Transportation and transit need quality rubber parts for safety and performance in many applications. A unique part of this industry is that we cannot simply address automobiles but also planes and trains. Most commonly, rubber parts come in the form of door and window seals, lighting gaskets, and engine door seals.
Material selection is especially important for transportation all types of vehicles put rubber parts under significant stress. Planes in particular produce extreme vibrations and temperatures during takeoff, landing, and while flying at high altitudes. On top of that, these rubber parts need to withstand weather conditions, abrasions, impacts, moisture buildup, solvents, chemicals, and more!
Depending on the form of transit, the resistances your parts need will vary, so how do you choose the best rubber compound? Qualiform offers invaluable expertise in rubber material selection, so we can help you find the ideal compound for your specific application.
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