Half rounds are shaped like a half-moon and used in applications ranging from food and pharmaceutical processing to automotive, marine, manufacturing, and construction. They are produced as rubber profiles in standard and custom sizes, and then fabricated into rubber gaskets that provide sealing and insulation. Half rounds are also called D profiles, D gaskets, D seals. They are sometimes used as bumpers, to reduce noise and vibration, or to seal out dust, water, and contaminants.
Vip Rubber & Plastic is a leading manufacturer of extruded rubber half rounds 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 extruded rubber half round gaskets that you need.
Extruded Rubber Half Round Gasket Specifications
Extruded rubber half rounds are available in a range of sizes and are made from a variety of rubber compounds. Vip Rubber & Plastic can manufacture extruded rubber half round gaskets in the sizes that you need and in the elastomers you require. Half round gasket extruded rubber differs in terms of durometer and properties.
Dimensional specifications for extruded Rubber half round gaskets include:
- outer diameter
- inner diameter
- base thickness
- fillet ratio
- inner fillet
Extruded Rubber Half Round Gasket Applications
Vip Rubber & Plastic provides extruded rubber half round gaskets for these and other application:
- Mass Transit
- Military and Defense
Extruded rubber half round gaskets from Vip Rubber & Plastic are used in custom applications, too. Our experienced staff understands the industries we serve and their application requirements. We can recommend the profile design and material type that’s best suited for your application or intended use.
How to Select Extruded Rubber Half Round Gaskets
The key to a high-performing, long-lasting extruded rubber half round gasket 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 extruded rubber half round gaskets for your application. Our combination of innovative design capabilities, innovative materials, and highly trained technical makes us the extruded rubber half round gaskets provider that more manufacturers trust.
Extruded Rubber Half Round Gasket Materials
VIP Rubber & Plastic offers extruded rubber half round gaskets in the following materials:
- Natural Rubber
Vip Rubber & Plastic also offers custom compounding, including the production of unique colors. Custom rubber compounds for extruded rubber half round gaskets 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 Extruded Rubber Half Round Gasket Fabrication
At Vip Rubber & Plastic, customer satisfaction is our utmost priority. We work closely with you to ensure that every extruded rubber half round gasket 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.