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Comparison table of properties for Rimlex materials

The following list of properties of Rimlex material is compared and rated against other forms of under head seal where 1 is the most suitable in normal applications and 5 is the least.

Properties
Rimlex 600 Rimlex 620 Rimlex 625 Rimlex 310 Dowty Seal
O ring liquid material
Elasticity (Stretch) 3 3 3 4 5 2 5
Glues 1 2 2 3 5 2 5
Adhesion 1 2 2 3 5 5 1
Retention capability 1 1 1 1 5 3 4
Cost 1 2 2 1 5 1 2
Pre Applied 1 1 1 1 5 5 5
High temp performance 3 3 2 4 1 2 3
Low temp performance 2 2 2 2 1 2 2
Conductivity 5 5 5 5 1 5 5
Performance in ATF 2 3 3 4 1 1 3
Performance in oil – Synthetic 2 2 2 2 1 1 2
Performance in oil – Minerial 2 2 2 2 1 1 2
Hardness 3 4 2 5 1 2 5
Low slump 2 3 1 4 1 1 5
Low application viscocity 2 2 2 2 5 5 1
Compressible/cushions 1 1 1 3 5 1 4
Recovery after compression 2 2 2 3 1 5 4
Coloured for identifiaction 1 1 1 1 5 2 5
Frame retardent 2 2 2 2 1 2 2
Low Shrinkage 3 3 3 3 1 2 3
Single component material 2 1 1 1 1 1 1
RT cure 1 5 5 1 1 1 1
Application consistancy 1 1 1 2 1 2 5
Complex pattens/shapes 2 2 1 2 5 3 4
Insulates 3 1 2 3 5 5 4
Reduces noise 3 1 1 3 5 5 4
Lessens vibration 3 1 1 2 5 5 4
Non-hazardous (cured) 2 2 2 2 1 2 3

Individual application do vary therefore the above table is no guarantee that any one option is more suitable than another.

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