Silicones, Inc. has manufactured condensation cure (tin catalyzed) and addition cure (platinum catalyzed) two-component, Room Temperature Vulcanizing (RTV-2) silicones since 1974. Silicones, Inc. has the formulating and manufacturing expertise to produce custom RTV-2 silicones for a variety of applications. Silicones, Inc. has earned a sterling reputation for innovation, quality and consistency in a wide range of industries.
RTV-2 silicone rubber is used primarily in the mold-making industry. Silicone molds are durable, simple to construct and use, and can be used for most castable materials.
RTV-2 silicone rubber is used in the electronic industry for potting and encapsulation. Silicones used to encapsulate electronic parts must maintain their properties over a wide range of environmental conditions.
RTV-2 silicone rubber is used in the movie, entertainment and special effects industry to create scenes and characters that come alive on the big screen, television and in theme parks. Soft “skin” silicone rubbers, used by make-up and Fx artists, were developed specifically at the request of special effects studios.
Silicones, Inc. has developed many compounds with specific properties. We have achieved what few others can attempt. Our willingness to develop and produce silicone compounds with unique properties sets us apart from our competitors.