AGFDA60T is a 60 durometer FDA translucent silicone rubber which is designed for gasket applications requiring a low compression set and resistance to extreme temperatures. This translucent silicone meets the 21 CFR 177.2600 specification and is Food and Drug Administration (FDA) compliant. It is also Sanitary Standard 3A-18-03 Class 1 compliant for food and dairy. Atlantic Gasket’s AGFDA60T endures a temperature range of -76°F (-60°C) to 450°F (232°C), uses FDA-approved ingredients, is non-toxic, and also has excellent resistance to oxidation, UV, ozone, and corona discharge/cosmic radiation.
AGFDA60T FDA translucent silicone rubber, offered by Atlantic Gasket, comes in a variety of durometers, thicknesses, colors, and widths. This silicone is 60 durometer but is also available at 40 durometer (AGFDA40T), 50 durometer (AGFDA50T), and 70 durometer (AGFDA70T), along with widths of up to 70" and thicknesses from .010" to 1". AGFDA60T has the ability to have a pressure sensitive adhesive laminated to this silicone rubber. Atlantic Gasket has the ability to slit AGFDA60T to widths as narrow as ¼" or as wide as 36", 48" - 70". The FDA translucent 60 durometer silicone rubber can be cut to size for custom parts either using our high-speed die-cutting process or our high-precision waterjet-cutting machine for production quantities and/or prototype requirements.
|Properties||Test Method||Typical Values|
|THICKNESS||ASTM D751||.010" - 1"|
|DUROMETER (SHORE A)||ASTM D2240||60 +/- 5|
|WIDTH||ASTM D751||36", 48"–70"|
|TEMPERATURE RANGE||Fahrenheit (°F)
|-76°F to 450°F
-60°C to 232°C
|TENSILE STRENGTH||ASTM D412||1300 psi|
|TEAR STRENGTH (ppi Die “B”)||ASTM D624||125|
The list below shows various standard varieties of 60 durometer FDA translucent silicone rubber that Atlantic Gasket offers. They come in a wide range of different widths, thicknesses, and colors. Atlantic Gasket has the ability to die-cut, waterjet-cut, and slit this translucent 60 durometer silicone to your specific needs.
|AGFDA60T-062-36||60 Durometer||Translucent||.062" Thick||36" Wide FDA Translucent Silicone|
|AGFDA60T-125-36||60 Durometer||Translucent||.125" Thick||36" Wide FDA Translucent Silicone|
|AGFDA60T-187-36||60 Durometer||Translucent||.187" Thick||36" Wide FDA Translucent Silicone|
This information is furnished as a guide for selecting materials. Atlantic Gasket Corp. disclaims liability for results or use of this information. It is the customer’s responsibility to obtain and test samples when determining suitability of material for a particular application.
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