US Patent No. 10,117,366

SPRING ENERGIZED SEALS AND RELATED METHODS


Patent No. 10,117,366
Issue Date October 30, 2018
Title Spring Energized Seals And Related Methods
Inventorship Farshid Dilmaghanian, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA (US)
Stephen Rust, Lake Forest, CA (US)
Jacques Barralon, Laguna Niguel, CA (US)
Jin Kim, Los Angeles, CA (US)
Assignee Bal Seal Engineering, Inc., Foothill Ranch, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,117,366

1. A seal assembly comprising a seal element having an inside flange and an outside flange defining a first spring groove having a first spring energizer located therein and biasing the inside flange and the outside flange away from one another;a conductive path defined at least in part by a second spring energizer located in a second spring groove and a third spring energizer located in a third spring groove in electrical communication with one another for EMI shielding.