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Re: Stuffing box question

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Originally Posted by rbyham View Post
...My question is how unusual is it to have a grease cap? Also does the presence of grease somehow negate the need to dripping? I see zero dripping at this. What do you think
You have a dripless stuffing box. The grease doesn't replace the packing, it lubricates it and helps "seal the deal".

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