Globe Marine Announces Gaskets & O-Rings for Run-Dry Impeller Product Line

The longest-lasting impeller now comes with gaskets and O-rings for 35 different models in new easy-to-see packaging.

Rockland, MA, July 22, 2014 --( Globe Marine, a leading provider of high-performance Run-Dry pump impellers announced today that it will begin offering gaskets and O-rings for 35 of its most popular impeller models. This allows repair technicians and customers to easily replace impellers without the fear of damaging or losing original gaskets and O-rings, eliminating the time and hassle of finding and purchasing replacement gaskets or O-rings.

Additionally, the company will be offering new see-through packaging to allow customers to see the gaskets and O-rings without removing them from the package. These new packages will have both metric and English measurement information, an expanded manufacturer cross-reference list as well as a QR code which can be scanned by most smartphones or tablets to provide more product information at point-of-sale.

Run-Dry impellers are the only flexible impellers in the world guaranteed to run-dry for up to 15 minutes. Globe offers impellers in a variety of durable self-lubricating materials for water and diesel fuel transfer as well as FDA-approved applications. Globe makes 88 models of impellers designed for pump, engine and impeller manufacturers worldwide. Globe Marine’s website ( allows users to search and select the appropriate impeller by using the most comprehensive cross-reference search tool available.

“We listened to our distributors, dealers, technicians and customers who told us that including gaskets and O-rings along with our world-class Run-Dry impellers clearly positions Globe Marine as a leading provider of replacement impellers,” said Carl W. Forsythe, President and CEO.

“We are really excited about this long-anticipated change for Run-Dry impellers,” said John Dillon, branch manager for Marysville Marine, a large Midwest-based distributor of marine products. “This will significantly streamline the selection, purchase and installation process for us and our customers. It is a win-win for all,” he added.

In addition to Run-Dry impellers, Globe Marine offers DRIVESAVER flexible couplings which reduces vibration, absorbs shock, eliminates electrolysis, and acts like a circuit-breaker in the event of the propeller hitting an obstruction. Globe offers 59 DRIVESAVER models that are compatible with over 20 engine and transmission manufacturers worldwide.
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