Silicone rubber can be an excellent elastomer material for gaskets, seals, vibration damping, and shock absorption. However, silicone rubber is NOT suited for all applications. This ebook explores the pros and cons of designing with silicone rubber.
Silicone rubber is a high performance elastomer that outlasts and out-performs most other elastomeric choices on key performance scales. It is certainly an excellent material in many applications, but not for all.
This eBook lists key characteristics and properties of silicone rubber providing important information that can help you understand when you should and should not use silicone rubber.
Material selection can be an overwhelming process. Marian engineers are available to help you weigh out your many options, providing you with essential information - the pros AND the cons. We hope you enjoy this eBook. Contact us with any questions!