Standard Specification for Mechanical Seals for Shipboard Pump Applications
|Publication Date:||10 May 2003|
|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 the standard. The SI units given in parentheses are for information only. 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.