Vintage Conveyancer Forklift obsolete oil seal

Discussion in 'Help Wanted' started by DiverWill, Jun 14, 2016.

  1. DiverWill

    DiverWill New Member

    Hi Guys, Hope you can help. We have a 1960 vintage Conveyancer D4-24 Forklift which is undergoing a gearbox rebuild. I need a clutch shaft oil seal which is proving to be quite difficult to find. 2-1/4" OD x 1-1/16" ID x 1/2" thick. Here's the problem, it must first stretch over a spline 1-1/4 diameter. The number on the seal is 106-225 RE (or possibly RF)
    Can you suggest someone who may stock obsolete NOS seals.
  2. Numpty1

    Numpty1 Member

  3. DiverWill

    DiverWill New Member

    Thanks for the reply I've emailed Redhill Bearings and hope they can help. I have tried local bearing stockists, but they all use the same suppliers.
  4. lambe

    lambe Member

    You could try City Seals and Bearings in Sheffield, I've never beaten them on daft obscure things.
  5. JohnM

    JohnM Member

  6. DiverWill

    DiverWill New Member

    I tried bushing the housing, the new seal wouldn't go over the spline. City Bearings were very helpful but failed also. In the end we tig welded and machined a larger diameter sleeve onto the shaft. Thanks for your help, regards, Will

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