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How LSR Can Be Used in the Ophthalmology Industry

Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) parts are used extensively in a multitude of fields in the medical industry because it is inert and bio-compatible — plus, it offers excellent compression characteristics. Ophthalmology is one of the medical fields where LSR is widely used and preferred.

High-Output, High-Performance Solutions for the Automotive Industry

More than ever before, vehicles are changing and automotive suppliers under pressure to adapt, and quickly. Enhanced driver experience and connectivity features are demanded by consumers, and with it new performance standards and challenges, and strict environmental and safety requirements.

Insights – LSR Molding Technology News

Read the latest LSR injection molding news from SIMTEC Silicone Parts and the other members of the RICO Group.

The Benefits of LSR Components in Gas Appliance Applications

The production of gas appliances is full of unique requirements. Thankfully, there is a unique material perfect for those demands. Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) offers physical properties and characteristics that make it ideal for applications involving the control of the flow of gas. The properties and characteristics of LSR, coupled with the precision and output available with the injection molding process to manufacture, are perfectly suited for components used in gas appliances.Thin LSR membranes, valves, seals, and diaphragms can be found throughout gas furnaces, water heaters, washers and dryers, ovens, stoves or grills

Using LSR in Hearing Components

Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) is the ideal material for parts with skin contact that need to meet hygiene, comfort, and biocompatibility requirements. Because it is also flexible and inert, it is the preferred choice for a wide variety of applications.