Implant Line

MED1-4855

LIQUID SILICONE RUBBER

Description

  • Two-part, translucent silicone system designed for use with injection molding equipment
  • Self-lubricating
  • Cures with heat via addition-cure chemistry
  • 1:1 Mix Ratio (Part A: Part B)

Applications

  • For the injection molding of parts requiring a material with a high durometer including: molded rubber stoppers, gaskets, seals, valves, o-rings and other precision parts
  • Suitable for over-molding applications
  • Can be used with NuSil’s Healthcare color masterbatches for applications requiring colored silicones
NuSil Technology’s MED-4842 may be considered for use in human implantation for a period of greater than 29 days.

Product Details

Property Average Result
Durometer 55 Type A
Tensile 1,100 psi (7.59 MPa)
Elongation 475 %
Tear 240 ppi (42.33 kN/m)
Appearance Translucent
Cure 5 minutes / 165 °C
Cure System Platinum
Extrusion Rate 230 g/minute
Mix Ratio 1:1
Specific Gravity 1.15
Stress at Strain 525 psi / 200 % (3.62 MPa / 200 %)
Work Time
Comment Self-Lubricating Injection Molding Elastomer, High Lubrication

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For over 20 years, the NuSil® brand has offered a wide range of silicone lubricants for use in medical devices. Our team is ready to collaborate with you to provide medical grade lubricious silicone solutions to satisfy your unique force reduction and material requirements. For additional guidance during your selection process, or to order a sample, contact NuSil today.

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The test data shown for this material is the average value for typical properties. All of these properties may not be tested on a lot to lot basis and cannot be used to draft specifications. Please contact NuSil for assistance and recommendations in establishing limits for product specifications.