Viton Solid Rubber Cord

Item Code: CRD0205
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Key Features

  • High quality material
  • Outstanding resistance to hydrocarbons & chemicals
  • Excellent high temperature resistance
  • Excellent Ozone resistance
  • Durable & flexible
  • Wide variety of sizes available as standard
  • Bespoke manufacturing available

Product Description

Our viton solid rubber cord is a high performance product, which is regularly used in automotive, aeronautical, gas and petrochemical sealing applications. Viton is a brand name for FKM or flouroelastomer rubbers that all belong to the same category of elastomers. Viton cords are typically used in highly specialised applications due to the excellent combination of mechanical properties and resistance the cords provide.

Aside from specific high temperature grades, Viton solid rubber cord features the highest operating temperature of any of our rubber cords. It also provides excellent resistance against mineral acids, hydrocarbons and organic solvents deterioration. Our Viton cords feature a good balance of strength, durability and abrasion with flexibility. Another key feature of Viton cord is the products good environmental resistance to weathering and ozone deterioration.

We can supply our Viton cords in a wide variety of sizes from 1mm to 14mm as standard. We can also manufacture bespoke sizes to your exact specifications, subject to minimum order quantities.


Application: Applications involving high temperatures, hydrocarbons & chemicals
Product: Viton Rubber Cord
Hardness (Shore A): 75°
Material: Viton
Colour: Black

Potential Applications

  • Rubber seals & gaskets
  • Aircraft & aerospace
  • Automotive seals
  • Chemical processing & transportation
  • Oil & gas exploration & production
  • Petroleum refining & transportation
  • Coal-fire power stations & nuclear stations

Technical Data

Standard Cord Sizes Properties Values
1mm 6mm Compound FKM
1.5mm 6.35mm Density (Specific Gravity) 2.9 g/cm3
1.6mm 6.5mm Tensile Strength 7.5 N/mm2
1.78mm 7mm Elongation at Break 180%
2mm 8mm Compression Set (22hrs @ 100°C) 30%
2.4mm 9mm Minimum Temperature -30°C
2.5mm 9.5mm Maximum Temperature +200°C
2.62mm 10mm
3mm 11mm
3.53mm 12mm
4mm 14mm
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