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Withstand temperature extremes

Resist searing heat and freezing cold.
If you are manufacturing or designing a product that must retain its physical properties through heat, cold, or extreme shifts in temperature, depend on the proven performance of SILASTIC® brand and XIAMETER® brand silicone elastomers from Dow Corning.

Silicone elastomers have a wider operating temperature range than most organic elastomers. They:

  • Are more resistant to degradation – the loss of physical property performance when exposed to high or low temperatures
  • Do not become soft and irreversibly deform when subjected to temperatures >100°C (>212°F)
  • Retain their natural flexibility and continue to perform at low temperatures that would cause most organic elastomers to become brittle
  • Resist compression set at both high and low temperatures
  • Maintain their properties longer at higher temperatures

Meet a wide range of global industry specifications and performance tests
Silicone elastomers can be tailored or custom compounded to meet a wide range of temperature resistance requirements, including high heat, heat aging, fire resistance, and flame retardancy.

Learn how the temperature resistance of silicone elastomers benefits these demanding applications

Engine Mounts
Fuel Connectors
Headlamps and Taillamps
Ignition Cable
Intercooler and Radiator Seals
Muffler Hangers and Dampers
Spark Plug Boots
Turbocharger and Intercooler Hoses
Infant and Baby Care
Food Preparation and Delivery
Protective Equipment and Masks
Industrial Rollers
Electrical Insulating Sleeving
Electrical Circuit Integrity Cable and Safety Cable
General Wire and Cable

Rely on the proven performance of silicone elastomers from Dow Corning

Silastic® and XIAMETER® silicone elastomers from Dow Corning are the result of more than 50 years of silicone elastomer compounding experience and fabrication expertise. No matter which product line you choose, you can be assured of

  • Proven performance
  • Consistent quality
  • A reliable global supply
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