Appliance

Appliance Industry

Custom Rubber Extrusions for the Appliance Industry

 

ELBEX can offer high quality, custom rubber extrusions to the appliance industry. Our engineers will work with you to find the right solution for your project, and choose materials that meet industry or regulatory standards for appliances.

Refrigerators, freezers, washing machines, dryers, dishwashers—what most of these appliances have in common is that they all need to hold something in, whether it’s heat, cold, or water. Our rubber extrusions like gaskets and seals provide a reliable barrier, ensuring proper functioning of your finished products. Contact us today to let us know what you need for your project!

Applications in the Appliance Industry

Our rubber extrusions play a vital role in the proper functioning of appliances. Here are some common applications we’ve seen for our rubber extrusions:

  • Formed hoses for washing machines
  • Water resistance in washing machines and dishwashers
  • Vibration elimination for washers and dryers
  • Air barrier for refrigerators, freezers, ovens
  • Sealing blender lids

Rubber Gaskets / Seal Profiles

Product Description

Gaskets & Seals are very general terms for any profile that is intended to fill a gap or void and create a barrier.  They are commonly used for water resistance, air barrier, tight seals, vibration elimination, securing components, and many other various uses.  The material is often dictated by the application and environmental and chemical exposure.

Custom Design Avaliable

We take pride in our ability to deliver a custom manufactured product to meet your specification requirements. Based on our extensive capabilities, nearly any design can be met. Below are strictly a few examples of profile types that ELBEX has the capability to produce. For more information please reference our capabilities page.

NOTE: Because many of our orders are custom orders, we do not carry an inventory. Please call one of our Sales Representatives to inquire into the item you are interested in.

Bulb Seal Profiles

Product Description

Bulb Seals are designed to track into a channel and fill a void or gap, creating a seal.  Depending on the intended application and surrounding conditions, many different materials can be used.  Please call us to discuss your application needs.

Custom Design Avaliable

We take pride in our ability to deliver a custom manufactured product to meet your specification requirements. Based on our extensive capabilities, nearly any design can be met. Below are strictly a few examples of profile types that ELBEX has the capability to produce. For more information please reference our capabilities page.

NOTE: Because many of our orders are custom orders, we do not carry an inventory. Please call one of our Sales Representatives to inquire into the item you are interested in.

D-Section Profiles

Product Description

D-Sections are used across many different industries and applications.  They are used to fill voids and gaps, as well as to create a seal between two different surfaces.  Common uses are as weather seals and window and door seals.  They often have pressure sensitive adhesive on the bottom of the profile to keep them stationary within the application.   

Custom Design Avaliable

We take pride in our ability to deliver a custom manufactured product to meet your specification requirements. Based on our extensive capabilities, nearly any design can be met. Below are strictly a few examples of profile types that ELBEX has the capability to produce. For more information please reference our capabilities page.

NOTE: Because many of our orders are custom orders, we do not carry an inventory. Please call one of our Sales Representatives to inquire into the item you are interested in.

 

Ribbed Profiles

Product Description

Ribbed profiles serve many purposes.  Their primary function is to fill a void or gap between two surfaces and compress to create a seal.  Like our other products, we are glad to work with you to develop a custom seal for your specific application.

Custom Design Avaliable

We take pride in our ability to deliver a custom manufactured product to meet your specification requirements. Based on our extensive capabilities, nearly any design can be met. Below are strictly a few examples of profile types that ELBEX has the capability to produce. For more information please reference our capabilities page.

NOTE: Because many of our orders are custom orders, we do not carry an inventory. Please call one of our Sales Representatives to inquire into the item you are interested in.