Asbestos gaskets are special asbestos technical products, the main purpose of which is to seal stuffing boxes in moving or fixed joints of devices and mechanisms. The properties of such a product will depend on its composition and structure.
Asbestos gaskets, as a rule, are an elastic cord made with various types of section. Often to improve the mechanical properties and coated with an anti-friction composition.
Asbestos packing is made by the weaving method, often brass wire is often woven into the packing. Asbestos gaskets are used in many branches of modern industry.