GENERAL PURPOSE ELASTOMERS

General purpose materials are suitable for applications where no unusual chemical, oil or temperature resistance is required. Contact Us for a quick quote.


General Purpose Elastomers
  Butyl EPDM Natural SBR
ASTM D - 2000 Designation AA, BA BA, CA AA AA, BA
Max. Tensile 3000 2500 3500 3000
Max. Elongation 850 600 700 600
Compression Set Resistance Fair - Good Very good Good Fair - Good
Resiliance Fair Good Excellent Good
Tear/Chip Resistance Good Fair Excellent Fair
Abrasion Resistance Fair Good Excellent Excellent
Service temp. (°F) -60 to 225 -60 to 350 -60 to 175 -50 to 225
"Rooftop" Aging Excellent Excellent Poor Poor
Ozone Resistance Excellent Excellent Fair Fair
Oxidaton Resistance Excellent Excellent Fair Good
Solvent Resistance
   - Aliphatic HC
   - Aromatic HC
   - Oxygenated HC
   - Lacquer Solvents
 
Poor
Poor
Good
Fair
 
Poor
Poor
Excellent
Fair
 
Poor
Poor
Poor
Poor
 
Poor
Poor
Poor
Poor
Acid Resistance
   - Dilute
   - Concentrated
 
Excellent
Very good
 
Excellent
Very good
 
Very good
Fair
 
Good
Fair
Gasoline/Oil Resistance Poor Poor Poor Poor
Animal/Veg. Oil Resistance Excellent Fair Poor Poor
Adhesion to
   - Metals
   - Fabrics
 
Good
Good
 
Good
Good
 
Excellent
Excellent
 
Excellent
Good
Noteworthy
  • Excellent gas impermeability/retention
  • Excellent vibration damping/attenuation
  • ozone and weather resistance
  • Low swell in water & steam
  • General purpose
  • Excellent dynamic mechanical properties
  • Good friction surface
  • Low cost
  • General purpose
TOOLING

Outstanding tooling design and fabrication are critical to the success of your new project. Manville's experienced staff have the skill and passion for detail that insures your tooling investment is designed and produced to the highest standards of accuracy, quality, and durability. More >

MATERIALS

Our materials lab operates to serve both development and quality assurance needs. With a vast rubber compound database encompassing thousands of formulations in all material types, Manville Rubber Products is certain to have the perfect material for your project. More >

PRODUCTS

Manville Rubber Products has vast experience in the production of an astounding variety of molded rubber products. From one-of-a-kind development projects through high volume contract production MRP is properly equipped to efficiently manufacture to your exact specs. More >

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