Fluorolon PTFE 1700 is a Premium PTFE fluoropolymer. Modified so as to provide low permeability, superior mechanical properties and improved surface finishes on critical parts. The characteristics are: high heat resistance, high resistance to Chemicals agents and solvents, high dielectric properties, low friction, good elongation and lower shedding of particles.
PTFE 1700 has excellent chemical comatibility. The material is compatible with all fluids except fluirinated fluids and alkali metals.
PTFE is an ” FDA compliant” resin for use in food contact.
The mechanical properties of ALLOY 1055 at ambient temperaturas are:
Tensile Strength ASTM D638 4500 psi (316.4 kg/cm2)
Elongation ASTM D638 450%
Service Temperature Range ( F)
-320 to 475
Advantages of PTFE
– Low permeability
– High extrusion and creep resistance
– Good sealing in vacuum and low viscosity gas applications
– Good surface finishes
– Superior mechanical properties
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