Static Seal Failure Modes

May 22, 2020

There are many critical applications that require good sealing from gaskets. However, sometimes seals fail. When they do it is good practice to understand why they failed so a better… read more

Seal, chemical swell

P-THERM® Silicone Gap Fillers from Polymer Science

March 9, 2020

Stockwell Elastomerics announces a partnership with Polymer Science as a converter and distributor of their P-THERM® thermal management materials. Stockwell Elastomerics now offers several P-THERM® Silicone Gap Fillers from Polymer… read more

Polymer Science P-THERM Gap Filler pad top

Seal Design – 3 Considerations

March 5, 2020

Designing an effective seal is important for many applications like environmental seals that need to keep out water in outdoor weather conditions that might see a variety of wetness and… read more

Cross-sectional view of a seal

Gasket Tape Demonstration Video Now Available

October 17, 2019

Stockwell Elastomerics’ silicone gasket tape is demonstrated in this video, including adhesive-backed silicone sponge and silicone foam gasketing. This video shows the difference between open cell silicone foam (BF-1000), closed… read more

Gasket Tape Video Demonstration

Founders Day – 100 years ago

August 27, 2019

Stockwell Elastomerics, Inc. is a fourth generation, privately held business that was founded in 1919 by Frederick Elbridge Stockwell (shown in the photo on the left). Frederick was a salesman… read more

Frederick Elbridge Stockwell