How to Remove Liner from Foam Gasket

October 21, 2016

Stockwell Elastomerics manufactures custom gaskets from a variety of high performance rubber materials; the majority of fabricated parts are provided with an adhesive backing. The adhesive backing on gaskets provides several benefits – one key… read more

Turnout Gear Foam Padding

August 8, 2016

Stockwell Elastomerics holds inventory of high temperature, flame retardant silicone foam used by turnout gear manufacturers for padding and cushioning. Turnout gear foam padding is sold in sheets or pre-cut… read more

Preformed Silicone O-rings Are Better

July 18, 2016

This Stockwell Elastomerics video highlights the benefits of using a preformed o-ring. The video shows our operator installing a standard o-ring cord into a complex gland design, contrasted with a… read more

Street light, leaving the lens open

February 26, 2016

The picture shown is of an induction street light in New Jersey with its lens cover open.  One could argue that this helps the unit run cooler, especially when wind… read more

Custom Gasket Design Tips

February 16, 2016

Gaskets are arguably the least sexy part of a mechanical design. Equally arguable is that they are one of the most critical parts in a design – especially in wet… read more