PTFE (Teflon) Unfilled Sheet/Plate
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Measurement System: Metric
Continuous use temperature: 260°C
Flammability: UL94 V-0
Unfilled PTFE Natural Sheet/Plate:
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Material Overview: Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), often referred to as Teflon®, is a high-performance engineering plastic renowned for its exceptional properties. PTFE Natural Sheet is a versatile form of PTFE known for its chemical resistance, low friction, and excellent electrical insulation characteristics.
Key Technical Properties:
1. Exceptional Chemical Resistance: PTFE Natural Sheet is virtually impervious to most chemicals and solvents. It is highly resistant to acids, bases, and organic compounds. This exceptional chemical resistance makes it an ideal choice for applications where exposure to corrosive substances is a concern.
2. Low Friction Coefficient: One of the most notable features of PTFE is its extremely low coefficient of friction. This property, combined with its self-lubricating nature, makes it a preferred material for applications requiring reduced friction and smooth movement, such as bearings, seals, and slide plates.
3. Excellent Electrical Insulation: PTFE is an outstanding electrical insulator with high dielectric strength. It maintains its electrical properties even at elevated temperatures, making it suitable for insulating components in electrical and electronic applications.
4. Wide Temperature Range: PTFE Natural Sheet can withstand a broad temperature range, from as low as -200°C (-328°F) up to 260°C (500°F) in continuous service. This remarkable thermal stability ensures reliable performance in extreme temperature conditions.
5. Non-Stick Surface: PTFE's non-stick surface properties are well-known. It is used extensively in cookware and as a lining material in food processing equipment due to its ease of cleaning and non-adhesive properties.
6. Low Water Absorption: PTFE exhibits minimal water absorption, ensuring that it maintains its dimensional stability and electrical insulation properties even when exposed to moisture.
7. FDA Compliance: PTFE Natural Sheet is compliant with FDA regulations, making it suitable for use in food-contact applications. It meets the stringent requirements for safety and hygiene in food processing and packaging industries.
Applications: PTFE Natural Sheet finds applications across a wide range of industries, including:
- Chemical Processing: Gaskets, seals, and linings for chemical equipment.
- Aerospace: Bearings, slide plates, and electrical insulators.
- Electrical and Electronics: Wire insulation, connectors, and insulating components.
- Food and Pharmaceutical: Conveyor belts, release sheets, and food processing equipment.
- Medical Devices: Components requiring biocompatibility and sterilizability.
PTFE Natural Sheet, with its outstanding chemical resistance, low friction properties, and excellent electrical insulation, is a versatile engineering material. Whether you're looking for a material to withstand corrosive chemicals, reduce friction in moving parts, or insulate electrical components, PTFE Natural Sheet delivers consistent performance across a wide range of technical applications. Its reputation for reliability and durability makes it a preferred choice in industries where precision and quality are paramount.
The PTFE data sheet is available as a PDF to download below.
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Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE/Teflon) Datasheet
Follow the link below to view our PTFE data sheet. This includes properties such as mechanical, electrical, thermal and chemical resistance.
PTFE Key Properties
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