Life Science

Implant Line

MED-4520

Peroxide Cure

High Consistency Silicone Elastomer

DESCRIPTION
  • Uncatalyzed, vinyl-functional, high consistency silicone elastomer
  • Requires addition of a peroxide catalyst for vulcanization
  • Strained through a 400-mesh screen (minimum)
APPLICATION
  • For a wide variety of fabrication techniques for the healthcare industry including: molding, calendering and extruding
PROPERTIES
Typical PropertiesAverage Result
Uncured:
AppearanceTranslucent
Plasticity65 mils (1.7 mm)
Cured: 5 minutes at 116°C (241°F). Catalyzed using 1.0 pph of CAT-102 (Peroxide)
Specific Gravity1.1
Post Cured: 2 hours at 177°C (351°F). Stabilize for 3 hours minimum at ambient temperature and humidity
Durometer, Type A28
Tensile Strength1,320 psi (9.1 MPa)
Elongation950%
Tear Strength135 ppi (23.8 kN/m)
Stress at 200% Strain105 psi (0.7 MPa)
Tissue Culture (Cytotoxicity Testing)Pass
Elemental Analysis of Trace MetalsPass

These properties tested on a lot-to-lot basis. Please contact NuSil Technology for assistance and recommendations in establishing particular specifications.

Packaging

1 Pound (450 g)
5 Pound (2.27 kg)
25 Pound (11.38 kg)

Warranty

12 Months

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

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