Dow SILASTIC™ Fluorosilicones provided by RDAbbott.

Dow provides high quality fluorosilicone technology, manufacturing, and supply.

Heat and fuel resistance.

Dow’s SILASTIC™ Fluorosilicone Rubber (FVMQ) maintains the high- and low-temperature benefits of Methyl-Vinyl Silicone (VMQ) while providing aggressive fluid resistance.

Other impressive advantages, include:
  • Outperforming a variety of organic rubbers when exposed to extreme operating temperatures and harsh fluids
  • Maintaining critical physical properties over a wide range of challenging service environments
  • Excellent processability

SILASTIC™ FVMQ can be processed with all standard manufacturing methods, including compression molding, injection molding, extruding, and calendering.

Dow’s complete line of FVMQ products include the following grades:*
  • General Purpose
  • High Strength
  • Low Compression Set
  • High and Low Modulus
  • No Post Cure

*For even more efficient processing, Dow SILASTIC™ FVMQs are also available in several LSR grades.

Vast formulary and custom compounding.

Dow’s extensive formulary of FVMQ compounds, plus its custom compounding capabilities, ensure that you receive the distinct properties needed to meet your exact requirements—such as specialized requirements for heat aging, fuel resistance, and low swell applications.

Decades of practical silicone experience.

The combined team of engineers and materials scientists from RDAbbott and Dow have decades of experience in manufacturing and end-use applications. We are your trusted source for material selection, equipment selection, mold flow analysis, product design for manufacturability, and troubleshooting.

For more information about SILASTIC™ Fluorosilicones and other high quality silicone materials from Dow, contact RDAbbott.

™SILASTIC is a Trademark of The Dow Chemical Company (‘Dow’) or an affiliated company of Dow.

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