to trust them without further proof. Their websites and their solutions to your needs are cut-and-paste. At Mercer Gasket, we believe that providing information for our customers is the best way to educate and provide additional services. That […]