overview

Extruded Overview

Ultrafab Extruded Weatherstripping and seals are manufactured to meet or exceed your needs and expectations. Our high quality products offer:

  • Physical stability with unmatched adhesion between the TPE bulb & the polypropylene base
  • Excellent compression set resistance and low closing forces
  • Excellent weatherability, UV resistance and chemical resistance
  • Superior color consistency in 5 standard colors, Black, Brown, White, Tan, or Grey, or custom colors
  • Positive retention in kerf-mounted applications
  • Automation systems for easy bulb seal insertion
  • Engineered Resins for extreme applications (severe weather, high pressure, high load stresses, extreme heat)

Typical Uses:

The ultimate answer for these fenestration markets:

  • High end residential – Light commercial
  • Multi-unit residential – Heavy commercial
  • Architectural
  • Compression applications (Primary casement and awning seals)

extrusion services

Extrusion Services

Ultrafab integrates CAD-based technology with multi-axis EDM machining centers to develop high quality extrusion dies at reasonable prices. Dies are designed and manufactured for high quality tight tolerances, excellent processing properties and long life. Tooling is designed for efficient manufacturing which means more cost effective products for you.

Service Features:

Let Ultrafab help you reduce your development lead time!!!

  • Fine tuned die development means exact dimensional requirements are met every time.
  • Detailed quality documentation developed for consistent manufacturing each time.
  • State of the Art tooling development program allows for brief “Concept to Implementation” cycle, allowing for production much faster!!!

ultra-glide

UltraGlide® Seals

Extremely low surface friction, this specially formulated TPE material is a great, low cost alternative to foam. It’s easy to clean; dust and dirt wipe off easily. Superior performance, select any base configuration, T-slot or Push-in.

Typical Uses:

The ultimate answer for these fenestration markets:

  • High end residential – Light commercial
  • Multi-unit residential – Heavy commercial
  • Architectural
  • Compression applications (Primary casement and awning seals) Product Features:
  • Extremely low coefficient of surface fiction
  • Superior compression set resistance
  • Unmatched wear resistance
  • There is no extruded coating to wear off; there are no beads of polyolefin to reduce the effective sealing area
  • Specially formulated TPE is throughout the bulb wall for excellent operating performance and long life

NOTE: Our UltraGlide® seal formulation can be used on all our standard TPE/PP seals

t slot

T-slot Extruded Seals

High quality, UV stabilized TPE material offers excellent compression set resistance. Ultra Glide® formulation also available with standard and custom backing widths. Offset T-slots available low surface friction, this specially formulated TPE material is a great, low cost alternative to foam. It’s easy to clean; dust and dirt wipe off easily. Superior performance, select any base configuration, T-slot or Push-in.

Typical Uses:

The ultimate answer for these fenestration markets:

  • High end residential – Light commercial
  • Multi-unit residential – Heavy commercial
  • Architectural
  • Compression applications (Primary casement and awning seals)

Product Features:

  • Multitude of backing options to fit varying T slot profiles
  • Backing enhancements can be added to “lock” into extruded T slot channel and reduce slipping
  • Automation systems for easy bulb seal insertion
  • Engineered Resins for extreme applications
  • No extruded coating to wear off; there are no beads of polyolefin to reduce the effective sealing area
  • Specially formulated TPE is throughout the bulb wall for excellent operating performance and long life

push in extruded

Push-in Extruded Seals

High quality TPE material in a variety of shapes and sizes for kerf mounting or dart mounting in vinyl, aluminum or wood kerf retention slots.

Typical Uses:

The ultimate answer for these fenestration markets:

  • High end residential – Light commercial
  • Multi-unit residential – Heavy commercial
  • Architectural
  • Compression applications (Primary casement and awning seals)

Product Features:

  • Co-extruded options for easy insertion
  • Available in all standard pile colors
  • Custom profiles available
  • ULTRAFAB’s unique ultrasonic welding assembles the fin, fibers and backing into an integrated, unified assembly that won’t break apart during fabrication or while in use
  • Available in all ULTRAFAB pile types: Ultra Pile®, Ultra Fin®, Tri-Fin®, Soft Touch Fin® and Ultra-Reach Fin™
  • Cut to length or reeled

polypropylene

Polypropylene Leaf Seals

Versatile, durable, high quality seals; excellent for sliding applications. Single direction angle allows for seal compression while providing low operational force.

Product Features:

  • Casement and awning secondary seals
  • Applications where sealing requires low operational force
  • Reverse directional leaf allow for maximum air/water penetration resistance as a “first barrier” weatherseal

 

 

flexible rigid

Flexible & Rigid PVC Seals

High quality, UV stabilized material with excellent weatherability at economical prices!

Typical Uses:

  • Casement and awning secondary seals
  • Compression applications where tough material integrity is required.
  • Reverse directional leaf allow for maximum air/water penetration resistance as a “first barrier” weatherseal

ultra trak

Ultra-Trak

An extremely durable “dual” sealing product that allows for ease of operational force where recessed frame channels require movement of the window panel while seated in a channel.

Typical Uses:

The ultimate answer for these fenestration markets:

  • Aluminum windows or frames with recessed “U” channel
  • Mobile housing
  • Fenestration requirements for vehicle production Product Features:
  • Low break away force
  • Glide strip provides reduction in force resistance
  • Dual seal capability – internal/external
  • Custom design depending on application and conditions
  • Durability with less weight than flocked rubber

prolon windows

Pro-Lon™ for Windows


Industry leading Pro-Lon™ Foam Seals stand up to the real world torture of time and temperature. Tests prove high-quality Pro-Lon™ seals are able to withstand compression set in the most extreme conditions.

The ultimate answer for these fenestration markets:

  • Pro-Lon™ Foam Seals for windows are available in kerf insertion designs for wood, composite, and aluminum window
  • T-slot designs for vinyl, aluminum, and composite windows
  • Sky Light
  • Industrial enclosures

Product Features

  • Extreme resistance to compression set; maintaining seal integrity
  • Resistance to shrinkage and hindering leakage
  • Low coefficient of friction outer film allows for tough exterior integrity while aiding in reduced operational force requirements
  • Available in reeled lengths or cut to length

 

prolon doors

Pro-Lon™ for Doors

Pro-Lon™ door seal is designed and field proven to move with a door, through expansion and contraction. Pro-Lon™ will take severe compression and then rebound into its original size and shape. It accommodates as much as 5/16” / 7.94mm movement of a door away from a seal.

The ultimate answer for these fenestration markets:

  • Pro-Lon™ Foam Seals for doors are available in multiple retention designs (i.e. kerf, magnetic…) designs for wood, composite, and aluminum doors
  • Foam seals for doors can be cut to length or provided continuous on a reel
  • Four standard colors are available.

Product Features

  • Excellent compression set resistance
  • Multiple height options allow for seal integrity for uneven gap requirements
  • Low coefficient of friction outer film allows for tough exterior integrity while aiding in reduced operational force requirements
  • Available in reeled lengths or cut to length