Carol Stream, Illinois — Rogers Corporation’s (NYSE:ROG), High Performance Foam Division will be highlighting two key BISCO Silicone foam materials at the upcoming SAMPE ’08 Conference and Exhibition, to be held at the Long Beach, CA Convention Center May 18-22, 2008.
Rogers (Booth #834) will be exhibiting its BISCO L3-A and HT-6360 silicone materials in addition to its full line of flame resistant cellular, solid and specialty silicone solutions used for vibration damping, shock absorption and sealing applications.
BISCO L3-A cellular foam material, for use in passenger railcar flooring, features low stiffness and excellent elasticity properties in addition to providing superior vibration mitigation isolation under all travel conditions. L3-A is a low weight, low flame and low smoke solution for passenger railcars, resulting in safer, quieter cabins. BISCO L3-A provides the highest level of safety protection as mandated by various European and American safety standards.
BISCO HT-6360 65 Durometer FR Performance is a solid silicone material that meets FAR 23.856 flame penetration requirements. Rogers’ HT-6000 Series are available in soft to firm grades and are characterized by their low compression set (<5%), high tear strength, resistance to fluids, and extremely tight thickness tolerances. They are used in medical and industrial appliance applications.
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