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post #15 of Old 05-10-2013
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Re: Hot stuffing box...

I believe it's graphite-impregnated gortex, not pure graphite. The stuff really is an improvement over the old flax stuffing. It lasts for years before it needs to be changed and you get it to run dripless without heating the stuffing box.

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