How to Extend Life of the Rubber and Plastic Products

We all use many things that are derived from either plastic or rubber. Hence, its safe to say, that plastic and rubber products make an important part of our day-to-day life. However, the life of Plastic and Rubber parts is not much. Proper care should be taken to increase their life. Plastic is a word which can be referred for all the solid synthetic materials. Synthetic polymers make plastic products or parts. In your every aspect of life rubber appears. If you will erase rubber from your life, many things will fade away on which you rely on like sole of the shoes.

Here we will give you some important tips to increase the life of your plastic and rubber products!

If the rubber and plastic parts are covered with nice thin and dense coat of chromium and XADC, it will help in reducing maintenance needs and the reduction in down time that is required in many molding companies; that includes intrusion, blow, pultrusions, and RIM and SMC applications. When mineral filled and glass field resins are formed, then the life of molded parts is expanded. Roofing panels particularly require mineral filled resins.

Molding areas of the rubbers and plastics stay cleaner longer and needs comparatively less maintenance when used. If there are any burned rubbers or plastic products, they can be removed quickly. These products uphold needed gloss levels and improve the surfaces that are textured. Post-polishing increases the reflectivity of these rubber and plastic products and they can be applied to substances such as beryllium copper and ampcolloy bronze. If the surfaces of these products are coated with this layer hardness will extend to 78 Rc* and if it is coated with XADC, hardness will increase to 98 Rc*.

Coating plastic and rubber products with chromium layer is one of the best ways to increase the life of plastic and rubber products. This is because the chromium layer is low in temperature and multistate surface concluding procedure. It uses main chemical solutions which are monitored to make layer of the chromium, silver satin matte coating.

The applications of this chromium coating are: It gives 78 Rc* hardness. Also reduces the corrosion. Adhesion is given to metals without chipping, cracking or peeling. It also reduces the maintenance and replacement cost of the parts.

This chromium plating is not like other conservative hard chromium plating. The thin dense coating conforms to details in metal giving hardness of 78 Rc*, resistance to corrosion to the surfaces. Well, there you are! Make your plastic and rubber products live longer, by using these simple ways.


Post time: 04-21-2017