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  Commercial grade elastomers
Commercial Ethylene Propylene 280C
 
DESCRIPTION
Black-coloured ethylene propylene rubber with a fine fabric finish. This material is UK-approved for services with cold potable water.
 
TYPICAL APPLICATIONS
Widely used for gaskets in the water industry, this material also has good resistance to dilute acids, and animal and vegetable oils. It possesses excellent weathering properties and operates within the temperature range –40°C to +130°C.
 
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
(Tested to BS903 PtA procedures)
Hardness, IRHD 60 to 75
Density, Mg/m3 1.1 ±0.2
Tensile strength, MPa 5
Elongation at break, % 300
Compression set, % (24h @ 100°C) 40
 
HOW SUPPLIED
Precision cut gaskets to any shape, size or quantity. In sheets: 1.2m x 1m, 1.2m x 1.2m. Rolls: 10m x 1.2m, 5m x 1.2m. Thicknesses: 3mm, 5mm, 6mm. Note: 6mm is bulk supplied only in 5m rolls.