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GEL-8170

Gels

High Purity Dielectric, Medium To Firm Silicone Gel

DESCRIPTION
  • High purity, optically clear, medium to firm silicone gel
  • Two components blend easily in a convenient 1:1 ratio by weight or volume
APPLICATION
  • For potting, encapsulating, backfilling, and dampening applications requiring a medium to firm gel with optical clarity
  • For photonics applications including HBLED's, photo detectors, flat panel displays and tacking/staking sensitive joint
  • For applications requiring an operating temperature range of -65°C to 200°C (-85°F to 392°F)
PROPERTIES
Typical PropertiesResultMetric Conv.
Uncured:
AppearanceTranslucent-
Viscosity600 cP600 mPas
Cured: 90 minutes at 80°C (176°F)
Penetration‡9 mm-
Dielectric Strength500 volts/mil19.7 kV/mm
Dielectric Constant at 100 Hz2.8-
Volume Resistivity1 x 1015 ohm/cm-

Properties tested on a lot-to-lot basis. Do not use the properties shown in this technical profile as a basis for preparing specifications. Please contact NuSil Technology for assistance and recommendations in establishing particular specifications.

‡(GCA Precision Penetrometer, 19.5g shaft, 1" diameter foot, 5 seconds)

Packaging

2 Pint Kit (910 g)
2 Gallon Kit (7.28 kg)
10 Gallon Kit (36.4 kg)

Warranty

12 Months

Product Profile - Full Details Product Profile
Material Safety Data Sheet EU EN Material Safety Data Sheet
Example packaging
Example packaging

Biomaterials

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Advanced Technologies

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Tubing

Food Medical Industrial Grade Silicone Tubing
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Equipment

Silicone Mixing Dispensing Degassing Equipment
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