Wacker Chemical Corporation

Elastosil C reusable silicone rubber vacuum bag materials.

3301 Sutton Rd.
Adrian, MI 49221 US

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Reusable vacuum membranes: Coming of age?
Durable custom elastomeric bags cut consumables cost and boost rate production.

Pourable, addition-curing silicone
Wacker Chemie AG has developed ELASTOSIL VARIO, a modular system for pourable silicone rubber compounds with two components that enter into an addition reaction at room temperature in the presence of a platinum catalyst.

Additives and modifiers: Matrix optimization
New and reengineered modifiers for thermosets and thermoplastics target previously elusive goals in composites processing and performance.

Novel low-profile additives for room-temperature processes
At JEC Europe 2013, Wacker Chemie highlighted two new low-profile additives (LPAs) for room-temperature processes.

JEC Europe 2013 new product showcase
The JEC Europe 2013 trade show (March 12-14, at the Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles, Paris, France) was the venue for introductions of a large number of new composite materials, technologies and manufacturing processes. Here's the CT editorial staff's compilation of what was on display.

Inside look: Closed molding course couples talks with concept demos
CT sits in on a closed molding course and reports back on how this fast-changing process is evolving.

IBEX 2010: Looking up in Louisville
A new location helps regenerate a recession-battered industry, drawing in more exhibitors and attendees than in 2009.

Reusable vacuum bags - 5/1/2007
Wacker Silicones (Munich, Germany) has developed Elastosil C, a reusable silicone rubber vacuum bag material that can be custom-sized to fit most tools. The customer fabricates the bag using Wacker silicone products layered with a fabric. The user starts by brushing a layer of silicone onto a tool, lets it cure, and

Reusable Vacuum Bags
Wacker Silicones (Munich, Germany) has developed Elastosil C, a reusable silicone rubber vacuum bag material that can be custom-sized to fit most tools. The bag is fabricated by the customer, using Wacker silicone products layered with a fabric. The user starts by brushing a layer of silicone onto a tool, lets it

Product Categories of Wacker Chemical Corporation

Auxiliary processing equipment, repair equipment, and supplies
  • Supplies
    • Vacuum bags/bagging materials
      • Vacuum bagging materials, reusable