From highly specialised machine parts to semi-finished products
As a subcontractor to a wide range of sectors and industries, Acoplastic manufactures and delivers finished machine parts and semi-finished products in accordance with industry-specific requirements and standards. With more than 50 years of expertise and over 25,000 different machine parts to our name, our defining quality is our in-depth familiarity with the peerless attributes and strengths of plastic when used for critical machine parts in valves, pumps, instrumentation, as well food/pharma sectors.
Applications of PTFE compounds
On account of their different attributes, our Acoflon® compounds are used in a wide variety of products and sectors. The table below shows where the individual types are used most often:
|Compound||Filler||Pharmaceutical components||Food production components||Bellows/|
|Acoflon® 100||Virgin PTFE||++||++||+|
|Acoflon® M100||Modified PTFE||++||++||++||+|
|Acoflon® 105||Glass fibre||++||++|
|Acoflon® 212 CF||Carbon fibre||+||+|
|Acoflon® 215 G5||Carbon + Graphite||++||++||+|
|Acoflon® 510||AISI 316||+||+|
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.