Do You Need High Performance Silicone Rubber Parts?

By digiadmin | June 30, 2021

If you’ve read some of our previous blog posts, you’ll know that we have talked about the various ways that silicone rubber outperforms standard rubber. This holds true with all kinds of parts, too – from washers through to gaskets and various other items, such as tubing and even silicone rubber sheets. Yet not all…

Silicone Rubber: The Ideal Choice for Automotive Purposes

By digiadmin | June 23, 2021

Many people have a driving licence and spend some time each day driving to work or getting out and about for social purposes. Yet few of us ever think too much about what makes our cars work – unless something goes wrong with them, of course. While any car can break down and suffer from…

Silicone Rubber and Weathering Performance

By digiadmin | June 9, 2021

You may already know that silicone rubber is an incredibly versatile material, used in countless applications and scenarios. You may have found your way to our website because you’ve read that silicone rubber is often a better choice compared to standard rubber. We could compare the two in many situations. However, one area of interest…

Silicone Rubber in the Electronics Field

By digiadmin | June 2, 2021

Silicone rubber may not seem too fascinating a topic to learn more about. However, people are often surprised at how versatile and strong it is. That versatility makes it a top choice throughout many industries and fields. A great example of this is the field of electronics. Few of us think too much about how…

How Complex Can Silicone Rubber Extrusions Be?

By digiadmin | May 27, 2021

Before we answer that question, we ought to clarify exactly what a silicone rubber extrusion is. This is a process whereby the silicone rubber is pushed through a die or mould. That mould determines the final shape of the silicone rubber once it cools and cures. Since silicone rubber is a versatile type of rubber,…

The Difference Between Regular and Silicone Rubber Washers

By digiadmin | May 25, 2021

Washers are used in all kinds of scenarios. They’re commonly used to prevent a screw from damaging the material they are being screwed into. Place a washer onto the screw and it will sit between it and the material, balancing out the load created by that screw. Washers often seem an unnecessary item, yet without…

Would Silicone Rubber Be the Right Choice for Your Project?

By digiadmin | May 20, 2021

We use rubber for all kinds of purposes and items. Everything from a rubber washer to prevent friction between moving or solid parts to rubber seals for doors and windows… and many other things between those two. There are major differences between rubber and silicone rubber parts, though. Many people go for standard rubber without…

What Should You Think About Before Ordering Silicone Rubber Parts?

By digiadmin | May 17, 2021

Before you place an order for anything, it’s important to think about what you want and why you want it. What do you expect to get from that order? How can you be sure you’re ordering the best items that are going to give you the best performance? If we apply that thinking to the…

Silicone Rubber Comes Into its Own in the Aerospace Industry

By digiadmin | April 29, 2021

If you ever board an aeroplane, do you think about the various materials used to create it and keep it running safely? Few people do. They just want to reach their destination safely and on time. Yet we can all understand how important it is that the materials used always give their best performance. If…

Insulate and Seal with Silicone Rubber Seals

By digiadmin | April 26, 2021

The properties of silicone rubber make it the perfect choice for many roles. You can certainly expect to find it in many areas of life. In many cases, simpler rubber products do not give the same performance as silicone rubber. One area we’ll look at here involves silicone rubber seals. You’ll soon see why this…

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