Silicone Compounds

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Paints & Coatings

Electrically and Thermally Conductive, Two Part Silicone Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

October 5, 2016

Well suited for use in vacuum environments, Master Bond MasterSil 973S-LO is an adhesive, sealant and coating that passes NASA low outgassing tests. This electrically conductive, two component silicone can be used in the aerospace, electronic, opto-electronic and specialty OEM industries. Featuring a low volume resistivity of 0.004 ohm-cm, MasterSil 973S-LO is a silver filled compound that has a... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Lubricants

PolySi® Lubricants Adds Australia and New Zealand Distribution

August 30, 2016

Sanford, NC - PolySi® Lubricants, a division of PolySi® Technologies, increases its global presence with the addition of Superior Lubricants of Australia as a distributor. Due to growing demand in Australia and New Zealand for silicone and synthetic lubricants, PolySi® Lubricants has added Superior Lubricants to meet local market needs. “PolySi® Lubricants is excited to add Superior... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Automotive Silicone Adhesive Sealant affords process flexibility.

July 29, 2016

Designed for automotive module applications, BERGQUIST TLB 400 SLT offers adaptable thermal cure profile that enables full cure, independent of ambient moisture, at temperatures from 25 to 180°C to accommodate various manufacturing protocols. This 2-part solution, with 400% elongation to break, creates environmentally protected enclosure resistant to degradation from exposure to common... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Lubricants

Silicone Ceramic Lubricant prevents disc brake squeal.

May 23, 2016

Featuring 100% silicone, non-petroleum based formula fortified with high-temperature ceramic-solids, Permatex Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant prevents disc brake squeal and chatter while protecting caliper pins, sleeves, bushings, and pistons against seizing and galling. Product will not melt and can handle temperatures from -50 to 3,000°F. Available in 0.5 oz. squeeze tube and 8 fl oz bottle... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Conductive Silicone Rubber Gaskets feature fabric reinforcement.

May 11, 2016

Available in .020 and .032 in. thicknesses, SNE-556-R and SNE-540-R are nickel-graphite filled silicone rubber with fabric reinforcement that exhibit durability and dimensional stability. Both materials can be die cut or water jet cut into EMI shielding gaskets with narrow cross sections. While SNE-556-R consists of 65 durometer, conductive silicone used for EMI and environmental... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Silicone Resin suits room temperature cure, high-temp coatings.

January 20, 2016

Dow Corning® 2405 Resin helps formulators overcome such limitations as brittleness, poor impact resistance, and film-building constraints associated with resins used to formulate high-temperature-resistant, room-temperature-curing coatings. When catalyzed by titanium compounds, product cures within 60 min at ambient temperature to form medium-hard coating. This methyl methoxy resin, with... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Low-Viscosity Gap Filling Material has high thermal conductivity.

December 14, 2015

Viscosity of GAP FILLER 1400SL allows this 2-part, silicone-based, liquid gap filling material to flow in and around tight, uniquely shaped structures to fill small voids and provide thermal transfer to 1.4 W/m-K. When cured, soft material allows absorption of CTE stresses and provides mechanical shock dampening for fragile assemblies. Product cures at room temperature without any... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Thermally Conductive, Electrically Insulative Two Part Silicone Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

November 25, 2015

Master Bond MasterSil 972TC-LO passes the rigorous requirements for low outgassing per ASTM E595 specifications. It is particularly well suited for use in vacuum environments as well as applications in the aerospace, electronic, opto-electronic and specialty OEM industries. This two part silicone system offers convenient handling for bonding, sealing, coating and potting. MasterSil 972TC-LO is an... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Thermal Compound supports form-in-place gap filling.

September 30, 2015

Capable of filling large gaps around fragile circuit board solder points without causing damage or loss in performance, 5.0 W/m°K SARCON® SPG-50A facilitates efficient transfer of heat from any board-level source to nearby heat sink or heat spreader. Silicon based material provides optimized vibration absorption capabilities and maintains all initial properties across wide temperature range... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

Reflective Optical Coating optimizes output of LED lighting.

August 24, 2015

Used in manufacturing of LED lamps and lighting assemblies, Dow Corning® CI-2001 optimizes light output and efficiency while offering resistance to aging and UV light. White silicone coating features low viscosity of 1,500 cP which optimizes flow and fills in narrow gaps and spaces. Curing at room temperature to tough, resilient non-tacky surface, CI-2001 can be applied to large... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Labels Tags Signage & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

WACKER Presents New High-Performance Release Agents for PSA Labels

August 10, 2015

LABELEXPO EUROPE 2015 Munich – "Let’s make the perfect combination" is the motto under which the Munich-based chemical company WACKER is showcasing highly efficient coating compounds for the paper and film coating industry at Labelexpo Europe 2015. The focus is on four new silicone polymers for industrial label applications. They are solvent-free and cure extremely quickly, which is why they... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Silicone Pressurized Tubes let users control bead width.

July 1, 2015

Designed for sealing, bonding, protecting, and waterproofing, RTV Silicone Pressurized Tubes with Select-A-Bead™ Nozzle have double piston pressurized package that allows for smooth, uniform dispensing and self-sealing plug that keeps silicone fresh. Product cures at room temperature so no special curing method is required. Available in 5 colors, chemically stable formulation shows little... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

One Component, Neutral Curing Silicone Passes USP Class VI and ISO 10993-5 Tests

June 9, 2015

Specially formulated for medical device applications, Master Bond MasterSil 912Med is a room temperature vulcanizing silicone system for high performance bonding, sealing and coating. This system meets both USP biocompatibility and ISO cytotoxicity standards and resists a variety of sterilization techniques such as gamma radiation, EtO and some types of liquid sterilants. This one part system has... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Silicone Adhesive Gel supports wound care.

May 19, 2015

Free from organic plasticizers and stabilizers, SILPURAN® 2117 is formulated to provide optimized tack in direct skin applications and where hypo-allergenic skin adhesion is crucial. Two-part A/B component adhesive is chemically inert, heat-resistant, and remains flexible at temperature extremes from -50 to +200°C. Waterproof and breathable, dressings made using soft silicone... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Bluestar Silicones to Present at Tape Summit 2015

May 13, 2015

EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. – Bluestar Silicones, a global leader in integrated silicone manufacturing, will exhibit and present at the Pressure Sensitive Tape Council (PSTC) Tape Summit 2015 May 11-15 in Baltimore, Md. The industry-focused event provides tape professionals opportunities to build their pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) knowledge base. On May 14 at the event, Sebastien Marrot,... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Thin Bond Line Thermal Interface Material

March 19, 2015

Carteret, NJ – Sarcon® SG-26SL is an easy-to-apply, thermally conductive and electrically non-conductive silicone-based compound that exhibits a low thermal resistance. When dispensed between a component such as a CPU or power converter and a heat sink, this material delivers a thermal conductivity of 2.6 W/m°K. The product's physical characteristics and minimal bleed and... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

European Coatings Show 2015: WACKER Is Presenting a New Silicone Resin for Water-Repellent Wood Coatings and Binders for Dirt- and Weather-Resistant Exterior Paints

February 16, 2015

Munich – The Munich-based WACKER Group is presenting new binders and additives for the paint and surface-coating industries at the European Coatings Show (ECS) in Nuremberg, Germany, from April 21 to 23, 2015. One of the highlights is the new silicone resin emulsion SILRES® WH. The product which is based on a new silicone resin can be used as a hydrophobizing wood impregnating agent or as an... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Soft Silicone Adhesives suit skin applications.

February 11, 2015

Designed specifically for wound care, Silbione® HC2 2022 medium-viscosity silicone gel is compatible with most coating processes and applicable on wide range of substrates, including PU films, perforated films, and open knit fabrics. Product is manufactured in ISO 8 clean room in ISO 13485 facility to ensure microbial safety on breached skin. For wearable devices, scar management, and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing

WACKER and Inpro Develop a New Silicone Adhesive for Plastic Oil Pans

February 10, 2015

Munich — Munich-based chemical Group WACKER, and inpro Innovationsgesellschaft für fortgeschrittene Produktionssysteme in der Fahrzeugindustrie mbH have developed a silicone adhesive-sealant for mounting vehicle oil pans. Sold under the name ELASTOSIL® RT 779, the new product adheres to both aluminum and polyamide. Plastic oil pans can now be mounted without mechanical fasteners.... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

McLube Has New Releases/ Products for Engineered Wood

January 29, 2015

The McLube Division of McGee Industries, Inc. has manufactured release since 1954. Currently, there are more than 100 products manufactured to satisfy diverse industry needs. Some of the new releases for engineered wood include:  McLube 1777 A water dilutable dispersion of solid active ingredients (PTFE) which is particularly effective for release of hard-to-release binder systems. This... Read More