Gaskets

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Mounting & Attaching Products

Gasketing Resin cures on demand.

January 12, 2015

Used as alternative to tapes, PSA die-cut gaskets, 2K epoxies, silicone rope, or RTV sealants, GA-201 seals heat-sensitive substrates such as plastic enclosures. Moisture- and chemical-resistant FIP/CIP gasket acts as barrier to prevent absorption or penetration of air, dust, dirt, noise, liquids, or gaseous substances. Cured by UV/Visible light, tack-free product can be dispensed into intricate or complex configurations and can accommodate design changes. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

EMI Shielding Gaskets suit large enclosures.

January 8, 2015

Provided in 0.125 in. and 0.250 in. thicknesses, Combination EMI Shielding Gaskets are fabricated from closed cell silicone sponge, silicone foam, and fluorosilicone sponge with edge bonded knitted monel wires. Gaskets are thicker and softer than filled conductive rubber EMI gaskets, making them suited for large enclosures requiring environmental gaskets and EMI shielding. Pressure sensitive adhesive aids installation, while monel mesh offers corrosion resistance and ability to resist oxidation. Read More

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EMI Shielding Gaskets achieve 90 dB shielding levels.

December 2, 2014

Combining soft closed-cell silicone sponge core with conductive silver/aluminum in silicone jacket, Ultra-Vanshield® Dual Elastomer EMI/RFI Shielding Gaskets are listed by UL to achieve flame retardancy of UL94V0 under file number E311158. Gaskets are suitable for sealing around fragile components such as high-speed connectors and circuit boards, and are formulated for low compression set and high temperature resistance. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Stock and Custom Gaskets improve electronics cooling efficacy.

November 28, 2014

Die-cut thermal interface gaskets transfer heat from electronic components to surrounding environment. When placed between heat source and heatsink, products conform to all uneven surfaces and fill any air gaps. There are 12+ Sarcon® thermal interface material formulations available, and physical characteristics also allow use as low-pressure mounting cushion to prevent deformation. Thermal conductivity ranges from 0.9–17.0 W/m°K with thermal resistance from 0.03–3.47°C in.²/W.

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Mounting & Attaching Products, Materials & Material Processing

Silicone Gasket Materials come in tubes that aid application.

September 10, 2014

Ultra Grey® Rigid High-Torque, Ultra Black® Maximum Oil Resistance, Ultra Copper® Maximum Temperature, and Ultra Blue® Multipurpose RTV Silicone Gasket Maker products come in tubes that facilitate even and consistent application while also helping to extend product shelf life. Designed to hang directly from peg, tubes also eliminate need for blister card and thereby minimize space requirements within planogram. Screw-on cap also allows upright storage on shelf.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Elastomeric Static Seal targets lightweight components.

March 10, 2014

Supporting trend of powertrain modules with lightweight design, Curve Gasket helps minimize amount of structural plastic required in engine covers. To achieve dimensional stability and lower reaction forces essential for sealing lightweight thermoplastic covers, Curve Gasket uses combination of constant and undulated cross-sections that minimize loading. Undulated sections use same design principle as corrugated waves used to stabilize metal sheeting. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

FIP Gasketing offers shielding properties up to 110 dB.

February 27, 2014

Co-dispensed with both conductive and non-conductive material, Trishield Soft® is applied in triangular and wave-shaped gasket. Precise string of electrically conductive silicone rubber is dispensed on carrier and is then formed into characteristic shape. Materials applied include silicone nickel, nickel graphite, and soft nickel graphite. Offered in gasket heights of 1.2–2.5 mm, Trishield Soft comes in range of metal fillers including Ni/C, Ag/Ni, or Ni/Al. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

Clip-On Grounding/Shielding Strips come in custom lengths.

December 4, 2013

Fingerstock product, Edge Guide Clip-on Strip, offers optimal grounding/shielding contact from PCB to card guide on rack or housing inside electronics. Snap-in feature of contact fingers prevents any potential snagging, allowing for bidirectional sliding contact along edges. Strip, made from BeCu, is available with various plating options, including tin or nickel. While compression forces facilitate card installation, customizable length options afford flexibility in design phase. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Mounting & Attaching Products

High-Visibility FIP/CIP Gaskets provide placement confirmation.

October 24, 2013

UV/Vis, light-curable, Form-In-Place and Cure-In-Place gasketing resins are formulated with high-visibility black (GA-140-B) and green (GA-140-G) color. Bonding to metals, glass, and plastics, products are resistant to high-temperature and high-moisture environments while maintaining adhesion and flexibility. Shrinkage value reduces stress, while in-line curing allows for increased production speed. Chemical- and moisture-resistant gaskets are formulated to be tack free and flexible. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

O-Ring Kits aid hydraulic/pneumatic machine repair and service.

September 11, 2013

Intended for use by service technicians, mechanics, or repair facilities that have to carry out repairs to machinery which use hydraulic or pneumatic systems, metric O-Ring Kits comprise 300+ individual 70 durometer Buna N O-Rings. Available O-rings range in sizes from 7 mm OD with 2 mm section to 52 mm OD with 4 mm section. Read More

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FIP/CIP Gasket provides cure confirmation.

August 7, 2013

Bright blue in its uncured state, GA-140-SC UV/Vis light-curable, Form-In-Place (FIP) and Cure-In-Place (CIP) gasket enables automated vision systems and manual operations to confirm placement prior to cure. As product cures with sufficient exposure, color transitions to clear. This See-Cure technology provides visual confirmation that adhesive is fully cured and bond site is secure. Product bonds to metals, glass, and most plastics and is resistant to chemicals and moisture. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Mounting & Attaching Products, Materials & Material Processing

Specialty FKM withstands aggressive oils.

July 16, 2013

Classified as Type 4 FKMs by ASTM standards, AFLAS® 200 P is suited for applications that need to withstand aggressive oils containing anti-oxidants, solvents, ozone, acids, and bases. Peroxide-curable product offers optimized performance at cold temperatures (Tg = -13°C, TR-10 = -8°C), and can be solvated and applied as coating. Typical applications include oil seals, shaft seals, O-rings, and variety of other parts and fittings. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Molded Silicone Rubber Gaskets come in low durometers.

May 23, 2013

Consisting 10 and 20 durometer Shore A molded Liquid Silicone Rubber compounds, respectively, Wacker Silicones LR3003/10TR and LR3003/20TR provide water sealing and protection for enclosures and portable devices. Products feature optimized tear resistance and surface condition as well as resistance to damaging effects of UV. Also available in 10 and 20 durometer, 12 x 12 in. injection molded liquid silicone rubber sheets come in standard thicknesses of .032, .050, .062, .093, and .125 in. Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Mounting & Attaching Products, Fasteners & Hardware

Plastic NEMA 4X Electronic Enclosures come in 17 sizes.

May 14, 2013

WA, WC, and WP Series, available in sizes from 2.28 x 2.52 in. to 14.12 x 7.84 in. for indoor and outdoor applications, feature silicone rubber gasket and stainless steel screws that protect electronics from harsh environmental factors such as dust, dirt, and moisture. Molded in flame retardant UV-stabilized Polycarbonate plastic, WC and WP Series are conducive to temperatures from -40 to +120°C. WA Series, molded in flame retardant dark gray ABS plastic, suits indoor use from 0 to +80°C. Read More

Green & Clean, Mounting & Attaching Products

FIP/CIP Gasket helps eliminate adhesion loss-induced failures.

April 25, 2013

Intended for fuel cell sealing applications, Ultra Light-Weld® GA-145 UV/Visible light-curable Form-In-Place (FIP) and Cure-In-Place (CIP) gasket is formulated to be tack free, soft, and flexible with low outgassing after cure. Chemical-resistant product, which can be dispensed in intricate and complex configurations, supports in-line curing and bonds to metals, glass, and PC. Gasket cures on demand and exhibits resistance to high-temperature and high-moisture environments. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Adhesives & Sealants, Mounting & Attaching Products

Firestop Gasket eliminates caulking process.

April 3, 2013

Offering 1-step solution, Series TTG SpeedFlex® Track Top Gasket provides fire, smoke, and acoustical ratings for head-of-wall joints between gypsum walls and flat concrete floor slabs. Because it is installed at same time as top track, intumescent firestop cover eliminates caulking process and need for second inspection. Gasket is UL classified up to 2 hours, provides acoustical values up to 56 STC in rated and non-rated wall construction, and has received L-rating of less than 1 cfm/Lin. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

EMI/RFI Shielding Gaskets are die-cut to match requirements.

January 24, 2013

With digital dieless cutting, EMI/RFI Gaskets and Seals are manufactured to OEM specifications from materials best suited for application, taking into account factors such as flexibility, heat, and resistance to impacts, solvents, and UV. Products can be produced from solid, sponge, and fabric reinforced materials in virtually any shape and size from 0.250–60 in. dia with thicknesses from 0.003 in. Available with or without pressure-sensitive adhesives, parts provide attenuation up to 120 db. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Materials & Material Processing

Ultra-High-Temperature Sealing Material comes in sheet form.

October 23, 2012

Available in gaskets as well as 40 x 40 in. sheets with fiber core thicknesses of 1/16 and 1/8 in., THERMa-PUR™ Sealing Material is produced by solvent-free process that combines blend of raw materials with flexible fiber core. Non-oxidizing formulation provides optimal sealing effectiveness at temperatures up to 1,800°F, including extreme cycling conditions. THERMa-PUR is suitable for sealing connections in biomass gasification, turbochargers, and marine and land-based exhaust systems. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Low-Load Gaskets seal metallic and non-metallic piping systems.

September 10, 2012

Designed to seal lightweight metallic, plastic, and fiberglass flanges that cannot provide proper loads required to compress conventional fiber or PTFE gaskets, 3504 and 3505 GYLON® STRESS SAVER® Gaskets are suited for industrial and hygienic applications, respectively. Molded, raised, concentric ribs allow for concentrated gasket load and tight seal. Made of 100% GYLON® PTFE with glass microspheres, one-piece gaskets offer cold-flow and creep resistance, eliminating need for frequent retorquing. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

FKM Gaskets and Seals resist oil and harsh chemicals.

August 31, 2012

Die cut to custom specifications, FKM Gaskets and Seals are suited for applications that require resistance to fuels, oils, solvents, ozone, and chemicals at temperatures from -10 to 400°F. Products can be fabricated in many shapes and sizes from 0.015 in. thick in single- and multi-ply variations. When softer materials are required, FKM sponge is available in 0.125, 0.250, 0.375, and 0.500 in. sizes. Applications include pumps, compressors, instruments, and variety of mechanical components. Read More