Pilotpack 116


PILOTPACK 116 is a firm packing made from the finest quality yarn blended with graphite and lubricants to provide a high wet strength when in contact with seawater. The PILOTPACK 116 is an excellent general service packing for use in fresh or seawater and is an ideal choice for marine and water transfer applications. It can be used in rotary, reciprocating & valve applications, and on slow running stern shafts.


  • Natural fibre based packing designed especially for fresh & seawater applications
  • Suitable for slow running, stern shaft applications
  • Very easy to install, even in restricted areas
  • Cost-effective packing for most marine duties

Chemical Compatibilities

  • For Pilotpack 116 pH range 5-9, the packing is chemically inert.

Sizes Available

All square sections from 3mm (1/8”) to 25mm (1”) are generally available from stock and supplied in differing lengths depending on the cross-section, Larger and rectangular sections can be manufactured to order. Packing can also be supplied in preformed or die formed rings

Pilotpack 116 Rotating applications

Speed: 10 m/s
Temperature range: to 120˚C
Maximum pressure: 25 bar

Valve applications

Speed: 2 m/s
Temperature range: to 120˚C
Maximum pressure: 100 bar

Reciprocating applications

Speed: 2 m/s
Temperature range: to 120˚C
Maximum pressure: 40 bar

PTFE Design

Beldam Crossley can create PTFE products to your specification, creating a product with the correct PTFE grade material that works best for your application.

Contact our team of design engineers with your requirements and see how we can help you.


Beldam Crossley has been moulding PTFE for over half a century. We have since developed a wide range of High Performance Crossflon® materials, each suited to a specific application.

Pilotpack 116. Graphited traditional marine packing.