This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2022. Therefore this version remains current.
ISO 16589 specifies seals utilizing sealing elements manufactured from suitably formulated compounds based on thermoplastic materials, such as polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE). They are considered suitable for use under low-pressure conditions.
ISO 16589-4:2011 specifies general performance tests which can be used for seal qualification purposes. Materials quality control, dynamic testing, and supplementary low-temperature testing requirements are covered.
Status: PublishedPublication date: 2011-04
Edition: 2Number of pages: 15
Technical Committee: ISO/TC 131/SC 7 Sealing devices
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