Silicone rubber is best known for its high temperature capability (450°F) in dry heat applications. Silicone has excellent resistance to ozone, weathering and aging. Compared with most other sealing elastomers, the physical properties of silicones, such as abrassion resistance, are poor.
Service: Air and gases. Static Seal only.
This is a general guide and should not be the sole means of selecting or rejecting this material.
Temperature and pressure values are general guidelines and may not represent continuous service. For specific applications please consult A.R. Thomson Group’s customer service at the branch nearest you.
- Temperature: -65°F (-54°C) to 450°F (232°C)
- Suggested uses: High and low temperature gases. Ozone/weathering.
- Not suitable for: Petroleum, Ketones