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General Wire and Cable Solutions

Heat stability.  Flexibility.
Dielectric strength.
Flame retardancy.

Fabricate wire and cable with proven Silastic® silicone elastomers for better wire and cable performance in demanding applications. Gain heat stability, flexibility, dielectric strength, and flame retardancy.


Offer flexible wire and cable that resists more, performs better

Wire and cable fabricated with proven XIAMETER® brand silicone elastomers from Dow Corning perform better in challenging operating environments and demanding applications, such as:

  • Industrial motors
  • Heat-generating appliances
  • General lighting

XIAMETER silicone elastomers offer a unique combination of benefits organic elastomers cannot match, including:

  • Superior dielectric properties
  • Resistance to high temperatures, moisture, and oil
  • Excellent all-temperature flexibility coupled with good resilience
  • The ability to match your flammability rating requirements, including flame retardancy, low smoke, and low toxicity
  • The ability to meet international industry standards

Increase the value of your wire and cable

  • Retain mechanical properties and resist cracking and degradation over a wide temperature range from -40 to above 200ºC (-40 to 392ºF).

  • Increase the ability of your wire and cable to bend, conform, and fit.

Meet a wide range of international industry specifications and performance tests

  • High-temperature resistance
  • Flammability rating
  • Flame retardancy
  • Low smoke, low toxicity
  • Low-temperature flexibility
  • Chemical and corrosion resistance
  • Moisture resistance
  • Mechanical properties

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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