Vidam (VM)

Vidam is a general purpose anti vibration and equipment mounting material used in industrial and building services applications for its good all round anti-vibration and chemical resistance characteristics.

A high performance general purpose anti vibration material manufactured from Nitrile Rubber and cork used globally in a very wide range of industrial equipment and machine mounting applications as well as in building services.

  • Load range: up to 1.0 N/mm² (SLS)
  • Vertical Natural Frequency: down to 14Hz
  • Average Damping Ratio ζ: 12%

Why choose Farrat Vidam?

  • A high quality nitrile rubber / granulated cork composite material
  • Excellent chemical resistance including oils, grease, cleansing agents
  • Stable under a wide range of atmospheric conditions and is suitable for use outdoors
  • Low Poisson’s Ratio / limited bulging due to presence of cork (although the cork means it will creep more than pure rubber materials such as Isomat and BR).
  • Free of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAH), Heavy Metals (Pb, Cd, Hg and Cr (VI)) and Asbestos
  • Complies with R0HS and ELV 2000/53/EC European Directives
  • Working temperature range: -25ºC to +120ºC
  • Standard Sheet Size: 1000 x 1000mm
  • Easy to cut into strips and pads
Farrat Isolation Materials supplied for 11x Stolle Bodymaker Isolated Foundations
  • Isolated Foundations for Bodymakers and Power Presses
  • Top strips within Isomat Isolated Foundations for Impact Machinery
  • Heating, Ventilating and Refrigeration Equipment (AHUs, CHRVs, Chillers etc.)
  • Transformers
  • Lifts and Escalator Connections
  • Conveyors
  • Gen Sets
  • Pumps & Compressors
  • Oil & Gas
  • Offshore, Ships & Shipbuilding
  • Modular Accommodation / Pods
  • General Machinery AV Pads

Note: these applications are a guide based on typical examples that we see regularly. The ideal material will depend on the specific characteristics and constraints of your application.

BAE Washington - Farrat Vidam Isolated Foundation for Horizontal Extruder

BAE Washington, Horizontal Extruder

Type: Vidam Isolated Foundation

Farrat Vidam used to isolate HVAC equipment

HVAC Equipment

Type: Vidam Cut Pads & Strips

Farrat Vidam used to isolate pumps and industrial equipment

Industrial Pump

Type: Vidam Cut Pads & Strips

Farrat Vidam used to isolate lifts and escalators

Lift / Escalator Connections

Type: Vidam Cut Pads & Strips

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