How Complex Can Silicone Rubber Extrusions Be?

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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

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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?

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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?

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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

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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

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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…

Silicone Rubber – Good Indoors and Outdoors

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You need only glance around this website to realise there are plenty of ways you can use silicone rubber parts. You can buy tubing for many applications including those in medical settings. You can buy all kinds of washers, both in regular sizes and in bespoke designs. You can buy numerous gaskets and profiles made…

3 Reasons to Rely on Silicone Rubber Parts

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If you need to buy spare parts made from rubber, you can choose from standard rubber or silicone rubber. Most people then discover that the latter is more expensive. Some will choose rubber at that point, while others go on to find out more about silicone rubber before choosing which items to buy. Those that…

What is Medical Grade Silicone Rubber?

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Silicone rubber has long been proven to supply excellent performance in a range of conditions and scenarios. It is used throughout many industries, performing many roles in numerous circumstances. This is made possible because it is versatile and can be made to meet the precise specifications required for each project or use. Perhaps one of…

Die Cut Silicone Rubber Gaskets for Fast Order Completion

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Did you know that silicone rubber gaskets are made using dies? In this article, we’re going to explain how a die works and how it is used. We’ll also find out how they ensure faster production of gaskets of all shapes and sizes. What is a die? You’ve heard the term, ‘the die is cast.’…

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