When you need the military spec silicone rubber known as ZZ-R-765 (superseded by A-A-59588) look no further than Vip Rubber and Plastic Company.  We can supply high-quality silicone rubber to meet your requirements.  This silicone material is popular for its resilience in extreme high and low temperatures, as well as good resistance to oil. A-A-58588 is commonly used in defense and military applications.  A very versatile material, the ZZ-R-765 silicone is a strong, stable, reliable and flame resistant compound. 

With its superior qualities, the ZZ-R-765 silicone is best suited for applications where oil is present such as tanks, vessels, heavy trucking, shock absorption, helicopters, and anything else that might be exposed to petroleum.  

We can easily and quickly quote you project using this silicone material. Request a quote today.

Specs for A-A-59588 Silicone Rubber

Silicone rubber meeting the A-A-59588 specification are divided up as follows

  • Class 1A – Low temperature resistant.
    Grades – 40, 50, 60, 70, 80
  • Class 1B – Low temperature resistant and low compression set at high temperature.
    Grades – 40, 50, 60, 70, 80
  • Class 2A – High temperature resistant.
    Grades – 25, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80
  • Class 2B – High temperature resistant and low compression set.
    Grades – 25, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80

When requesting a quote, please let us know which class & grade you need so we can properly estimate your job.

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ZZ-R-765 / A-A-59588 Class 3B Grade 30

As silicone prices rise across the globe, we are one of the only manufacturers who can keep pricing low on our  ZZ-R-765 Class 3B Grade 30 silicone material.  This material has the specific characteristics listed below:

  • Color: Orange Red
  • Surface:  Smooth
  • Temperature Range: -60° to 490° F
  • Vip+ Services: Pressure sensitive adhesive, custom printing, cut-to-size, custom shapes and profiles, custom shipping options.

Our buying power for this particular material keeps our prices low, and we will pass that on to you, the customer.  Now is the time to order and take advantage of the lower price.  Request a quote today, or find your support team for additional assistance.

ZZ-R-765 / AA-59588 Class B Grade 30

Low pricing on this material, act fast!

Department of Defense Applications

National Stock Number 5330-01-371-7183 uses the ZZ-R-765 which is an elastic material of solid, compact or cellular structure having smooth, crepe or porous surface. This NSN has an oval, parallelogram, square, rectangular or D-shaped cross section and is produced in various thicknesses.

These rubber strips are manufactured up to widths of 6″ (152.4mm) or less. The part may or may not have a nonrubber backing. The nomenclature for these parts is nonmetallic rubber strips.

As a custom manufacturer, we can easily run other military NSN’s similar to 5330-01-371-7183 in rubber sheet, extruded and molded rubber.  Simply send us the DOD request for quote and we will work up the estimate. 
This material may also be listed as A-A-59588-3B30