Chesterton 1601 Reinforced Graphite Packing

Superior Leakage Control for Isolation Valves/Steam Valves


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Chesterton 1601 features advanced construction for high reliability and performance:​

  • ​Layers of graphite tape are formed into compact strands; each strand is reinforced with an Inconel® wire mesh covering
  • Strands are square​ braided to form a dense, but pliable packing
  • A corrosion inhibitor is applied to prevent stem pitting
  • Can be certified to meet the purity requirements of the nuclear industry

Features & Benefits:

  • Proven in high pressure, high temperature steam service

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Chesterton 1601 Reinforced Graphite Packing Installation Instruction