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How to Choose the Right Hermetically Sealed Connectors

Extremely harsh environments call for extra protection to ensure the integrity of a system. Hermetically sealed connectors provide such protection by keeping all air, moisture and contaminants out. If you’re looking for the right connectors for your application, consider these tips to begin your search. Select the Shell There are two major types of connector…

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Understanding Electrical Feedthroughs

Glass-to-metal seals are more effective than O-rings and epoxy when it comes to maintaining an hermetic seal. Sometimes, glass isn’t effective at high voltage or high operating temperatures. The solution is a ceramic-to metal seal and electrical feedthrough. Although there is more labor and time involved in creating this type of seal, it will work…

Choosing the Right Hermetic Feedthrough and Seal

Although you’ve developed a system that requires a hermetic feedthrough and seal, you may not have the knowledge and experience to fully know what type of system and materials should be used to be most effective when your product is in use. Our engineers specialize in hermetic feedthroughs and seals in many different industries to…

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Hermetic Seal Technology

In the early days of distillation, the process of creating an airtight seal was highly valued and the secret of the seal was a closely guarded secret. Today, many industries use hermetic seals to contain the flow of many different gases. For example, the hermetic seal is used in pharmaceutical productions, the containment of chemicals,…

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Hermetically Sealed Connectors

What Are Hermetically Sealed Connectors? Hermetically sealed connectors are commonly used when machines or equipment will be exposed to harsh environments. Some items, such as photographic and surveillance equipment mounted on unmanned vehicles, are exposed to severe weather, fluctuating atmospheric conditions, and high altitudes. Hermetically sealed connectors are chosen to connect vacuum-sealed boxes and equipment…