Santoprene Extrusion — TPR

Santoprene Extrusion, or TPR materials have the unique ability to behave like rubber, but are processed like plastic. Thermoplastic rubber (TPR) and thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) are groups of materials which, as their names indicate are processed as thermoplastics. They can be colored, processed and reprocessed with varying degradation. Actual rubber compounds such as EPDM, Neoprene, SBR and Silicone on the other hand, are vulcanized and cross-linked when processed, and cannot be effectively reprocessed. While they can be colored, it is a specialized and expensive compounding process. Thermoprene has the ability to help you in any of your plastic extrusion projects. Request a santoprene extrusion quote today.

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Plastic Extrusion Capabilities

Thermoprene has the following capabilities with extruded plastic:

  • Extrusion & Molding
  • Plastic Sheet
  • Custom Solid, Hollow & Multiple Hollow Shapes
  • Dual Durometer
  • Vacuum Calibration
  • Adhesive Application (in line & secondary)
  • Fabrication & Secondary
  • Rigid, Flexible & Elastomeric Compounds
  • Color Matching & Special Effect Additives
  • Custom Protective & Retail Packaging

Materials

Thermoprene has the extensive experience with the following materials:

  • ABS
  • PVC
  • HDPE & UHMW Polyethylene
  • Polypropylene
  • Polyurethane
  • Polystyrene
  • Nylon
  • PETG
  • TPR/TPE/TPV
  • Acrylic
  • PTFE
  • Polycarbonate

Contact us for more information at 440-543-8660 or request a quote. View our Plastic Extrusion Gallery.