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  1. Roy S Ramirez

    How many O-rings would a mechanical engineer use here?

    Hello everybody! Happy 2019! I'm trying to design a mechanical face seal for the part shown below, and I'm struggling with the number of o-rings I'm supposed to use. There are two cavities (rings) for two different fluids. The liquid dynamic pressure for both the internal and external fluids is...
  2. P

    How to calculate the Torque for a Set screw

    Hi, I am working on a problem where I have to find the tightening torque required for rotating the outer sleeve. The Outer sleeve is rotated by human hand ( One hand operation) hence the sleeve torque feel is determined by the set screw. Problem statement: Please refer the image. O-ring 1 at...
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