Alco gaskets and seals are constructed using a variety of materials, thicknesses and shapes to accommodate a virtually unlimited range of EMI/RFI shielding applications. Whether you need basic interference shielding with limited environmental seals, or multiple environmental seals and full shielding within a single component, Alco has a solution to meet practically any requirement or budget.

:: Alco Multi-Strips & Gasket

:: Alco-Spiney-Wirelastic
    Gaskets and Rolls

:: Alco-Wirelastic Gaskets
    and Rolls

:: Alco-Meric Gaskets and Sheets
   (oriented wire)

:: Alco-Meric-H Gaskets
    and Strips

:: Connector Gaskets

:: Alco CDU's
   (Compressed Mesh Die Units)

:: Alco-Knit

:: Alco-Knit Tape

:: Alco-Knit Elastomer Core


Alco-Meric Gaskets and Sheets (oriented wire)

Alco-Meric Gaskets, Strip and Sheet Stock is a combination EMI and environmental pressure seal. Oriented wire is vertically embedded in solid or sponge silicone rubber. Loose wire contamination is eliminated by a chemical process. Silicone solid closing force is 25-100 psi and silicone sponge closing force is 10-40 psi. Gaskets, strip and sheet stock are supplied as seamless die cut configurations, spliced, in strip or sheet form, with or without Pressure Sensitive Adhesive.

Material Specifications:
Monel Wire per QQ-N-281 .0045 wire diameter
Aluminum Wire per AMS-4182 / 5056 Alloy .005 wire diameter
Silicone Solid per A-A-59588
Silicone Sponge per AMS-3195

                                        Alco-Meric Shielding Effectiveness