American Braiding Style 921 Compression / Braided Packing


American Braiding Style 921 is braided from a long lasting blend of Flax and Ramie fibers, then thoroughly lubricated with a proprietary  Tallow and Wax blend.


  • A low friction, economical, general service packing used extensively on shipboard applications for stern tubes, rudderposts, and water pumps.
  • This packing is especially resistant to cold water, seawater, and cold oils, but is used in a variety of other applications in the pulp and paper, marine, and wastewater industries.

Compatible With:

  • Cold water
  • Salt water
  • Cold oils
  • 5-9 PH Level


  • Construction: Plait Braid
  • Temperature Rating: 220º F / 104ºC
  • pH Rating: 5 – 9
  • Shaft Speed Rating: 1200 FPM / 6 MPS
  • Pressure Rating: 150 PSI / 10 BAR