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Which Elastomer Is Best For Your Project | Find Out Now

Understanding Polymers In Custom Manufacturing A basic understanding of polymers can be incredibly helpful when creating a new part from rubber or plastic. It is important to choose the right material  to ensure product performance and longevity.  It takes many years of experience to reach "expert" status in the rubber and plastic industry. With over half a century of manufacturing under our belt, we have deep understanding of what is involved in the selection, preparation and testing of materials. The heavy lifting can be left to our experts, but for those looking for a fundamental understanding of polymers, read on….. Definition of Polymer "A substance that has a molecular structure consisting chiefly or entirely of a large number of similar units bonded together, e.g., many synthetic organic materials used as plastics and resins." POLYMERS can be classified into three categories: Plastics  Rubber & Elastomers Fibers  The rubber indust

Central Vacuum Pipe Manufacturing

Quality American Supplier of Central Vacuum Pipe Central vacuum pipe is used with all residential central vacuum systems, and is an important part of creating a long-lasting product that works well for your customers. Central vac pipe differs from plumbing grade tubing and typically is manufactured with a 2” outside diameter (OD). Central vacuum pipe is produced with a completely smooth interior which allows dirt and other small particles to flow freely, and prohibits clogging in the pipe. The ASTM F2158 standard is the industrial guideline for central vacuum pipe and is a best choice. Local inspectors often look for the ASTM designation as assurance the central vac system is of higher quality. REQUEST A QUOTE Vip Rubber and Plastic can manufacture custom central vacuum pipe and tube to meet the ASTM specifications. We can also create custom lengths, colors, and print alignment marks, numbers, or personalized text on any of our pipes.  Since 1961 , we have been a family