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Dow Corning 160 Sylgard® Silicone Elastomer, 5.4kg Pail, Off-White

ID: DC160X5.4KG-B Mfr ID: 160-5.4KG-B
Manufactured by: Dow Corning
Dow Corning brand silicone encapsulants are supplied as two-part liquid component kits with a mix ratio of 1:1. When liquid components are thoroughly mixed, the mixture cures to a flexible elastomer, which is well suited for the protection of electrical/electronic applications. Dow Corning silicone encapsulants cure without exotherm at a constant rate regardless of sectional thickness or degree of confinement.

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  • Brand name :  Dow Corning
  • Trade Name :  Sylgard®
  • Series :  160
  • Item Name :  Silicone Elastomer
  • UNSPSC :  31201712

Dow Corning silicone encapsulant requires no post cure and can be placed in service immediately following the completion of the cure schedule. Standard silicone encapsulants require a surface treatment with a primer in addition to good cleaning for adhesion while primerless silicone encapsulants require only good cleaning.

Design & Construction
Cure Type Room Temperature/Heat Cure 
Form Liquid 
Color Off White 
Performance Details
Full Cure Time 24 hr at 25 deg C 
Open Time 20 min 
Environmental Condition
Temperature Rating -45 to 200 deg C 
Electrical Properties
Dielectric Strength 19kV/mm 
UL Rating UL94 V-0 
Chemical Properties
Composition Silicone Elastomer 
Specific Gravity 1.6 
Viscosity 3950 mPas 
Supporting Information
Applicable Materials Ceramics, Plastics, Polyesters 
Application Method Automated Metered Mixing and Dispensing, Manual Mixing 
Physical Properties
Container Size 5.4kg 
Container Type Pail 
Hardness 56 Shore A 
Odor/Scent Low 

Dow Corning 160 Sylgard® Silicone Elastomer, 5.4kg Pail, Off-White Safety Data Sheet (SDS) 

Features :

  • Good flowability
  • Room temperature or heat accelerated cure
  • Moderate thermal conductivity
  • Rapid, versatile cure processing controlled by temperature
  • Can be considered for uses requiring added flame resistance
  • Solventless, thermosetting
  • Oxidation, ozone, thermal, UV and water resistance

Applications :

  • For General Potting Applications, Power Supplies, Connectors, Sensors, Industrial Controls, Transformers, Amplifiers, High Voltage Resistor Packs, Relays