Solon’s calculator is easy to use and allows you to quickly design a live loading system for flange applications. Increase the value of your live loading system with comprehensive bolting and washer information, including material, size, diameter, thickness, deflection, torque, and more.

Simply complete the fields with information relative to your application and our calculator will automatically filter the selection to Solon® ANSI washers that meet your flange application requirements.

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Flange Washers for High Loads and Extreme Environments

Solon® Flange Washers are designed to maintain sufficient bolt tension and resultant gasket stresses in high-temperature and high-pressure applications where safety and emission containment take priority. Our Flange Washers are Belleville springs that are engineered to fit into flange designs with typically higher loads to withstand extreme temperatures and corrosive environments. 

Flange washers from Solon provide several advantages, including:
  • Improve flange performance
  • Enhance safety measures
  • Increase plant uptime / reduce downtime
  • Maximize plant efficiency
  • Optimize process performance
  • Reduce maintenance costs & intervals
  • Simplify installation by preventing load scatter

Washers Designed for a Broad Range of Live Loading Applications

Customers across all industries use our flange washers and disc springs for demanding live loading applications. Explore the various uses below, then use our load calculator to determine your washer requirements:

Flange Washer and Live Loading Technical Resources

Case StudySolon Flange Washers for LNG Applications
Case Study: Solon Flange Washers Solve Gasketed Joint Leaks for Heat Exchangers
Case Study: Solon Flange Washers Solve Gasketed Joint Leaks in Nuclear Power Station Heat Exchangers
Video: Live Loading with Solon Flange Washers | Reduce Fugitive Emissions
White Paper: Why do Gasketed Joints Leak?

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