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Rubber Sheeting Technical Information

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Basics of...rubber sheeting
Resistance to:

Elastomer

Oil

Electric

Flame

Impact

Abrasion

Tear

Weather

Oxidation

Ozone

Characteristics

Natural Rubber (Latex)

NR

EX

NR

EX

EX

EX

FR

GD

NR

Resists abrasion and low temperatures

BUNA-N (Nitrile)

EX

NR

NR

FR

GD

GD

GD

GD

FR

Resists mineral and vegetable oils

Butyl

NR

EX

NR

GD

GD

GD

EX

EX

EX

Resists air permeation. Good electrical properties

EPDM

NR

EX

NR

GD

GD

GD

EX

EX

EX

General Purpose Rubber. Resists weather

Hypalon

GD

GD

GD

GD

GD

GD

EX

EX

EX

Resists weather and acids

Neoprene

GD

FR

GD

GD

EX

GD

GD

EX

GD

General Purpose Rubber. Resists abrasion and oil

Polyurethane

EX

GD

NR

GD

EX

EX

EX

EX

EX

Resists abrasion, tearing and cold. High load bearing capacity

Silicone

FR

GD

EX

FR

FR

NR

EX

EX

EX

Chemical resistant. Resists high and low temperatures

Vinyl

EX

EX

NR

NR

GD

GD

GD

GD

GD

Excellent abrasion and damping resistance

SBR

NR

EX

NR

EX

EX

FR

FR

GD

NR

Resists abrasion and impact

Viton

EX

GD

EX

GD

GD

GD

EX

EX

EX

Resists oil and chemicals at high and low temperatures

NR = Not Recommended

FR = Fair

GD = Good

EX = Excellent

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