Chesterton 557 Carbon Fiber Gasket

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Chesterton 557 Carbon Fiber Gasket
High Performance Gasket Sheet


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​This carbon fiber gasket sheet is manufactured for use in the power generation, pulp and paper, water, petrochemical and chemical industries. It is specifically designed for steam applications, applications with BAM requirement and strong alkaline media.

Availability: Europe, Middle East and Africa

Excellent resistance to alkaline media and steam
Pre-cut gasket available from our Cut Gasket Center

​Alkaline Media
General Applications in Chemical
Petrochemical Industries​
Pulp and Paper Industry​​

Temperature Limit300° (572°F)
Pressure Limit100 bar g (1450 PSI)​​
Compressibility (ASTM F-36)9% minimum​​
Tensile Strength (ASTM F-152)8 Mpa (1160 psig) (DIN 52910)
Recovery (ASTM F-36)55% minimum
Thickness0,5 mm, 1 mm, 1,5 mm, 2 mm, 3 mm
Dimension1 500 mm x 1 500 mm
​​​ApprovalsDVGW, BAM, BS 7531 Grade X



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