A group of elastomers, made from silicon, oxygen, hydrogen and carbon, Silicones are renowned for their retention of flexibility and low compression set characteristics, within one of the widest working temperature ranges for elastomers.
Static seals in extreme temperature situations.
Seals for medical devices, compatible with FDA regulations.
Low outgassing and excellent dampening properties.
Standard Compound: -85°F to +400°F
Special Compounds: -148°F to +400°F
Hardness (Shore A)
5 to 80
Phenyl (PVMQ) based silicones can perform to -148°F.
Metal fillers and conductive carbon black make silicone conductive for EMF/RF applications.