O-ring cord is a rubber cord with a circular profile that can be cut to the required length. O-ring cord can be used as a static seal for when standard sizes are either unavailable or too costly.
Types of O-Ring Cord
O-ring material selection is based on chemical compatibility, application temperature, sealing pressure, lubrication requirements and durometer with many options available in the following materials: • Nitrile O-rings (NBR) • Viton® O-rings (FKM) • Silicone O-rings • Neoprene® O-rings • EPDM O-rings • Viton O-rings
Where are they used?
O-rings are commonly used for their sealing properties, and are often used to keep air and liquids from passing in or out of any given area.