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American Biltrite Announces New IM-S60 Silicone

American Biltrite is pleased to announce the launch of their new IM-S60  industrial grade silicone.

silicone by american biltriteThrough high demand, American Biltrite felt this new industrial grade silicone was a natural fit to complete their product offering to assist in covering applications with extreme temperature variations. IM-S60 is a versatile material which offers excellent resistance to UV, ozone, weathering, and resists most fluids encountered in general industrial applications.

The IM-S60 is a 60 durometer, terracotta colored silicone that withstands drastic temperatures ranging from -80°F to 450°F.  This product is now available in stock in 1/16’’, 1/8’’, and 1/4’’ thick, in thirty-six inch wide rolls. Fast shipping and short transit times are available via the vast network of distribution warehouses carrying both ten and fifty foot rolls.

American Biltrite says:

This addition demonstrates our sincere engagement to better serve our customers by offering the broadest product range in the industry.

Features & Benefits of IM-S60

  • Temperature range: -80°F to 450°F
  • Excellent resistance to extreme temperatures
  • Excellent resistance to UV, ozone, and weathering
  • Highly resistant to erosion for a long wear life
  • High tear resistance
  • Low compression set
  • Resists most fluids encountered in general industrial applications
  • Resists deformation under severe thermal stress

IM-S60 technical specifications


  • Gaskets
  • Seals
  • Stripping
  • Die-Cut Components
  • Automotive
  • Energy, Oil & Gas
  • Rail
  • Electrical
  • Construction
  • Lighting
  • Agriculture
  • Solar

IM-S60 features

About American Biltrite

American Biltrite manufactures and distributes industrial rubber throughout America. Their industrial rubber, made from silicone, nitrile, EPDM, neoprene, and other materials,  can be applied to a variety of challenging applications. American Biltrite’s extensive network of distributors and distribution centers allow for prompt delivery and service to its customers.

Through nearly a hundred years of careful growth, American Biltrite has built a reputation for the quality of its products and the sincerity of its commitment to customer service. Both ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified, American Biltrite demonstrates a sincere commitment to consistently exceed expectations for quality while safeguarding the environment.

View the press release on American Biltrite’s website here.

Gallagher Fluid Seals is a preferred distributor of American Biltrite products. To learn more about, contact our engineering department.