May 2006. Bulletin Informativo Hidromar #21


Rod seal Install Tool

This new tool allows you to install any kind or rod seal into hard to access housings, due that it gives the seal the optimum shape to be introduced, and later handled to be correctly installed, thanks to the tool’s depth, being able to introduce the seal into housings up to 100 mm deeper, that’s up to twice bigger than other existing tools.
Thanks to its main axe, it allows the install of any kind of rod seal without any damage. You should only choose your install tool from any of available sizes.
Thanks to its robust design and construction, there is no risk to loose any part of the tools.
Easy-to-use. You’ll be ready to install any kind of rod seal in just 2 steps to be installed correctly, without any damage into any housing.

rod seal install tool


util 020
util 035
util 050
Sizes range/section (In mm)
P.T.F.E. composite seal
Due its construction, allows you the installation of this kind of seal, in some sizes. It is advisable the installation of composite seals with this tool. This takes more importance in small sizes in order to avoid the stress given to the seal while installing.
Due its construction, V-Packings can be hard to install. This takes more importance in compact ones, style AM. V-Rings can be easilly damaged during install due to its small section. In this case, it is advisable to be installed using an install tool.
U-Lip seal
The most typical use of this tool are U-lip seals. This tool can be used also with compact seal and spring energised U-Seal. All this makes the tool a must-have when installing any kind of seals.



100 tools sets (300 tools) only 25€/set*
Ask for different quantity

*Offer valid untill July 2006 or end of stock. This quote doesn't include taxes nor shipment.

If you need more infromaion about this and other seals, don't hesitate in contact us or send-us an e-mail to >


News at our web site


  • New quick links for a better access to our different O-Rings. By following this likns, you'll make a quick search to the O-Rings that we have in stock in material such as Silicone, E.P.D.M., 90 Shores, etc...
  • New profile guide system is ready. Now it is working within our mainweb page from wich,and dinamically, you can get information about the most used style of seals.
  • The new cathalogue is ready to download by seal style, to get this, you should follow the link included in the cataloue page. This system will be encharged in sending you, via e-mail, a file including the most updated information related to the seals you check.

Remember that in our web site, you can:

* make orders and check seals 24 hous a day
* get information about seals individually getting a description about the same also as the housing sizes where the seall should be installed
* download our catalogue

This server is available 24/7, and your orders and requests will be received directly at Comercial Hidromar at the same time you are proceeding allowing us to give you a quick reply. The orders will be sent within a maximum of 24 hours (withn our commercial opening hours), unless some incidents occurs in such case, we will contact oyu as soon as possible

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Documents (in spanish unless advice)

P.U.R. Piston Seals(pdf)

New auto-energized seals with anti-extrusion ringn (pdf)

Common failures of the seals "Diesel Effect" (pdf)


Low profile wiper, Style RSC (pdf)

P.U.R. Double wiper Style DA 20 (pdf)

Back-Up Rings for O-Rings(pdf)

Double Acting Rod Seal, style TI (pdf)

O-Ring Extrusion Failures - 90 Shore A O-Rings  

Previous Bulletins
(in spanish unless advice)

Bulletin 07

Bulletin 08

Bulletin 09
22 Feria Bienal de Maquinaria Herramienta
Bulletin 10
New Double Acting Rod Seals
Bulletin 11
New Sealing Catalogue
Bulletin 12
Double acting piston seals, style DLP
Bulletin 13
Double acting pneumatic piston seals, style K 54
Bulletin 14

Bulletin 15

Bulletin 16
New Flange Seals
Bulletin 17
O-Ring Extrusion Failures - 90 Shore A O-Rings
Bulletin 18
New Encapsulated O-Rings

Chemical compatibility chart for rubber materials used on seals

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