• Stuffing Boxes

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    Packing a traditional stuffing box is normally not hard to do once you have an understanding of how it works. The hardest part is usually the contortions you have to put your body through to get to it.

    Before we begin lets make sure we are clear on some of the components of the stuffing box. One component that is not shown is the shaft log. The shaft log is a tubular fiberglass passage ...
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