Solid Silicone Rubber
Working with the most reputable suppliers, Advanced Seals & Gaskets Ltd are able to offer high quality materials including silicone in both sponge and solid silicone rubber variants.
Our silicone rubber materials are generally manufactured in continuous rolls, in a range of standard thicknesses and colours (depending on grade) many of which we hold in stock ready for despatch.
Our site consists of state of the conversion machinery and a highly skilled workforce which allows us to not only supply rolls cut down to shortly lengths, but using one of many slitters, log cutters, presses, bandsaws or the oscillating knife, they can also be converted into a number of products including sheets or finished products such as washers, pads, strips or gaskets.
For information on Solid Silicone Rubber please complete the following quick enquiry or call us on +44(0)1384 252555.
Key Characteristics of Solid Silicone Rubber:
- UV resistant
- Ozone resistant
- +200c working temperature
- Available in flame retardant grade
- Available in food quality grade
Full technical data can be supplied upon request,
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What is Solid Silicone Rubber?
Silicone (SI) rubber is an excellent material choice for converting into high performance mechanical seals and gaskets which can operate at high and low temperatures. Silicone rubber even performs well when used outdoors and exposed to UV, weathering, ozone and moisture.So
Solid silicone rubber is manufactured in roll form in a range of grades each with its own set of excellent characteristics and properties, multiple hardnesses and colours, all of which can be easily converted using one of our specialist conversion machines.
Silicone rubber can not only be converted and supplied as finished usable parts, but is often also taken in roll form giving customers the flexibility to cut them into their own parts as and when they are required. such as washers, pads, strips, etc.
Why use Silicone Rubber?
Silicone rubber is manufactured in a choice of grades, colours and thicknesses, each offering customers its own set of excellent characteristics and features. Silicone rubber has a broad working temperature range for use in hot and cold environments, with high temperature versions also available for extreme heat.
Solid silicone rubber is resistant to ozone, many chemicals and fungal growth, they also offer excellent tensile strength, tear resistance, electrical insulating properties and are available in food safe and flame-retardant grades too.
Solid silicone rubber is manufactured in roll form, which means whether customers have a large surface to cover or only require very small seals or washers - they have a choice of how to take their finished product.
Different Grades of Silicone Rubber
Advanced Seals & Gaskets Ltd have a network of material manufacturers and suppliers, giving our customers more choice, our most popular grades of solid silicone rubber include:
- High Temperature Silicone
- FDA Approved Silicone
- Metal Detectable Silicone
- Platinum cured Silicone
- Conductive Silicone
Benefits of Solid Silicone Rubber
Solid silicone rubber can be converted into a whole range of usable products, each with a number of benefits which will vary depending on the grade of silicone used, but include flame retardancy, wide operating temperature range - even higher range when using the High-Temperature grade, resistance to weathering, UV, ozone and chemicals, can be used as electrical insulation and in Food, Beverage and pharmaceutical industries (FDA grades).
Silicone rubber is produced in a range of hardnesses, thicknesses and in some grades a choice of colours.
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