TPE stands for "thermoplastic elastomer". This product family consists out of different formulations which are elastic but with temperature increase become fluid and thus processable like thermoplastic.
They comprise the easy processability of thermoplastics with essential properties of rubber.
Due to their mechanic and physical properties they have a broad application field.
|Usage||Automotive, Fluid delivery, Food contact, Medical devices, Sporting goods|
Thermoplastic Elastomer Profiles is a New Product from Osaka Rubber, Which is a TPE material that processes like a thermoplastics, but has the physical properties of a thermosetting rubber. Besides conventional vulcanized rubber, it delivers superior properties to make replacement application of rubber and soft plastic in the sense of processing and end uses.
- Instrument panel, body seal for window and doors, In/Out
door belt , Air bag cover, Air intake hose, Air duct, lamp
Packing, Weather stripping, Rack & pinion boot, bushing,
- Pump gaskets, Supports, Boots, Hose connector, Plugs
- Molded connectors, Power transmission, Control cable,
limited circuit cable, Coiled cords, Flexible cords
Building & Construction
- Window gaskets, Expansion joint, Door weather strip,
Glazing gaskets, Roofing sheet, Bulb seals
- Fluid delivery, Food contact, Medical devices, Sporting goods