Radial ​shaft seals, also known as rotary seals or lip seals, are used to seal rotary elements, such as a shaft or rotating bore.

JM Clipper Oil Seals are available from Ashton Seals in solid and split styles in both ​nitrile and viton®.

Originally developed in the 1930s for use on the Pan Am Clipper airplanes, today the full line of ​clipper ​oil ​seals ​are used in a wide range of equipment from ​pumps and gearboxes to ​construction and ​mining ​machinery through to ​industrial equipment.

Particularly useful with high bore and shaft eccentricity and on large diameters these highly effective seals are also commonly used in many industrial plants, including:

  • Primary metals
  • Pulp and paper
  • Chemical and petrochemical
  • Power generation

In addition to JM Clipper Oil Seals, Ashton Seals also has access to further products from the JM Clipper Sealing range, including:

  • EXTRUSIONS: For especially large diameter shafts the JM Clipper combination aramid fibre/rubber profile can be supplied as an extrusion.
  • UNEEPAC: Durable moulded packings for hydraulic and pneumatic reciprocating shaft applications.
  • DUXSEAL: Sealing compound for a wide range of industrial and engineering applications
  • PROTECH BEARING ISOLATORS: Low friction seals for washdown area and aggressive environments, drastically reducing running and maintenance costs.​​
Viton® is a registered trademark of DuPont Dow Elastomers. If you require genuine DuPont Viton® please specify this to our sales team.