The M-ring type MA is an axial static sealing element for stainless steel fittings according to the DIN 11851 for the food industry.
Diary pipe screw joints are available in a variety of common elastomer materials. The most common of these would be NBR, FKM, EPDM and PTFE. Compounds comply with the Code of Federal Regulations (FDA-Food and Drug Administration) 21 CFR 177.2600 or 21 CFR 177.1550. Further compounds are available upon request i.e. with accordance to BfR recommendation XXI, USP Class VI and 3-A Sanitary Standards.
Maximum values temperature, speed and pressure are simultaneously not applicable! The values vary in dependence of material and media. For technical queries please contact our application consultants – we have the right solution for you.