Jefferson Rubber produces rubber bellows and boots in many different configurations, sizes and materials to meet your most demanding needs. Our Bellows and Boots are utilized in applications requiring protection against dust, moisture, oils, chemicals, and UV, just to name a few.Molded Rubber Bellows
Molded bellows and boots are versatile seals used in a wide range of applications to seal dust and other environmental elements in applications with a stroke or designed range of motion.. Each of these methods has certain attributes that would be relevant based on the criteria of the application. Bellows and boots produced in this manner can be made from a variety of materials, colors, and durometers. In addition, this process allows for a part with varying wall thicknesses, and other configurations not found in the other styles.
Latex Dip Molded Bellows and Boots
Latex dip molded bellows and boots are produced by dipping a metal former into liquid rubber latex material. This method is normally utilized for small to medium production runs. A bellows or boot produced in this manner will have a uniform wall thickness throughout, and are only available in natural or Neoprene1 rubber. Standard wall thicknesses are:
- Single Dip (.020” / .040” thick)
- Double Dip (.040” / .060” thick)
- Triple Dip (.070” / .090” thick)
Jefferson Rubber has a considerable amount of standard tooling available for bellows of this style, which afford you the ability to obtain an all rubber, seamless, bellows with no tooling cost.