Mass Transit

Mass Transit

Rubber Extrusions for the Mass Transit Industry
 

ELBEX is proud to offer high quality, custom rubber extrusions to the mass transit industry to help maintain passenger comfort and reduce vibrations. Our engineers will work hand in hand with you to find the right solution for your project, and choose materials that meet regulatory standards and any applicable codes.

Our rubber extrusions are most commonly used in the mass transit industry as closed seals to fill voids between two surfaces. Namely, to keep weather and water out to ensure passenger comfort. In addition to these applications, ELBEX custom rubber extrusions are also heavily utilized in reducing vibration and securing components inside mass transit vehicles. Transit engineers must choose the right materials to ensure lasting structural integrity. Our engineers can work with you to select the right materials in regards to your specific project. Contact us today to let us know what you need for your project!

Applications in Mass Transit

Our rubber extrusions play a vital role in maintaining a comfortable climate for passengers and reducing vibrations throughout the vehicle. Our products can be manufactured to withstand extreme environments that vehicles are subject to, including direct sunlight and dramatic changes in temperature that can cause expansion and contraction.

  • Gaskets
  • Hinge Covers
  • Door and window seals
  • Cushion for components

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.

Bumper Profiles

Product Description

Bumpers are used in applications where there may be risk of damaging equipment or property.  Their main purpose is to form a cushion and reduce movement, impact, and vibration.  EPDM is a common material choice due to its abrasion resistance. 

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.

 

Tubing Profiles

Product Description

Hollow tubes are used in many different applications across many different industries.  They are very commonly used as protective sleeves, gaskets, and in drainage capacities.  Our extruding capabilities allow us to manufacture tubing in a wide range of sizes, wall thickness, and materials.  

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.

U-Channel Profiles

Product Description

U-Shaped profiles are generally used to fit within a channel and serve as an edge guard to a mating piece.  Their main purpose is to create a secure fit, eliminate vibration, and eliminate movement.  Depending on application and exposure to conditions, they can be manufactured from a variety of material.

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.