soft rubber

soft rubber

[′sȯft ′rəb·ər]
(materials)
A type of rubber that has been cured by adding 0.5 to 8% sulfur, without prolonged vulcanization.
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Visor is made up of glass like that of eyesight glasses and chin cover, which is important in helmets, is made up of soft rubber.
The soft rubber enabled the Frenchman to set the fastest lap of the race on his last trip around the 3.387-mile Shanghai layout, earning an extra championship point.
A soft rubber exterior still allows for unbeatable grip, and a rubber sleeve over the bellow/grunt tube still enables the manipulation of volume, tone and direction of the call sound.
The new soft rubber cushions your face and takes all the discomfort out of the equation.
With Cap's shield we have multiple for different purposes - there's an aluminium one, a fibre glass one, a hard rubber one, and soft rubber shield.
To deliver a comfortable and secure fit behind the ear, the iconic earhook has sections of soft rubber, and a hex screw attaches the piston to the hook, underlining the mechanical ideals that once inspired the original design.
Vettel, Bottas, Raikkonen and Hamilton ran line astern as the strategic chess game ensued, tyre changes seeing Mercedes plump for slower but more durable medium tyres while Vettel and Raikkonen chose soft rubber.
"The little yellow duckling is perhaps one of the most popular bath toy but look at the soft rubber material it is made of.
Built for drops of up to three feet, it dives off the bedside table and spins away on the floor with its soft rubber tyres, built for bouncing off furniture without causing damage.
The combination of the polymer housing for the lower half and the soft rubber grip minimizes felt recoil, which is is another advantage to the LCR chambered in .327 Mag.
"To me that's the most important thing with hiking boots, that they have tread and soft rubber soles," Hansen says.
The full-sized, versatile mouse is topped with comfortable soft rubber and equipped with both hyper-fast and precise scrolling: It can whiz around for two years before needing a battery charge.