What is the correct way of tightening the pump shaft gland?

23 Oct '19, 17:50

Oct. 23, 2019, 5:50 p.m.
KnowledgeBase's gravatar image


The correct method is to gradually tighten the gland follower with the pump running until leakage at the gland stops.

This way will ensure the pump shaft and gland does not overheat when the pump is operating.

permanent link

23 Oct '19, 17:54

Oct. 23, 2019, 5:54 p.m.
3Eng's gravatar image

add your answer

MarineProHelp 2018 - 2022