Potting & Encapsulation
Potting and encapsulation compounds protect our customers’ products from harsh environmental conditions. We may be able to customise a material to suit your requirements.
Reliable dispensing performance and component protection for measuring equipment manufacturer
SebaKMT, part of the Megger Group, was the world’s first owner of a preeflow eco-DUO450. For nearly ten years, this metering, mixing and dispensing system has been reliably and accurately dispensing their Wacker SilGel 612 silicone gel potting compound onto the parts for the noise measurement instruments they manufacture. In that time, it has had […]
Electronic textiles development benefits from UV curing resin and precise dispensing
The Advanced Textiles Research Group at Nottingham Trent University has been developing electronic textiles to add functionality to materials and garments. Part of the process involves encasing microchips within a polymer micro-pod in order to protect them from mechanical and chemical stresses during everyday use.
Potting LED strips for outdoor signage made easy with silicone gel
A UK manufacturer of outdoor signage and lighting products was seeking to encapsulate their LED strips to protect them from environmental damage, whilst maintaining a desirable aesthetic in the finished product. Wacker SilGel 612 fit the bill.
Potting compound protects trace heating system thermostats
The development process of STOPFREEZE’s COMBI and KIT products required a method of protecting the IP67 weatherproof in-line thermostat with integral LED indicators from water ingress and physical damage in its outdoor situation.
We pot the green for Variohm with custom thermal potting compound
Potting compound requiring good thermal conductivity and an extended pot life in a custom made colour.