Metal Detectable Silicone Sheet


Metal Detectable Silicone Sheet

From £31.12 Exc VAT

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From £31.12 Exc VAT

Metal detectable silicone rubber sheet, 60° shore A hardness. Silex Metal Detectable sheeting allows fragments of failed seals and gaskets to be found safely and isolated.

Popular in many food processing and pharmaceutical applications for its FDA approval (making it suitable for direct food contact) and the ability to detect foreign particles in products easily.

This sheeting has good damping and mechanical properties, flexibility and elasticity and good resistance to high and low temperature (-60°C to 250°C intermittent).

Silex metal detectable sheet also has excellent resistance to mildew and fungi, and resistance to UV ageing.

This sheeting is supplied in 1.2m x 1m sheets in thicknesses from 0.5mm to 8mm.

This product is available for PSA backing. Please contact our Sales team so they can advise you on your options.



Property Units Typical Value Test Method
  Hardness  Shore A ±5 63° ASTM D2240 DIN ISO 7619-1
Tensile Strength Mpa 8.0 ISO 37 type 1 ASTM D412 die C DIN 53504 type S1
(PSI) 1160
Elongation to Failure % 370 ISO 37 type 1 ASTM D412 die C DIN 53504 type S1
 Tear Strength   N/mm 21 ASTM D624 die B
(lb./in.) 120
Compression set 24 hrs @ 150°C % 11 BS 903 pt A6 type B DIN/ISO 815 type B
Compression set 22 hrs @ 300°C   % 11 ASTM D395 method B type 2
Magnetic Pull mm 7.3 SEWI 700

Additional information


0.5mm, 0.8mm, 1.0mm, 1.5mm, 2.0mm, 3.0mm, 4.0mm, 5.0mm, 6.0mm, 8.0mm


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