Silicone

Silicone

Silicon Elastomers resist weathering, radiation, and heat.

ELASTOSIL® Solar 2120 UV encapsulant is UV-activated silicone elastomer that cures at room temperature without any additional heat. Compound contains no photoinitiators, is electrically insulating, and has hardness of 40 Shore 00. Pourable ELASTOSIL® Solar 3210 is 2-part rubber with optimized light permeability and does not shrink, with hardness of 45 Shore. Products are suited for...

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Silicone Gel offers refractive index of 1.40.
Encapsulants

Silicone Gel offers refractive index of 1.40.

Providing protection from mechanical shock, optically clear LS-3140 is suited for use as encapsulating, embedding, or potting compound for environmental protection of electronic assemblies. Low outgassing gel handles stress during thermal cycling without cracking or delamination. To meet multitude of processing requirements, LS-3140 cures at room temperature, or cure can be accelerated with heat....

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Silicone

Silicone Sealant/Adhesives suit glazing applications.

One-component Bondaflex® Silfast(TM) 501 is suited for window fabrication, production of curtainwall and skylights, and impact security glazing systems in shop or field. Offering fast assembly solution, 2-component Bondaflex® Silfast(TM) 502 combines structural glazing and weatherseal applications into one product. Both neutral-cure, non-sag products bond to most substrates without...

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Silicone

Dow Corning Silicones Make Wind Energy a Breeze

Dow Corning Technology Helps Produce Clean, Renewable Power MIDLAND, Mich. (November 18, 2008): Silicones from Dow Corning are helping wind energy become one of the world's fastest growing sources of renewable power with technologies that improve turbine reliability, increase efficiency and reduce costs. In 2007, capacity expansions in North America, Europe and China drove a 27 percent increase...

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Coatings

Dow Corning and Silicone Sealants Help Global Architectural Projects Reach Unprecedented Heights

MIDLAND, Mich.: Around the globe a race is on to shape city skylines with ever-taller and more grandiose buildings. Today, at least 36 occupied buildings tower more than 1,000 feet, a height generally considered super-tall," and dozens more are under construction or being planned. Some of the most iconic super-tall buildings are testaments not only to the architects and engineers that design and...

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Coatings

Dow Corning Silicones Allow Blend of Design and Function to Create Iconic Cultural Centers Around the World

MIDLAND, Mich. (July 7, 2008): Adding to the joy that music and theater bring to cultural patrons -as well as to the cities in which they are located-is a new generation of striking architecture made possible by silicone glazing technology. Architects, designers, and builders can now create venues with the elegance, drama, and sophistication that befit their imaginations," said Mike Blaszkowski,...

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Fast-Cure Silicone is stable in harsh environments.
Silicone

Fast-Cure Silicone is stable in harsh environments.

Suited for wire tacking, selective sealing, vibration dampening, and rework/repair applications on PCBs, Loctite® 5210(TM) is highly thixotropic silicone material that has dispense times as little as 31 sec (2 connectors) and tack-free time of less than 5 min. Non-corrosive room temperature vulcanization (RTV) silicone material cures at room temperature and will hold its form upon dispense;...

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Silicone Potting Compound assures complete fill-in.
Encapsulants

Silicone Potting Compound assures complete fill-in.

Suitable for casting, potting, and encapsulation, 2-component MasterSil 151 cures at room temperature or more rapidly at elevated temperatures. It features elongation at break of 160%, Shore A hardness of 45, and dielectric strength of 460 V/mil. Optically clear product offers resistance to vibration, impact, shock, and thermal cycling. With service operating temperature range of -65 to...

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Miscellaneous Compounds

Dow Corning Introduces Silicone Design Opportunities at Materials at WSA Expo and Conference

Date: February 6, 2008 MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA: Dow Corning, a global producer of silicon-based performance-enhancing materials, will exhibit novel design solutions for the footwear industry at the Materials at WSA Expo and Conference in Las Vegas, February 19-21. Located at booth M531, Dow Corning will showcase the unique footwear design possibilities of silicone with innovative technologies,...

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Repellents

Bluestar Silicones to Make its Debut at Industrial Fabrics Association International's Expo

CRANBURY, N.J., Sept. 19 / / - Bluestar Silicones, formerly Rhodia Silicones, will make its debut at the Industrial Fabrics Association International's (IFAI) EXPO October 3-5 in Las Vegas sporting its market leading capabilities and new company name. "IFAI Expo is an exciting opportunity to share our silicones capabilities with the market," says Ron Hanks, North American Business Director. "Now,...

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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring
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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring

Krueger Sentry Gauge, a leader in chemical sight gauges, now offers the ultimate in aggressive liquid storage monitoring devices. From sulfuric and hydrochloric acid to bleach, and acetone, our products are designed with robust features that deliver a long and trouble-free service life. See our video to learn all about this new and innovative line of sight gauges.

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