Endless gasket (EMC/IP) 8000
Combined EMI-shielding and water-seal gasket for grooves and door/lid constructions
The 8000 series Endless gaskets are ready-made gaskets according to customer specifications. They are suitable for many applications in which both an EMI-shielding gasket and a water seal are required.
The 8000 series Endless gasket consists of a rectangular EMI gasket like Amucor shield 6800 series, Standard shield 7000 series or Ultra soft shield 7400 series, combined with a closed-cell water seal.
All gaskets can be provided with a self-adhesive strip for easy mounting. Gasket materials for the 8000 series Endless gaskets are watertight at 30% compression, depending on the construction.
- UL94V-0 flame-retardant foam core
- Chemical-resistant rubbers like EPDM
- Silicone sponge for high temperatures up to 220 ºC
- Available in conductive textile, Amucor or Knitted wire mesh versions
- Easy mounting
- High shielding performance
- No tools required
- Dimensions up to 2 x 2 m
IP seal position
The gasket can be supplied with the water sealing/IP seal on the outside of the gasket (IP seal position O), or with the water seal at the inner side of the gasket (IP seal position I).
Compression stops (optional)
Disc or washer-type compression stops can be included to prevent over-compression.
Washer type Used at bolt holes
Disk type Used next to bolt holes
Examples of different uses for the Endless gasket (The solid Gray part is the water seal)
|1. Endless gasket used in a flat lid on a curved housing construction||2. Endless gasket used in a curved lid on a curved housing construction||3. Endless gasket used in a groove|
Technical drawing standards
If you send us a drawing, please include the dimensions shown above.
A : Width (mm)
B : Height (mm)
R : Corner radius (mm)
Z : Width of the waterseal (mm)
X : Width of the EMI gasket (mm)
Y : Height of the EMI gasket (mm)
Photograph of the 8000 Endless gasket to compare with the technical drawing above