What is washer?

Washer is generally used to distribute the load of a treaded fastener (bolt or nut). Washer can also be used as a spacer, reduce vibration and provide
insulation etc.


What is ring gasket?

Ring gasket is generally used to seal two surfaces, effectively prevent leakage of liquid/gas.


Washer or ring gasket?

While washer and ring gasket look similar, they are designed for different functions. However, depending on the material used, and the function being used for, washer may perform as a gasket (and vice versa).


What Shenton Engineering Company offers:

We fabricate washers and ring gaskets over a wide range of materials, and in various dimensions.


Choice of materials:

  • Copper
  • Brass
  • Stainless steel
  • Lead
  • Aluminum
  • PTFE (Teflon)
  • PE (polyethylene)
  • Nylon
  • Specialty, such as fibers, rubber, felt, bakerlite, leather, etc.

To enquire on materials, products, dimensions, applications, specifications or customisations, please call us at (+65) 62970944 or email us at sales@shentonengrg.com.sg .