Custom seals are extruded rubber products that are designed and fabricated to meet the requirements of a specific application. They provide a sealing action between two mating surfaces and may also offer insulation. These specialized rubber products are sometimes called custom gaskets.
Vip Rubber & Plastic is a leading manufacturer of custom seals and other rubber extrusions for demanding applications. Founded in 1961, we are one of the largest manufacturers of custom rubber products in the United States of America. We invite you to learn more and to contact us for the custom seal that you need.
Custom Seal Specifications
Custom seals are available in a range of sizes and are made from a variety of rubber compounds. Vip Rubber & Plastic can manufacture custom seals in the sizes that you need and in the elastomers you require. Custom seal rubber differs in terms of durometer and properties.
Dimensional specifications for custom seals include:
- Profile shape
- Blueprint specifications
Custom Seal Applications
Vip Rubber & Plastic provides custom seal extruded rubber for these and other applications:
- Mass Transit
- Military and Defense
Custom seals from Vip Rubber & Plastic are used in other applications as well. Our experienced staff understands the many industries we serve and their specific application requirements. We can also recommend the profile design and material type that’s best suited for your application or intended use.
How to Select Custom Seals
The key to a high-performing, long-lasting extruded rubber custom seal is finding the right compound for your application. This requires the consideration of many factors, including:
- Industry specification
- Design requirements
- Operating environment
- Service temperatures
- Chemical or ultraviolet light resistance
- Installation technique
VIP Rubber & Plastic can help you to choose the right custom seal every time. Our combination of innovative design capabilities, innovative materials, and highly trained technical makes us the extruded rubber custom seal provider that more manufacturers trust.
Custom Seal Materials
VIP Rubber & Plastic offers custom seals in the following materials:
- Natural Rubber
Vip Rubber & Plastic also offers custom compounding, including the production of unique colors. Custom rubber compounds for custom seals provide an application-specific appearance, performance, or feel that standard compounds can’t otherwise meet. Vip Rubber & Plastic provides spec materials, too.
Extruded Rubber Profiles and Custom Seal Fabrication
At Vip Rubber & Plastic, customer satisfaction is our utmost priority. We work closely with you to ensure that every custom seal meets your application requirements, part specifications, and quality standards. Our team will deliver your order on time and installation-ready at a competitive price.
Extruded rubber parts from Vip Rubber & Plastic can be hot or cold bonded, spliced, and connected using pressure-sensitive adhesive, as well as color-matched. We can also create custom packaging and ship custom rubber products in almost any way you need.