Rubber for the Defence Industry
Walker Rubber have assisted delivering high quality solutions to the defence industry for years, covering all environments Land, Sea and Air and to a varied range of products and applications. As an approved supplier to weapons system manufacturers, Walker Rubber manufacture and supply a wide range of rubber mouldings, extrusions, gaskets seals in a variety of compounds, shapes and sizes. With fast enquiry turnarounds and short lead times, urgent requirements can be satisfied effortlessly from our UK manufacturing plant. With over 70 years of experience, Walker Rubber is the ‘first choice’ supplier for hundreds of UK based design, manufacturing and engineering businesses including those in the Defence Industry.
Rubber Components Supplied by Walker Rubber
We can design, manufacture and supply your rubber parts for agricultural plant and machinery components, including extrusions, mouldings, washers and gaskets, all made from the material of your choice. our rubber component can be made to your requirements and to the precise tolerances you need to ensure long-term performance.
Some of the rubber products that we have supplied to the defence industry include:
• Tank Straps • Rubber Bellows • Battery Insulation Kits • Battery Buffer Mats • Fuel Tank Gaskets and Seals • Door seals • Hydraulic seals • Rubber fenders and protection buffers • Packaging case rubber inserts
With almost limitless applications in outdoor environments where safe and quick access and improved footing is required, Walker Rubber’s Rollaway Bank Ladder has yet to be exploited by the military but has obvious advantages over conventional access systems.
Walker Rubber’s Rollaway Bank Ladder
Developed to help agricultural workers access steep sided ditches quickly and safely, our rollaway bank ladders provide a simple solution to the problem of getting up and down awkward slopes. This versatile product has proven very popular with the Defence, Rail and on Civil Engineering projects and is especially helpful for emergency or temporary use. Bank Ladders can be linked together to access deep cuttings or steep embankments significantly improving foothold and reducing risk.Click Here to Enquire
WHY CHOOSE WALKER RUBBER?
UNRIVALLED LEAD TIMES
If your order is urgent, no one can get it to you in a shorter timeframe than Walker Rubber.
IN HOUSE MANUFACTURE
Your product, designed and manufactured to your specifications in our UK manufacturing facility.
SAME DAY QUOTATIONS
Over 90% of the enquiries we receive are quoted on the same day.
Did You Know...?
Walker Rubber provides a wide range of services suitable to the defence industry.
We have highlighted three of them below.
We can facilitate either multi-impression rubber moulds for small components or single impression rubber moulds for large components and short runs. We also mould directly onto metal, forming a long lasting bond.
Our top of the line industrial CNC machine makes light work of cutting your rubber gaskets, pads and washers. We’ll design and programme the software for the precise cutting of your gaskets, washers, pads and sheet material products from a range of different rubbers we stock.
Our specialist and bespoke extrusion service has been setup to ensure that we're able to fulfil the demanding needs of all our customers. With over 3 decades of expertise, we now have over 2,000 extrusions profiles available that may already meet your requirements.