A type of synthetic rubber containing acrylonnitrile.
Resistance and properties:
Strong resistance to hot carbohydrate oils an to oxidation, especially the sulphurised type. The rubber is suitable for continuous use at temperatures up to 150 degrees Celsius. Intermittent exposure up to +/- 175/180 degrees Celsius.
Poor resistance to water and moisture, acids and bases. This rubber is not advised to be used under minus 10 degrees Celsius.
Acrylic rubber is used in automotive transmissions and rubber hoses.