Epichlorohydrin elastomers are widely used in the automotive industry for seals, hoses, gaskets, O-rings, cable jackets, and belts. ECO's are also an important ingredient of rubber glues. However, they are unsuitable for rubber to metal bonding because of their corrosiveness to metals.
The typical working temperature range is -35°C to +120°C (150°C short term).
Strength Properties -Fair
Low Temp. Prop. -Good
Mineral Oil Resist.-Excellent