Custom Silicone Technologies LLC (CST) maintains calibrated and up-to-date computerized test equipment in our laboratory. This assures that all of our compounds meet or exceed our customers’ quality requirements.
Our equipment includes but is not limited to:
- Tech Pro T100 Tensometer, with computer database. Used to measure Tensile Strength (ASTM D412), Elongation Percent (ASTM D412), Stress Strain (ASTM D412, Tear Strength (ASTM D624, Die B & Die C), and Rubber to Substrate Peel Test (ASTM D429).
- Monsanto Oscillating Disc Rheometer (ODR), with computer database. Provides Numerical, Graphical, Flow, Viscosity, Cure Rate and Cure Time Data and Charts.
All final product testing is performed in compliance with the ASTM Standard of Test Methods and is traceable to the National Bureau of Standards (NBS). All Testing and Measuring Equipment is calibrated and traceable to NIST Standards.