Rubber Tubing / Silicone Tubing

  • High Precision Cost Efficient Production in ISO 9001:2015 Certified Facility
  • Custom Compound Formulation for Precise Engineered Performance and Optimized Cost
  • In-House Economical Secondary Operations such as Cutting, Bonding, and O-Ring Fabrication
  • Multi-Lumen and Tight Tolerance Production for Optimal Cost
  • Manufacturer and Complete One Stop Shop for Extrusions in Engineering Elastomers with Extensive Application Engineering Support
  • Our special processes provide round, unblemished tubing even in low durometers and thin walls

Capabilities and Ranges for Rubber Tubing / Silicone Tubing

  • Single, Coextrusion, and Tri-Extrusion capability
  • Multi-Lumen Extrusion Multiple Durometer/Hardness
  • Multiple Material/Color Extrusion
  • Insert Extrusion
  • 0.010 inch To 3 inch Plus
  • Custom Formulation for Mechanical Properties, Chemical Resistance, Temperature Resistance, Thermal Conductivity, Electrical Conductivity, and Color Matching
  • Cutting from 0.010 inch Thick To Unlimited
  • Bonding
  • O-Ring Fabrication
  • Thin Walled
  • Special Put-Ups
  • Special Packaging
  • PSA Application

Typical Applications for Rubber Tubing / Silicone Tubing

Vanguard’s rubber tubing / silicone tubing is used in many applications and industries throughout the world. Vanguard has vast experience in designing and manufacturing for virtually any requirement including:

  • Washers And Seals For Electronics, Electrical Equipment, and Food Processing Equipment
  • Architectural And Window Seals
  • Electrical Connector Seals And Sheathes
  • Fiberoptic Sheathes
  • HVAC Equipment Condensate Drains And Sensing Tube
  • Automotive Electrical Enclosure Weather Seal
  • Outdoor Electrical Enclosures
  • Outdoor Cellular Telecommunications Enclosures
  • Water Purification Tubing
  • Medical Equipment Seals Tubing
  • Aerospace and Military Fluid Conveyance
  • Dairy Fluid Handling Tubing
  • Peristaltic Tubing
  • Small Appliance Heater Tubing
  • Humidifier Tubing
  • Optical Surgery Drains
  • Wastewater Sampling Tubing
  • Composite Thermoforming
  • High Voltage Insulation

Materials for Rubber Tubing / Silicone Tubing

Vanguard uses a wide variety of quality materials to manufacture rubber tubing / Silicone tubing to function in an extensive range of applications, industries and specific environments. If you are not sure which material is best for you application, please contact one of our application specialists today to assist you.

Silicone

    Food Grade

  • Consistent With FDA Regulation 21CFR177.2600 For Food Contact
  • NSF-51 Certified
  • Animal Fat And Chemical Resistant
  • 3A

High TemperatureMedical Grade

  • USP-VI Compounds

MIL Spec.

  • ZZ-R-765
  • A-A 59588
  • AMS 3304
  • ASTM D2000 GE
  • IndustrialClosed Cell SpongeDense

  • 5-90 Shore A Durometer

EPDM

Food Grade

  • Consistent With FDA Regulation 21CFR177.2600 For Food Contact

IndustrialClosed Cell SpongeDense

  • 50-90 Shore A Durometer

MIL Spec

  • NBC Compliant
  • ASTM D2000 AA, BA, And CA

Fluorosilicone

MIL Spec./Aerospace Grade

  • MIL-R-25988
  • AMS-R-25988
  • ASTM D200 FK
  • Closed Cell SpongeDense

  • 30-90 Shore A Durometer

Nitrile/NBR/Buna N Elastomer

Dense

  • 60-90 Shore A Durometer

MIL SpecASTM D2000 BF, BG, CH

Fluorocarbon Elastomer

DenseClosed Cell SpongeASTM D2000 HK

Chloroprene (Neoprene) Elastomer

ASTM D2000 BC, BE

Epichlorohydrin Elastomer

ASTM D2000 BC, BE

  • Isoprene Elastomer
  • ASTM D2000 AA
    • Natural Rubber Elastomer
  • ASTM D2000 AA