NATURAL RUBBER (NR)
Natural rubber is a product coagulated from the latex of the rubber tree, hevea brasiliensis. Natural rubber features excellent compression set, high tensile strength, resilience, abrasion and tear resistance, good friction characteristics, excellent bonding capabilities to metal substrate, and good vibration dampening characteristics.
» excellence compression set
» good resilience and abrasion
» good surface friction properties
» poor resistance to attack by petroleum oils
» poor ozone, UV resistance