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Enhance comfort. Enable innovative design.

Enhance comfort in sporting goods with durable Silastic silicone elastomers. Enable innovative designs for sporting goods such as swimming caps, snorkels.


Combine comfort and style for sporting goods that play to your strengths

Enhance your sports and leisure products with Silastic® brand silicone elastomers to provide the unique feel and outstanding functional performance of silicone.  Proven XIAMETER silicone elastomers provide smoothness and comfort, making them ideal for:  

  • Swimming caps
  • Ear plugs
  • Diving masks and goggle straps
  • Face masks
  • Grips and handles
  • Gloves
  • Snorkels and swim fins

You can depend on durable Silastic silicone elastomers for:  

  • Protection from weather exposure
  • Color options, from transparent to a full spectrum of popular colors
  • Hardness options, from soft and flexible to hard and rigid
  • Non-tacky, dry-feeling texture that enhances product perception

Reduce handling, improve throughput, and achieve operational cost savings with these new, easy-to-use silicone rubber elastomers.

Add market-leading qualities to your products

  • Deliver consistent comfort.
  • Obtain a comfortable, dependable seal with skin.
  • Deliver the right pliability, from soft and flexible to hard and rigid.
  • Provide wear-resistant, textured grips and surfaces.

Get exactly what you need

XIAMETER silicone rubber products can be tailored to specific performance and application requirements.

Learn more about the money-, time- and labor-saving benefits of customized silicone elastomers from Dow Corning.

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Choose XIAMETER® brand silicone rubber

XIAMETER silicone rubber products are manufactured by Dow Corning to the same quality and performance standards as our other globally known and trusted silicone elastomers.

Sold in the most cost-effective way possible – online and through knowledgeable Dow Corning distributors – XIAMETER brand helps you stay cost competitive in challenging economic times with:

Learn more about the benefits of buying XIAMETER® brand at www.xiameter.com.

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Silicone's unique properties make it the material of choice in sporting goods applications

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