Bluestar is now Elkem Silicones
Integration supports an extended product offering and enhanced technical expertise
Looking for the perfect solution? Elkem® Silicones creates quality formulas to meet the crucial mechanical, physical, thermal and electrical properties required for your project. Specialty mold-making silicone formulas such as Elkem’s Bluesil®RTV-2 product range—preferred by industries worldwide for creating rapid prototypes—test true product behavior before investing in mass production.
Bluesil® RTV-2 properties:
- Excellent transparency
- Outstanding tear resistance
- Long-lasting molds; highly chemical resistant (PU, Epoxy, PES)
- Accurate, detailed reproduction; easy mold release
- No shrinkage when cured
Continually expanding the family of more than 1400 product solutions—release coatings, engineering elastomers, specialty fluids, emulsions and resins—Elkem Silicones delivers the demanding characteristics needed for specific industry applications such as solutions used in the electronics industry to pot, encapsulate and protect sensitive electronic components like PCBs—to formulas used by the film industry to make skins for robotic and animatronic figures.
Also serving the aeronautics industry—Elkem creates highly-specialized sealants like Bluesil V-612—used for vane potting and damping material. (Meets Pratt & Whitney engine specification PWA 404-2 and Lockheed specification G40.1384.)
Need a custom formula?
Hisco can help you sort out your solution needs and show you how to save money with our Documented Cost Savings program. Fill out the form and we’ll work with you one-on-one to select the right silicone solution or guide you through the custom formula development process using our Elkem Silicones partner.
high heat resistant | age resistant | water repellent | expands & contracts | low toxicity
|Products||# of Solutions||Elkem Brands||# of Industries||# of Different Applications||Examples of Applications|
|Release coatings||246||Bluesil, CAF, Lyndcoat, Silbione, Silcolease||13||66||Bonding agent, foam stabilizer, injection molding|
|Elastomers||519||Bluesil, CAF, Mix & Fix, Silbione, Silcolease||13||54||Adhesive, coating, mold making, potting and encapsulation|
|Fluids||1040||Bluesil, CAF, Mirasil, Silbione, Silcolapse, Silcolease||14||85||Demulsifier, lubricant, metal processing fluid|
|Emulsions||153||Bluesil, Lyndcoat, Mirasil, Silbione, Silcolapse, Silcolease||13||53||Mold release, additive, coating, extrudate, plastic compounding, process fluid|
|Resins||974||Bluesil, CAF, Syndcoat, Mirasil, Silbione, Silcolapse, Silcolease||14||90||Binder, dielectric, oxidation inhibitor, PV junction box adhesive, PV junction box potting agent|