Fluoroelastomer & Viton Gaskets, Extrusions & Grommets

What is the material Fluoroelastomer or Viton?

Minor Rubber offers a variety of custom fluoroelastomer parts, as well as viton gaskets, extrusions, and grommets. Fluoroelastomers, aka Viton, have heat resistance up to 600°F, and resistance to a wide range of oils and solvents; especially all aliphatic, aromatic and halogenated hydrocarbons, acids, animal and vegetable oils. Other products available in fluoroelastomeric materials include:

What are the Characteristics of Fluoroelastomers, aka Viton?

  • Common Names: Viton, Fluoro Elastomer, FKM
  • ASTM D2000 Classification: HK
  • Military (MIL-STD 417MIL): – R – 25897 and MIL – R - 83248
  • Chemical Definition: Fluorinated Hydrocarbon

What are the General Characteristics of Fluoroelastomers, aka Viton?

  • Durometer Range: 60 – 90
  • Tensile Range (P.S.I.): 500 – 2000
  • Elongation (Max. %): 300
  • Compression Set: Good
  • Resilience – Rebound: Fair
  • Abrasion Resistance: Good
  • Tear Resistance: Good
  • Solvent Resistance: Excellent
  • Oil Resistance: Excellent
  • Low Temperature Usage: +10° to -10°
  • High Temperature Usage: 400° to 600°
  • Aging Weather – Sunlight: Excellent
  • Adhesion to Metals: Good

Questions about fluoroelastomers and viton gaskets, extrusions, and grommets? Contact Minor Rubber today!