KXT 1720 Cork is a high quality, general purpose grade of cork sheet with low to medium
compressibility and a moderate resistance to mostoils. It is an excellent general purpose
cork sheet that’s highly economical and available in a wide range of sizes.
Manufactured fromsolid cork granules with a Neoprene rubber (CR) binder, KXT 1720 Cork
exhibits good resistanceto atmospheric attack and it is typically used in applications with
elevated sealing pressures andoperating temperatures that fall between -30ºC and 120ºC.
This high quality grade of elastomeric cork is manufactured by Kaxite, with good quality cork
composite materials, 1720 Cork is utilised in a wide range of applications worldwide. Some
• As gaskets in transformers and electrical switchgear
• For sealing in hydraulic equipment
• For the manufacture of industrial gaskets for heavy equipment
• In outdoor applications
Standard sheets of 1720 cork measure 1270mm / 1040mm and are readily available in 1.5mm to
9.5mm thick sizes. In addition, Kaxite extensive fabrication facilities ensure we can offer 1720
Cork in slit rolls, custom cut gaskets or compositeparts (where the cork is bonded to another material).
These custom sized components can be produced from your samples, drawings or dimension lists
and can be delivered quickly to fit in with the tightest of lead times