Research and Development

TA Aerospace R&D department is staffed by chemists that are experts in elastomers and fire protective materials for aerospace applications. Our chemists are equipped with state of the art lab equipment to develop and test new and existing elastomer products.

In-House Mixing Capabilities

  • Double Planetary Mixers
  • High Performance Internal Mixers
  • High Power Rubber Blending Mills
  • Centrifuge Mixer
  • Semco® Mixing

In-House Testing Capabilities

  • Compression Set (ASTM D395)
  • Conductivity
  • Fire Proof and Fire Resistance Test (FAA AC 20-135)
  • Flammability (MIL-C-85052A)
  • Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (GC/MS)
  • Heat Aging
  • Humidity Exposure
  • Hydraulic Fluid Resistance (Hydrocarbon and Phosphate Ester)
  • Jet Fuel Resistance
  • Low Temperature Brittleness (ASTM D2137)
  • Low Temperature Flexibility (AS 5127/1)
  • Low Temperature Retraction TR-10 (STM D1329)
  • Ozone Resistance (ASTM D518/D1149)
  • Peel Test (AS 5127/1, ASTM D903)
  • Rheology Analysis
  • Shear Test (AS 5127/1, ASTM D1002)
  • Shore Hardness Durometer Testing (ASTM D2240)
  • Specific Gravity (ASTM D297)
  • Tear Strength (AST D624)
  • Tensile Testing (ASTM D412)
  • Ultraviolet Exposure
  • Volume Change (ASTM D471)

About Us

TA Aerospace is your best source and first choice for specialty and standard clamping devices, thermal insulation products, and engineered solutions for all of your complex design needs.

TA Aerospace
28065 Franklin Parkway
Valencia, CA 91355-4117



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