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Texolon® PTFE Products
PTFE Shapes, Sheet and Sealing Solutions

Plastomer Technologies is the manufacturer of Texolon® PTFE products. Located in Houston, TX, we have been in business since 1985 providing high quality PTFE rods, tubes, sheet, and sealing solutions. With over 100 years of combined PTFE manufacturing experience we have gained a sound reputation as the leader in customized PTFE solutions. Our people are the originators of numerous, imaginative solutions focused on diverse application challenges, ranging from chemical to semiconductor. Today, we continue to demonstrate leading edge innovation, world-class manufacturing skills, and superior materials expertise.

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Our focus is on molding virgin, reprocessed, and glass filled PTFE resins along with countless others. We have embraced lean manufacturing as a way of business in order to consistently satisfy customers with products, services, and information that are free from defects, deviations, reworks, and hassles.

The numerous industries that we service include:

  • Chemical
  • Power Generation
  • Aerospace
  • Semiconductor
  • Oil & Gas
  • Medical

Typical PTFE properties

Property Units ASTM
Method
8764
Premium Virgin
8765
General Purpose Virgin
9406
25% Glass Filled
8534
25% Carbon/Graphite
Specific Gravity   D-792 2.14-2.20 2.14-2.20 2.15-2.24 2.03-2.15
Hardness Shore D D-2240 52-65 52-65 55-58 59-68
Tensile Strength psi D-1708 4000 min. 2800 min. 1000-2000 1000-2500
Elongation % D-1709 300 min. 270 min. 50-150 60-150
Deformation Under Load(78° F., 2000 psi, 24 hrs.) % D-621 15-16 15-16 3-9 3-6
Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion (78° F.-400° F.) in./in./°F. D-696 4-9x10-5 4-9x10-5 3-8x10-5 3-6x10-5
Thermal Conductivity BTU/hr./ft.2/F.in. C-177 1.7 1.7 2.5-3.5 4-5
Volume Resistivity ohm-cm D-257 >1015 >1015 - -
Dielectric Strength volts/mil D-149a 600 min 300 min - -
Compressive Strength
@0.2% Offset
@1.0% Strain
psi
psi
D-695
D-695
1000
600
1000
600
1200-1600
900-1200
1100-1250
Warning: Properties shown on this document are typical. Your specific application should not be undertaken without independent study and evaluation for suitability. For specific application recommendations, consult Plastomer Technologies. While the utmost care has been used in compiling this information, we assume no responsibility for errors.

 
 

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