The Hale Gasket Gearbox Cover is a gasket that is used to seal the gearbox cover on a Hale fire pump. The gearbox cover is a metal plate that covers the gearbox and protects the internal components from dirt, dust, and moisture. The gasket helps to create a watertight seal between the gearbox cover and the gearbox body.
They are typically made of a durable rubber material that is resistant to oil, gasoline, and other chemicals. They are also designed to withstand the high temperatures and pressures that are generated inside a gearbox.
Here are some of the benefits:
- Prevents oil and other fluids from leaking out of the gearbox
- Protects the internal components of the gearbox from dirt, dust, and moisture
- Helps to maintain the proper operating temperature of the gearbox
- Extends the life of the gearbox