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Kemtron – Enclosure and door sealing range include EMC solutionsFeb 28 2006 - Design & Manufacture [More Design & Manufacture Articles]
Extruded gasket profiles in soft easy to compress silicone sponge suitable for enclosure and door sealing is now available from Kemtron. The material is approved to UL94V0 for flame retardency making it suitable for indoor applications.
Will seal dust and water protection up to IP65, it can be self adhesive backed for easy mounting and can be bent around corners ensuring sealing integrity. Silicone sponge has very low compression set and a life of 20 years making it suitable for a wide range of applications. The company also manufactures an EMC version for RFI/EMI shielding by adding a conductive knitted wire mesh over silicone sponge section. This gasket gives a good EMC performance with 100db+ in the electric field 1MHz to 1GHz and 40-70db in the magnetic field 10Khz to 1Mhz. says the company.More news from Kemtron