8000 series Endless gasket
Combined EMI-shielding and water-seal gasket for grooves and door/lid constructions
Endless gasket 8000
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).
Disc or washer-type compression stops can be included to prevent overcompression.
Examples of different uses for the Endless gasket
(the solid grey part is the water seal)