Standard Specification for Mechanical Seals for Shipboard Pump Applications
|Publication Date:||1 April 2018|
|ICS Code (Piping systems):||47.020.30|
This specification covers mechanical end-face seals for centrifugal and positive displacement pumps for shipboard use.
The following types of seals are not included in this specification: lip seals, oil seals, circumferential seals, or labyrinth seals.
The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard. A companion hard metric standard is in the process of preparation.
Special requirements for U.S. Navy Shipboard Pump Applications are included in Supplement S1.
This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.