Characteristics and performance

The Hallite 617 ‘Multilip’ seal is an asymmetric rod seal specifically developed to meet the requirements of ISO 6020-2 160 bar compact cylinders. The housing sizes confirm to those given for such cylinders in ISO 5597.

Manufactured in black version of Hallite’s high performance polyurethane Hythane® 181, the type 617 is an extremely flexible seal making installation very easy. The sealing lips are precision trimmed for consistent sealing performance.

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Max pressure *

250 Bar

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* Max pressure stated is dependant on the material variant selected. Please consult the datasheet for further information.

  • Recomended
  • Possible
  • Not suitable

* For fluid types marked as possible, please call our team of experts on +44 208 941 2244 to talk through your requirements and determine if this seal is the most suitable for your needs.

  Dynamic application Static application
Fluids based on mineral oil    
Any Recommended Recommended
Waterbased fluids    
HFA (5/95) Possible Possible
HFB (60/40 invert emulsion) Recommended Recommended
HFC (water glycol) Possible Possible
Water Possible Possible
Other fluid types    
Air/Nitrogen Possible Possible
HFD (Phosphate ester ARYL Type) Not suitable Not suitable
Synthetic esters (HEES, HFDU) Recommended Possible