Fluorolon 5000 Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene, is espacially suited for medium load/ high rpm bearing applicationes, also is superior replacement for metal in many applications, FDA approved and excepcional Chemical resistance.

Chemical Compatibility

UHMW 5000 performs well in water and other aqueous Solutions. It is highly suitable for use in contact witk ketones, alcohols, amines, and esters and has limited applications in contact with oxidizing.

FDA Compliance

UHMW 5000 is an ” FDA compliant” resin use in food contact. It meets FDA Rgulation 21 CFR 117.1520, and USDA requirements for use in food contact applications.

Mechanical Properties

The mechanical properties of UHMW 5000 at ambient temperaturas are:

Tensile Strength           7,500 psi (510 kg/cm2) to 8,100 (569 kg/cm2)

Elongation                     405% to 412%


White, Translucent

Service Temperature Range ( F)
320 to 250

Advantages of PTFE
Industrial components handling aqueous Solutions
-Food contact components
-Industrial equipment handling powders and slurries
-Industrial mixers and blenders
-General- purpose fluid components

Other information
This information corresponds to our current information on the subject. It is offered solely yo provide suggestions for your own experimentation. It is not intended, however, to subtitule for any testing you may need to conduct to determine for yourself the suitability of our products for your particular purposes. Since we cannot anticipate all variations in actual end-use conditions, Advanced EMC Technologies makes no warranties.