BLUE-GARD® Style 3200

Aramid Fibers with an SBR Binder

The BLUE-GARD® Style 3200 gasket provides excellent sealability and improved torque retention. Available in a variety of specifications, it meets MIL-DTL-24696C Type 2 Specifications and can be used in water, saturated steam, and inert gas applications.

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Description

Features and Benefits

  • Excellent sealability
  • Improved torque retention
  • Drastically lowered emissions levels
  • Cuts operational costs through reduced waste, maintenance, stocked inventory, fluid loss, and energy consumption

Specifications

  • Unique blend of aramid fibers, fillers and an SBR rubber binder
  • Off-white color
  • Full face or ring
  • Meets ABS (American Bureau of Shipping) and MIL-DTL-24696C6 Specifications
  • Min. Temperature: -100°F /-73°C
  • Max. Temperature: 700°F / 371°C
  • Continuous Max: 400°F / 205°C
  • Max Pressure: 1200 PSI 83 bar
  • Maximum PxT 1/16: 350,000 (°F x PSIG) /12,000 bar x °C
  • Maximum PxT 1/8: 250,000 (°F x PSIG)/ 8,600 bar x °C

Applications

  • Water
  • Saturated steam*
  • Inert gases

*This style is not the preferred choice for steam services, but is successful when adequately compressed. Minimum recommended assembly stress = 4,800 psi. Preferred assembly stress = 6,000-10,000 psi. Gasket thickness of 1/16” strongly preferred. Retorque the bolts/studs prior to pressuring the assembly. To ensure receipt of product branded Mil-G-24696, certification will be required- fees associated based on quantity. Refer to “Military Specifications” in the Gasketing Terms section of the Engineered Gasket Products catalog for order/inquiry requirements.

Additional Information

Available in sheet or cut gasket form