Silicone Benefits & Uses

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Silicone Benefits & Uses

Five Reasons to Switch to Silicone for Industrial Rubber Parts UV & Ozone Resistance Extreme Cold & High Heat Endurance Range of Durometers Color Options Custom Variations From pharmaceuticals to food and beverage manufacturing, silicone is a popular elastomer.  Silicone endures manufacturing environments and harsh outdoor conditions easily thanks to properties like UV and ozone […]

Is Your Rubber Tubing Failing? Tips to Help You Succeed

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Small Orange Yellow Green Tubing

Whether you use tubing for seals, connections or liquid transport the last thing you need is for your tubing to fail. The safety of your employees and customers depends on it. And, not all tubing is created equal. It’s important to consider several factors before you order tubing. We’ll go over some of the most […]

Did You Know?

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Rubber Bands Assorted Colors

What was used to erase before rubber was invented? People tried anything from soft bread, wax or bits of rough stone to remove mistakes from paper (aka papyrus). It wasn’t until 1770 that an English Engineer used rubber and found that it worked well. But it wasn’t until 1839 that it became a household item […]

PSA – Optimum Performance

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PSA – Optimum Performance

Pressure Sensitive Adhesive (PSA) Backing Suggestions for Optimum Product Performance To obtain optimum performance and shelf-life from pressure sensitive adhesive backed material purchased from Aero Rubber Company Inc., we suggest you consider the following “industry standard” preparation, application and storage guidelines: SURFACE PREPARATION: Free the surface where applying the PSA of dust, mold releases, dirt, […]

Extend Rubber Part Life

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Extend Rubber Part Life

A Conversation Extended Rubber Pad Life by 400% Go Beyond Rubber 101 Do you ever find yourself ordering replacement rubber parts every few months? Do your parts last as long as you’d like them to last? We’ve seen it before. You’ve been using the same rubber part for years and assume it’s the best you […]

Connector Sleeves & Paraffin Petroleum Grout Can Work Together

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Connector Sleeves & Paraffin Petroleum Grout Can Work Together

Bridge Building Evolves Rubber connector sleeves used in the construction of bridges and parking garages are undergoing changes. Advancements led some construction companies to consider a new paraffin petroleum grout for use within the sleeve. Finding the right rubber formulation for inside the tube is vital to the sleeve’s success. The paraffin petroleum grout, while […]