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Our knowledgeable staff has over 50 years of sealing experience

Millions of seals in stock with same day shipping on in-stock items

In-depth knowledge of inventory management

Experience the RF Carlson Difference!

At RF Carlson Company, we come to work with one goal – meeting the sealing needs of our customers each and every day.

Our mission at RF Carlson is to provide uncompromised service, quality and value. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of every customer – every time. As an independent seal distributor we do not promote any particular (and sometimes more costly) brand, but simply show you which products are best for your applications.


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O Rings

O-rings function as compact reliable sealing devices by absorbing the tolerance stack-up between closely mated surfaces in both dynamic and static applications.

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A gasket is a seal which fills the space between two or more mating surfaces, generally to prevent leakage from or into the joined objects while under compression.

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Custom Molded Rubber

Compression molding consists of a top and bottom plate mold that is machined to a custom configuration.

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Cable Ties

A cable tie is a simple fastening device usually made of nylon. They are a cost-effective way of securing many types of goods...

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Grommets are typically utilized to protect wires and cables against sharp edged sheet metal holes or firewalls.

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Oil Seals

Also known as radial lip or rotary shaft seals, oil seals are used to retain or separate lubricants or fluids.

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Hydraulics/Fluid Power

Fluid power is the generation, control and transmission of power using fluid or gases under pressure.

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Other Stocked Items

RF Carlson offers a variety of additional products...


R.F. Carlson Co. offers a variety of services that can increase efficiency and add value to your manufacturing operation.

VMI programs

We are experts in Vendor Managed Inventory programs. R.F. Carlson has organized and participated in dozens of JIT, Kanban and other popular procurement programs for the past 30 years. We can customize a program that works for you.

Warehousing & Releases

R.F. Carlson has stocking locations in Sarasota, FL and Kennesaw, GA. We stock product for our customers and they release as demand requires. Very simple and very effective.


We offer many packaging options to our customers. Individual packaging, custom bag or box quantity and even customized packaging. Contact one of our sales representatives to find a packaging answer that fits your requirement.

Marking, Identification, Cutting

Some products require additional marking to insure proper use. This is a service that we offer and in most cases it’s absolutely FREE.

  • Customized supply chain management
  • JIT Bin Restocking
  • Kanban set up
  • Bar Coding
  • EDI
  • Customized packaging
  • Independent sealing source
  • Service oriented - responsive
  • Compact and unified product line
  • ESOP incentive – low employee turnover
  • Assembly operations
  • Over 50 years of sealing experience

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Contact Us

Florida Location
6551 Palmer Park Circle
Sarasota, FL 34238
Georgia Location
2010 Cobb Int'l Blvd
Suite F
Kennesaw, GA 30152