Hydraulic Oil Seal Installation Twist Tool – Lengthened
£20.83 ex Vat
This Hydraulic Oil Seal Installation Twist Tool enables the quick and easy insertion of hydraulic seals and O-Rings found deep within hand pallet truck hydraulic pump units that are tricky to fit by hand. This tool makes the seal a smallersize than the gland holeby turning seal into an omega shape that can avoid damaging the seal/ pump unit.
This is the LENGTHENED – SMALL seal size version enables seals to be fitted into long pump units such as the BT L2000/ L23/ LHM230, Crown PTH & PTH50 etc.
Dimensions: Length: 180mm For Small for rod diameters 22-40mm (0.87″ – 1.57″ ROD) gland hole 8mm cross section max (typically found in pallet trucks)
Warning: Gland hole must be in the range of the sizes as below, otherwise the twistor or pump unit can be damaged permanently.
1. Place the seal on the “claw”, with two claws on the inner of the seal and one on the outside.
2. Keep the seal flat with one hand when turning the handle with the other to compress the seal into an “omega” shape.
3. Keep pressure on the handles to keep the seal in an “omega” shape.
4. Place seal in required position within the pump unit.
5. Release a handle gently to expand the seal in position.
6. Once seal is in position, slowly remove the tool from the gland hole.
Other lengthened tools available for larger sized seals (contact us for prices):
Medium for rod diameters 40-70MM (1.57″ – 2.75″ ROD) gland hole, 12mm cross section max
Large for rod diameters 70-165MM (2.75″ – 6.49″ ROD) gland hole, 14mm cross section max