Applying Adhesives to Silicone – Update

September 30, 2020

Applying adhesives to silicone elastomers can be a challenge on some high performance gaskets. Stockwell Elastomerics has considerable expertise with this process with over 30 years of experience. Silicone (also… read more

Surface energy diagram

Drexel Co-ops at Stockwell Elastomerics

July 22, 2020

Stockwell Elastomerics became involved with Drexel University’s engineering co-op program about one year ago. Via this program, undergraduate engineering students have the opportunity to develop skills that will benefit them… read more

3D Printer at Stockwell Elastomerics

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 or o-ring is important for many applications like environmental seals that need to keep out water in outdoor weather conditions that might see a variety of… read more

Cross-sectional view of a seal