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O-ring storage method

1. O-rings should be stored in places that are not exposed to direct sunlight, humidity and air to prevent accelerated aging of the O-rings. The suitable temperature for storing the O-rings is 0-20℃, and the suitable air humidity is more than 70%. In addition, damages such as radiation, aversion, insects, rodents, dust, sand, and mechanical damage should also be avoided.

2. The storage place of the O-ring must be more than 1 meter away from the heat source, and no contact with acids, alkalis, solvents, greases and other liquids and gases is allowed. It is not allowed to use any device that produces ozone during storage.

3. Compression, stretching or other forms are not allowed, and ropes, iron wires, etc. are not allowed to hang the products through bolts.

4, O-rings are generally packed in plastic bags, and the effective storage period is 2-3 years.