Patent Number: 6,612,584

Title: Flange and seal assembly

Abstract: A flange and seal assembly is provided with an annular sealing ring and a mounting component. The annular sealing ring is retained as a part of the mounting component. The mounting component has a mounting end with a mounting flange extending outwardly from the mounting end, and an annular seal receiving recess formed in an axial end surface of the mounting end, and a retaining element extending from the mounting end. A portion of the sealing ring is axially retained between the retaining element and the axial end surface of the mounting end.

Inventors: Ferouz; Carmella (Rockville, MD), Bayne; Brian (Odenton, MD), Kim; Joseph (Frederick, MD), Rowland; Stephen B. (Laurel, MD)

Assignee: PerkinElmer, Inc.

International Classification: F16L 23/20 (20060101); F16L 23/00 (20060101); F16L 017/06 (); F16L 017/00 ()

Expiration Date: 09/02/2020