Patent Number: 6,254,103

Title: Seal

Abstract: A seal comprises a support member having an outer periphery of substantially circular form, and a resilient seal member mounted upon the support member, the seal member, when occupying a relaxed condition, having an outer periphery of generally circular form and a diameter greater than that of the support member, the seal member and support member being eccentric to one another when the seal member occupies the relaxed condition, the seal member being compressible towards a compressed condition in which the seal member and the support member are of substantially equal diameter and are substantially coaxial.

Inventors: Cooke; Michael Peter (Gillingham, GB)

Assignee: Lucas Industries

International Classification: F02M 61/00 (20060101); F02M 61/08 (20060101); F02M 61/16 (20060101); F02M 59/00 (20060101); F02M 59/44 (20060101); F02M 51/06 (20060101); F16J 009/00 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018