Standard Sewn Bellows (Rod Boots)

Standard Sewn Bellows (Rod Boots)

Tooling-Free Sewn Bellows

Gortite® stock rod boots are ideal for protecting hydraulic cylinder rods, shafts and splines. Gortite® brand sewn bellows provide maximum protection against cylinder rod scoring from chips, abrasive particles and other impinging objects.  Units are manufactured of rugged neoprene coated nylon fabric. Gortite sewn cylinder rod bellows are suitable for operating temperature ranges of -40° F to 220° F.  Rod boots are available in 12 “stock” sizes without tooling charges or minimum order quantities. Lead time is typically 10 business days.

Advantages of Gortite Sewn Rod Boots:

  • Reduce frequency of shaft seal replacements
  • Prevent rod scoring
  • Eliminate nicking of shafts and ball screws
  • Protect against impinging chips
  • Guard against grit abrasion
  • Shield from corrosive splatter