Silicone vs Natural Rubber

Silicone vs Natural Rubber

At Jehbco, we manufacture our products exclusively from pure silicone. Silicone is a type of polymer known as an “elastomer” – these polymers are stretchy or elastic. For many applications, it is not quite clear which elastomer is the best…

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Silicone vs Nitrile

Silicone vs Nitrile

When designing your next product, there are a myriad of elastomer materials to choose from.  Jehbco manufactures all our products from 100% silicone.  Is silicone the right elastomer for your application?  In this article, we’ll explore the differences between silicone…

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Silicone vs EPDM

Silicone vs EPDM

Jehbco manufactures products from 100% silicone.  Often, there are a range of materials to choose from for your application – is Jehbco’s silicone the right one? In this article, we’ll explore the differences between silicone and one of its competitors…

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Silicone as a Sealing Material

Silicone as a Sealing Material

Wherever liquids and gasses are encountered in machinery and construction, mechanical seals are required.  Jehbco produces custom silicone mechanical seals for a variety of applications.  Mechanical seals prevent fluids (liquids and gasses) entering between two parts, and they are essential…

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