conductive elastomer

conductive elastomer

[kən′dək·tiv i′las·tə·mər]
(materials)
A rubberlike silicone material in which suspended metal particles conduct electricity.
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Military grade electrically conductive elastomer gaskets can provide both environmental sealing and EMC protection in harsh environments.
In comparison, the Parker Chomerics website lists a large number of conductive elastomer molded or extruded Cho-Seal gaskets that typically have compression set between 30% and 50%.
One example is a rod seal composed of a conductive elastomer and an insulating outer layer.
Quietshield[TM] electromagnetic (EMI) gaskets and shielding products are available in fabric-over-foam, metal mesh, fabric and tape, waved metal, and conductive elastomer varieties.
In addition, these conductive elastomer sheets offer the combined advantages of high shielding performance, good flame resistance characteristics and corrosion resistance.
BFG recently came out with new antistatic TPUs (Estane 58241 and 58242), which are alloyed with the company's Stat-Rite inherently conductive elastomer.
High quality key switches with conductive elastomer domes designed to provide unambiguous tactile feedback and cushion overtravel.
Using a conductive elastomer sheet on the top side provides continuity between bottom-side microbumps and the top-side traces.
The GHz bandwidth socket combination easily supports high pin count BGA devices using a conductive elastomer connector.
The company adds that, in addition, these conductive elastomer sheets provide the advantages of high shielding performance, good flame resistance capabilities, and corrosion resistance.
It also described the types of contact systems, including turned spring probes, stamped spring probes, and conductive elastomer contacts.
5 GHz bandwidth sockets support very dense BGA stacked devices using a high performance conductive elastomer contactor.