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RUBBER PRODUCTS

RED RUBBER

Red Rubber is popular low cost non-oil resistant material that has good water resistance and resilience. It is excellent in abrasive situations but has poor compression set with high durometers.

High Temperature
225F
Low Temperature
- 50F
PSI Range
500 - 3000
Durometer
30 - 100

BUTYL

Butyl Rubber is impermeable to most common gases and has good resistance to sunlight and ozone. Its superior resistance to abrasion and excellent flexing as well as dampening characteristics makes it ideal for rugged industrial service.

High Temperature
225F
Low Temperature
- 60F
PSI Range
500 - 3000
Durometer
40 - 90

ETHYLENE PROPYLENE

Ethylene Propylene is a polymer with outstanding properties for good weather aging and ozone resistance. It has excellent water, heat and chemical resistance as well as resistance to gas permeability. Oil and solvent resistance is poor.

High Temperature
325F
Low Temperature
- 60F
PSI Range
500 - 2500
Durometer
30 - 90

SILICONE

Silicone rubber offers good resistance to weathering and compression set as well as fatigue, flexing and heat aging. The more exotic fluorosilicones have unusual oil resistance characteristics.

High Temperature
450F
Low Temperature
- 60F
PSI Range
500 - 3000
Durometer
40 - 90

NEOPRENE

Neoprene is an all purpose polymer with many desirable characteristics, such as high resilience with low compression set and flame resistant. Aging is good with some natural ozone resistance and an average oil resistance.

High Temperature
250F
Low Temperature
- 50F
PSI Range
500 - 3000
Durometer
20 - 95

NITRILE

Nitrile is a general-purpose oil resistant polymer which has good compression set and abrasion resistance and tensile strength. Good solvent, oil and water resistance which makes it a better choice than neoprene in these applications.

High Temperature
250F
Low Temperature
- 40F
PSI Range
200 - 3000
Durometer
20 - 95

NITRILE WHITE

White Nitrile is a general-purpose oil resistant polymer with FDA compounds. It may be used around food processing and with the same characteristics a general Nitrile material. Nitriles should not be used in solvents such as Acetone or MEK.

High Temperature
250F
Low Temperature
-40F
PSI Range
200 - 3000
Durometer
20 - 95

URETHANE

Urethanes come in two types, which is millable and castable. Millable surface is low friction with a good oil resistance but not water. Castable has a good compression at high hardness levels with good ozone resistance but poor heat resistance.

High Temperature
150F
Low Temperature
- 30F
PSI Range
500 - 6000
Durometer
35 - 100

PURE GUM

Natural Rubber has high resilience, good compression set with high tear strength and low crack growth. Oil and solvent resistance are poor and ozone attacks it but it does have a very good abrasion resistance.

High Temperature
175F
Low Temperature
- 60F
PSI Range
500 - 3500
Durometer
20 - 100

POLYISOPRENE

Polyisoprene have very similar characteristics to those of natural rubber.

High Temperature
175F
Low Temperature
- 60F
PSI Range
500 - 3500
Durometer
20 - 90

HYDRIN

Epichlorohydrin is an outstanding polymer, exhibiting better qualities than nitrile or neoprene. Oil and solvent resistance is very good with low swell in gasoline. Low temperature performances with ozone weathering and water resistance are very good.

High Temperature
225F
Low Temperature
- 50F
PSI Range
500 - 2500
Durometer
40 - 90

HYPOLAN

Hypolan has very good resistance to oxidation, ozone and good flame resistance. It is also excellent in abrasion resistance but not recommended for immersion in water. Hypolan has a resistance to oil and solvent between neoprene and nitriles.

High Temperature
225F
Low Temperature
- 60F
PSI Range
500 - 3000
Durometer
40 - 90

VITON

Viton has a high resistance to solvents, acids, base fuels, oils and hydraulic fluids plus outstanding performance at elevated temperatures. Viton has good resistance to weathering, ozone, oxygen and flame with a low compression set.

High Temperature
450F
Low Temperature
- 40F
PSI Range
500 - 3000
Durometer
40 - 80

ACRYLIC

Acrylic rubber is not to be confused with Acrylo-Nitrile rubber. It is a special purpose polymer, recommended for applications in hot oil environments where all purpose rubbers fail because of hardening or shrinking.

High Temperature
300F
Low Temperature
0F
PSI Range
500 - 2500
Durometer
40 - 90



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SPONGE PRODUCTS

CLOSED CELL SPONGE 4111-N Series

This series is a blended sponge of Neoprene-EPDM-SBR expanded rubbers. All cells are inner connected except for the outer surface. This sponge comes in 4111-N (30-50 D), 4211-N (40-60 D), 4311-N (50-70 D), 4411-N (60-80 D), 4511-N (65+ D) with the scale used Shore 00.

High Temperature 225F
Low Temperature -70F
PSI Range 50 - 90
UV/Ozone Fair/Good

CLOSED CELL SPONGE 4115-N Series

This series is an EPDM expanded rubber. All cells are inner connected except for the outer surface. This sponge comes in 4115-E (30-50 D), 4215-EU (40-60 D), 4315-E (45-65 D), with the scale used Shore 00.

High Temperature 275F
Low Temperature -90F
PSI Range 60 - 70
UV/Ozone Excellent

CLOSED CELL SPONGE 4119-N Series

This series is a Neoprene expanded rubber. All cells are inner connected except for the outer surface. This sponge comes in 4119-N (30-50 D), 4219-NEU (40-60 D), 4319 (50-70 D), with the scale used Shore 00.

High Temperature 200F
Low Temperature -70F
PSI Range 60 - 80
UV/Ozone Excellent/Fair

CLOSED CELL SPONGE 4117-A Series

This series is a Nitrile expanded rubber. All cells are inner connected except for the outer surface. This sponge comes in 4117-N (30-50 D), 4217-N (40-60 D), with the scale used Shore 00.

High Temperature 200F
Low Temperature -40F
PSI Range 70 - 80
UV/Ozone Excellent/Fair

CLOSED CELL SPONGE 4117-VI Series

This series is a Vinyl-Nitrile expanded rubber. All cells are inner connected except for the outer surface. This sponge comes in 4117-VI (15-35 D), with the scale used Shore 00.

High Temperature 158F
Low Temperature -70F
PSI Range 40
UV/Ozone Fair/Good

CLOSED CELL FOAM Minicel Series

Minicel is an extremely fine-celled, chemically crosslinked foam in various thicknesses. The various types are Type G, L, LS, M, MS, T, TS with different characteristics. The properties below are for the L200, L300 and L380.

High Temperature 215F
Low Temperature -110F
PSI Range 31.5 to 64.3
Density 2.0 to 3.8

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