Rotary Seal Blog

Blogging is a way for Kalsi Engineering to provide up to date information more quickly than we can through traditional information channels like our seal handbook and static web pages. Here you will learn how we are working to solve industry problems through posts about new rotary seal products and posts about testing directed at specific industry problems and applications. You will also learn about the people who make it all happen, as we highlight the achievements and milestones in their lives. Visit our blog for the latest information on Kalsi-brand rotary seals and other Kalsi Engineering products and services.

Employee spotlight: 33 patents in 33 years

Lannie Dietle received his 33rd US Patent on Sept. 1, 2015, during his 33rd year of employment with Kalsi Engineering. All but three of the patents are related to advancements […]

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Our new 4.5-inch high pressure swivel seal test fixture

Much of our rotary seal testing is performed on our battery of standardized 2.75” horizontal test fixtures. While the 2.75” fixtures are excellent for comparing the performance of one seal […]

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Updated information on Kalsi Seal breakout torque

The Kalsi Engineering rotary seal handbook has been updated to revision level 24. The most significant revisions involve Chapter C12, “Kalsi Seal breakout torque” and Chapter D21, “Sticky drawer effect”. […]

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Announcing a Seal handbook revision

Our online Seal handbook consists of individually revisable chapters, to facilitate updating, and to minimize file size. The handbook has now been updated to revision level 20.

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Mr. and Mrs. Kalsi connect through music

As we learned from the last blog posting about Dr. Kalsi and his wife, Ise, they met at the University of Houston. Soon afterwards, they discovered a common interest in […]

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