Getting started with LSR: What you need to know

Getting started with LSR: What you need to know

Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) is a material for injection moulding that is being used more and more by ENBI Plastics & Silicones. It is durable, flexible, and extremely versatile. Not to mention, it is also very cost efficient.

By means of this article, ENBI Plastics & Silicones aims to help you make the right decisions in terms of material type and which process composition best suits your project. Within just a few steps it’ll quickly become clear which choices are important when starting an LSR project. Do you want to know what LSR is exactly? Read more about the features and benefits of LSR in our previous article: “LSR offers unique design and production opportunity”.

IS LSR THE RIGHT MATERIAL FOR YOUR PROJECT?

The first step in product or project development is determining the right material. In terms of the production process at Enbi Plastics & Silicones, LSR comes with many benefits. These benefits are more extensively discussed in the previous article. These unique properties make LSR the best choice for a great variety of complex injection moulding projects.

LSR is a versatile material, which makes it suitable for a great variety of uses. For example, LSR can be used in the injection moulding of household appliances such as food processors. Additionally, thanks to its unique characteristics and benefits, LSR is also applicable in areas such as the automotive, agriculture, food, medical, and infant care sectors.

LSR is an extremely versatile material. In other words, LSR offers an expansive range of design possibilities. It has a high thermal stability and neither the mechanical nor chemical properties will change in (extremely) hot or cold environments. It can be used to produce products or components with a high degree of complexity, combined with an extremely high level of precision and large range of geometric possibilities.

LSR is naturally resistant to degradation through chemicals, environment, or UV. The properties of the material remain stable, even with long-term exposure. LSR is also resistant to mold, mildew and other bacteria. In short, LSR is a versatile material and a smart choice for demanding applications.

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CUSTOM MADE COMPONENTS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

ENBI Plastics & Silicones produces custom designed,
high-quality LSR components.

From markets such as automotive and industrial
to the medical sector and household appliances.

Contact   one of the specialists today
at ENBI Plastics & Silicones to explore the possibilities of
LSR in your industry!

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