As the Australian renewable energy sector has grown and evolved, AG has been there to supply urgently required seals, insulation and specialised items. As these industries needs have changed, so too has our product range so that we can continue to offer the high levels of service, and range of material options, that companies in the renewable energy sector require.
AG combines industry leading stock levels with extensive, quality endorsed, fabrication facilities and a strong commitment to service. This means that we can offer the material you need, in the size you require, when you need it.
The sections below describe just some of the materials often sought by companies in this diverse sector. For more information on any, or assistance with selecting the best possible option for your specific application please do not hesitate to contact your local AG branch.
Rubber, Fibre and Cork Gaskets
AG’s range of soft gasket materials includes almost every type of rubber as well as compressed fibre gasket materials from a number of leading manufacturers. This brand independence allows us to offer the best and most economical option for your requirements, without being limited by fealty to a single brand. We combine this range with a diverse selection of rubberised cork materials capable of sealing at low bolt loads and maintaining compatibility with a diverse range of mediums.
In addition to this range of standard gasket materials, AG also offers a number of more specialised options. These include our rubberised, closed cell foam sheets and gasket tapes, fully moulded gaskets and metallic gaskets for high-pressure applications. All of AG’s gasket materials can be provided in raw material of fully fabricated form with standard gaskets often available off the shelf, and non-standard items able to be produced in hours, not days.
Electrical insulation Tapes
Whether you require standard PVC, silicone self-fusing, adhesive glass or high voltage mica based B-stage tapes, AG has you covered. With a range that includes products from world-leading manufacturers such as 3M™, DuPont™, Isovolta™, Fiber-Tek™ and many more, AG’s range of electrical insulation tapes includes grades capable of operating in almost all conceivable applications.
We combine large stock holdings of many of these materials with our slitting facilities to offer the majority of our range of electrical insulation tapes in both standard and custom width rolls.
Rigid Electrical Insulation Materials
Rigid laminates and sheets are carried by AG in a variety of styles, sizes and grades. Among the most popular of these are our Isoval range of Epoxy Glass Laminates, Haysite Polyester Glass and Synthetic Resin Bonded laminates. Complimenting these are our silicone bonded mica, silicone glass, Sindanyo, Switchpanel and many other more specialised grades. Many of these are also available in both tube and rod forms which can make for a highly economical solution in many applications.
AG carries the vast majority of our rigid electrical insulation materials in an enormous range of sizes. This large stock holding is combined with our thicknessing, machining, watercutting and other processes so that we can be sure that we can offer you the exact component you require, when you need it.
Specialised Adhesives, Technical Sprays & Lubricants
AG is proud to be able to offer a comprehensive range of products designed for a wide range of industrial repair & maintenance applications. Our partnership with Weicon enables us to offer all of their high quality technical sprays, one and two part adhesives, contact adhesives, repair sticks, plastic metals, anti-seize pastes and all-round lubricants.
This diverse range of materials includes grades dedicated to a number of common industrial applications and AG’s experienced staff are well versed in helping you select the best one from the multitude available. For more information on what’s available, or assistance with your enquiry, please don’t hesitate to contact your local AG.
Silicones & Primers
As agents and stockists for Momentive silicones (formerly GE), AG is proud to be able to offer a complete range of silicone sealants and associated primers. This range includes everything from standard industrial grades through to highly specialised encapsulants, adhesives and sealants. Many are designed for use with sensitive electronics whilst others are dedicated to providing an effective, long lasting seal in even the most arduous of environments.
Selecting the correct sealant from the enormous range available can be a challenging affair, especially when myriad selection criteria are in play. If you would like more information on available styles, or assistance in identifying the best options for you, please don’t hesitate to contact your local AG.
By combining access to some of the world’s best tape brands with our extensive slitting capabilities, AG is able to offer a wide range of tapes; many of which can be custom slit to suit your needs. Our electrical insulation tape range covers everything from PVC to high voltage tapes whilst our specialised tapes include 3M brand VHB® and Double Sided Adhesive as well as engineering grade reflective and protection tapes.
This range is actually too large to describe in proper detail here so if the exact type you’re after isn’t listed, please don’t hesitate to contact us as on the off-chance we don’t have it, chances are we’ll know somewhere you can get it.
AG’s enormous range of thermal insulation materials means we can help you protect your personnel and equipment from the danger of high temperatures. Our wide range includes a selection of high temperature boards, cloths, tapes, ropes and sleevings all of which can be custom fabricated to suit your application. For insulating demanding applications, AG will work with you to identify the best material(s), test the measurements and produce the insulation required. We have extensive experience at designing insulation solutions for hard-to-access environments and will be happy to assist wherever we can.