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Leatheroid paper is also known as Elephantide and can be supplied by Advanced Seals & Gaskets Ltd in most product formats to the customers bespoke requirements.

This material is grey/blue in colour, has excellent insulation properties and is used extensively in the electrical industry to insulate hot elements such as contact terminals. It boast’s many other attributes such as:

  •          Excellent electrical strength
  •          Mechanical resistance
  •          Highly durable
  •          Flexible

In addition to these key properties we are able to supply this product polyester film bonded which gives a greatly increased bursting strength and also increases its electrical strength to around 12kv per millimetre.

This product is suited to industrial and domestic electrical appliances and is often used as a insulator in transformers and motors.

Elephantide is manufactured in continuous rolls and comes in a wide range of thicknesses from 0.1mm to 1mm.

Listed below are some of the formats that we able to supply this particular material:

  •          Leatheroid sheet
  •          Leatheroid rolls
  •          Leatheroid seals
  •          Leatheroid gaskets
  •          Leatheroid washers
  •          Leatheroid pads
  •          Leatheroid strip

Help with Elephantide

If you would like to speak to a representative to discuss your specific application or requirements please call our sales office direct on 01384 469100, alternatively you can send an E-mail. Simply click on the link and forward us your details along with your question and we will contact you immediately.


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