About PTFE

PTFE features a variety of versatile attributes in a single solution. Many of our customers have experienced challenges involving metal machine parts in their applications, and they have boosted their production by replacing one or more metal machine parts with plastic machine parts.

PTFE – a flexible and economical solution

Thanks to its versatile attributes, PTFE is a peerless material that reinforces critical machine parts and products in a wide variety of production settings and sectors. In the context of industrial production, PTFE is a flexible solution that makes it possible to meet customer-specific requirements on quality and documentation. With more than 50 years experience, Acoplastic is well-equipped to tackle PTFE assignments of any level of complexity – at every stage from raw material to finished machine part.

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PTFE features and attributes

The defining feature of PTFE is almost universal resistance to chemicals. Other eye-catching attributes include low adhesion and a low friction coefficient. The material is also an excellent electrical insulator, resistant to voltage corrosion to the effects of weather conditions (UV radiation), and able to withstand temperatures from -200°C to +260°C.

PTFE does not absorb water and is a poor heat conductor. Another advantage is extremely low tendency to burn, cf. the UL 94 flammability standard.

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PTFE features a variety of versatile attributes in a single solution

By mixing additives such as glass, carbon, graphite, bronze and stainless steel in with the virgin PTFE, we can tailor the attributes to match specific production environments and industries.
With PTFE and high-tech plastic as our area of expertise, we have the capacity to analyse complex issues and develop customized PTFE compound for your application.

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