What is it?

It is a chlorosulfonated polyethylene synthetic rubber noted for its resistance to chemicals, temperature extremes, and ultraviolet light.

What is Hyaplon used for?

Along with PVC, CSM is one of the most common materials used to make inflatable boats and folding kayaks.  It is also used as a single-ply roofing membraneand as a surface coat material on radomes owing to its radar-transparent quality. Hypalon is also used in the construction of the decking of modern snowshoes, replacing neoprene as a lighter, stronger alternative

Which industries would use Hypalon?


Water Sports


Temperature Range –60°F to +150°F

Chemical Resistance – Excellent ozone, weathering and acid resistance. Good abrasion and heat resistance. Poor resistance to petroleum-based fluids.