Minor Rubber can help you improve your public works project with a range of rubber products. Rubber is a versatile and tough product that is generally non-reactive and stable. Custom profiles can withstand twisting, flexing and compression, which helps extend the life of military and defense products.
Capabilities and Parts
Minor Rubber is a leading manufacturer of molded, extruded, and fabricated rubber parts for local, state or federal governments and their contractors. We’ve partnered with a variety of agencies, including the Department of Transportation, National Aeronautics and Space Administration and Department of Defense.
Whether you need production of existing components, prototypes for research and development or replacement items for hard-to-find or obsolete applications, we have the capabilities and expertise to supply quality rubber parts on time and within budget. Items we manufacture include:
- Rubber grommets
- Bumpers, tips and appliance feet
- Tubing and seals
- Sealing strips
- Vibration isolation mounts
- Angle extrusions
- Extruded profiles
- Boots and bellows
Your grommet source
Grommets have a lot of important uses, from eliminating sharp edges to protecting against moisture intrusion. They also safeguard wiring, tubing and other items passing through them by withstanding most modern chemicals and organic acids.
Minor Rubber manufactures high-quality rubber grommets from styrene-butadiene rubber, nitrile, silicone, neoprene, and ethylene propylene in a wide assortment of sizes to suit many government applications. Materials are available in commercial and specification grades that include:
- NASM 3036 Composition A and B
- Mil Spec
Common shapes include:
- Oval grommets
- Square grommets
- Rectangular grommets
- Oblong grommets
- Round Grommets
Minor Rubber also specializes in the manufacture of high-quality mil-spec grommets. Government agencies and their contractors use Military Standard MS35489 rubber grommets from Minor Rubber on a variety of applications, which include electrical insulation, noise control, sealing, and vibration insulation.
Our Nitrile (Composition A) grommets are formulated for applications that require resistance to ozone, oils, and ultraviolet rays. Our Silicone formula (Composition B) grommets are made for high and low temperatures, ozone, and ultraviolet ray environments.
We manufacture military grommets in a variety of sizes and styles, with varying inside and outside diameters, groove widths and diameters, and thicknesses. In total, we have over 190 varieties of Military Standard grommets.
Designed to suit
Minor Rubber has an extensive library of tooling for a wide assortment of shapes and profiles. When off-the-shelf parts don’t suit your application, our expert team can use numerous in-house fabrication processes to create custom solutions.
Our capabilities include:
- Compression molding
- Transfer molding
- Injection molding
- Latex dip molding
- Profile extrusion
- Tubing extrusion
- Washer extrusion
- Gasket extrusion
- Extrusion of complex shapes, which include long lengths on reels or coils and fabricated with holes, notches and special cut-outs.
Find the right rubber product for your application with support from the experts at Minor Rubber. Our process includes
- Consulting with your team to gain full understanding of the product and its intended uses
- Identifying the rubber compound best suited for the product’s particular needs
- When rubber is joined to metals or other materials, pinpointing adhesives to create the strongest bond
Supplying rubber products since 1914, Minor Rubber strives to meet customer requirements on time, every time. From helping develop a custom rubber solution to meeting quick turnaround needs, Minor Rubber has you covered.
Request a quote today to order government rubber products and services