Sioux Rubber & Urethane Blog

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Urethane

Posted by Sioux Rubber & Urethane Team on Jan 21, 2019 11:00:00 AM


Polyurethanes are an incredible product that mimics the traits of both plastic and rubber to create something that is uniquely useful. Polyurethane, very generically speaking, is a mixture of two (or more) liquid chemicals, a prepolymer and a curative, that when combined at the proper ratio and temperatures produce a chemical reaction resulting in a solid finished product.

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Topics: Urethane Products

Yes, We Can Cover That!

Posted by Sioux Rubber & Urethane Team on Nov 7, 2018 4:00:00 PM

Have an unusual piece of machinery or product that could benefit from some vibration control or corrosion resistance? We can help by covering it in rubber or urethane. In fact, one of the cornerstones of our business is our custom rubber and urethane coverings and coatings that we create specifically for your unique needs. 

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Topics: Custom Rubber Products, Rubber Coatings, Rubber Products, Urethane Products, Urethane Coatings

How The HawkPad Saved One Manufacturer More Than $6,000 – Per Machine

Posted by Sioux Rubber & Urethane Team on Aug 27, 2018 10:00:00 AM

The HawkPad, by Sioux Rubber & Urethane, is saving manufacturers thousands of dollars in press pad replacements. That’s because the HawkPad has been shown to last two- to four times longer than traditional press pads. This durability adds up to big savings – thousands of dollars per year, per machine, in material costs alone. 

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Topics: HawkPad, Urethane Products, Press Pad

5 Questions Every New Customer Should Know

Posted by Sioux Rubber & Urethane Team on Jul 24, 2018 12:57:25 PM

Looking to protect your equipment from abrasion? Sioux Rubber & Urethane has the products for that. Looking to protect your equipment from corrosion? We have products for that as well. That’s because rubber and urethane is all we do. Sioux Rubber & Urethane produces quality impact-, corrosion- and abrasion-resistant products that serve the mining, aggregate, agricultural, chemical and manufacturing industries.

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Topics: Rubber Products, Urethane Products, Sioux Rubber & Urethane, FAQs

Tuff-Tube Is Your Agricultural Solution

Posted by Sioux Rubber & Urethane Team on Jul 10, 2018 2:46:00 PM

Do you know that grain is such an abrasive material that it can be used for metal finishing and deburring? Now think about all that grain tumbling down a steel spout. That wear and tear can easily require you to buy a replacement spout before the season is even over. That’s the reason Tuff-Tube® Spout Lining from Sioux Rubber & Urethane was created.

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Topics: Urethane Products, Tuff Tube

Protect your Investment with Tuff-Tube®

Posted by Sioux Rubber & Urethane Team on Nov 28, 2017 2:35:07 PM

Quit wasting time and money on steel spout replacements. Protect your investment and reduce downtime with Tuff-Tube® Spout Lining from Sioux Rubber & Urethane. Replace your liner, not your entire steel spout!

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Topics: Sioux Rubber & Urethane, Tuff Tube, Urethane Products

Bolt-in Liners Reduce Downtime and Prevent Equipment Failure

Posted by Sioux Rubber & Urethane Team on May 31, 2017 4:36:35 PM

Steel may be one of the strongest metals used in heavy duty equipment, but it can only take so much impact, abrasion, and corrosion before it fails. And that’s why we created our bolted liner product line, arguably one of the most heavy-duty lining systems on the market today.

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Topics: Bolt-in Liners, Rubber Products, Sioux Rubber & Urethane, Urethane Products

Custom Internal Linings Save Wear, Tear, and Your Bottom Line

Posted by Sioux Rubber & Urethane Team on Apr 12, 2017 4:10:48 PM
For more than 50 years, Sioux Rubber & Urethane has been protecting products with custom internal linings. Used on a variety of equipment and surfaces, rubber and urethane linings protect products from wear, tear, and abuse, extending their functionality and lifespan.
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Topics: Rubber Products, Sioux Rubber & Urethane, Urethane Products

3 Ways the Tuff-Tube® Lining System is Reshaping the Ag Industry

Posted by Sioux Rubber & Urethane Team on Feb 1, 2017 3:56:54 PM

There are many unpredictable elements to working in the seed and grain processing industry. Hail can decimate entire fields. Droughts can dry up yields. Failed equipment can eat into whatever profit margins there are left. While weather, weeds, and pests are often (if not always) out of our control, there are some factors against which we can predictably guard, and equipment wear and tear is one of them.

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Topics: Tuff Tube, Urethane Products

Heading to New Frontiers: A Recap of the SuperCorr Expo

Posted by Sioux Rubber & Urethane Team on Nov 17, 2016 3:48:42 PM

Sales Managers Derek DeGroot and Jordan Langley headed down to sunny Orlando, Florida last month to Sioux Rubber & Urethane’s first foray into the SuperCorr Expo, the largest gathering of vendors and corrugated solution seekers in the Western Hemisphere. They joined more than 300 industry suppliers and thousands of industry leaders from 70 countries for a four-day event spearheaded by the corrugated industry’s two leading associations, TAPPI and AICC.

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Topics: Company News, HawkPad, SuperCorr Expo, Urethane Products