Description: Presently the seal industry's most widely used and economical elastomer, Nitrile combines excellent resistance to petroleum-based oils and fuels, silicone greases, hydraulic fluids, water and alcohols, with a good balance of such desirable working properties as low compression set, high tensile strength and high abrasion resistance.
Application: Off-road equipment. Automotive, marine, aircraft fuel systems. Can be compounded for FDA applications.
Working temperature (from-to): from -40 to +120°C
Hardness Shore A: 50-90
Characteristic: Comprised of the copolymer butadiene and acrylonitrile, in varying proportions. Compounds can be formulated for service temperature ranging from -29 ° C to + 135 ° C.