What are hump couplers for?
Hump hoses are used to make slight adjustments when building your intake. These hoses flex up to 20 degrees for slight bends. They can also compensate for a slight misalignment of the pipes.
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What is a silicone coupler?
Silicone couplers are commonly used on intercoolers, superchargers, air intake systems, and radiators, but have many applications not just limited to automotive or mechanical. Other industries that use silicone couplers are food and beverage, marine, agriculture, and pharmaceutical manufacturing.
Can you glue silicone hose together?
The key to bonding any type of silicone is applying extra firm pressure for fifteen seconds, when the two surfaces are brought together. When this technique is used in conjunction with the Process, the silicone will be permanently, covalently bonded.
How do I bond silicone to silicone?
Silicone-based adhesives tend to work well on silicone but if you are looking for a fast cure and to get away from isocyanate chemicals then options are limited. A polyolefin primer such as Permabond POP can be used to prime the surface of the silicone and then parts can be bonded with a cyanoacrylate.
What is the best adhesive for silicone rubber?
Silicone rubber is one of the most challenging substrates to bond, and there are only a few adhesives that can make a strong bond. One option that has been successful in other silicone rubber applications is 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Plastic & Rubber Instant Adhesive PR100 with 3M™ Scotch-Weld™ Instant Adhesive Primer AC79.
How do you melt silicone back together?
Spray a solvent based Activator/Accelerator (AA) on either the silicone rubber or metal. Warm the silicone rubber surface with a hair dryer or heat gun. By touch, you want the silicone/poly just to below hot. By temperature, about 120 degrees F.