Fluorocarbon

  • Caxton Hill
  • Hertford
  • Hertfordshire
  • United Kingdom
  • SG13 7NH (map)

  • Tel: 0845 250 5100
  • Fax: 0845 250 5101
  • Website: www.fluorocarbon.co.uk

PTFE Components


PTFE Components

We are world leaders in the innovation of fluoropolymer processing. Celebrating more than 50 years as one of the country's most prominent fluoropolymer processors.

We are also a global supplier of a wide variety of PTFE components and polymer related components. For the most comprehensive PTFE components solutions, we are the unrivaled source.

PTFE Machined Components


PTFE Machined Components

We are experienced and professional specialists in the precision machining of fluoropolymer materials into complex PTFE machined components for use throughout many markets.

Our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities include milling, turning centres, multi axis CNC and sliding head machines and CNC lathes.

Rod and Tube


Rod and Tube

Specialising in high quality PTFE compression moulded and extruded rod and tube, we offer a wide range of diameters and lengths suitable for today's modern machining. Exploiting our specialised processing equipment and wide tooling range, we are able to convert high performance and melt fluoropolymer materials into semi-finished shapes for post machining or low to high volumes of moulded components.

Materials include:

PEEK, PCTFE, PFA, FEP and PPS

PTFE Sheet and Tape


PTFE Sheet and Tape

As one of the largest UK manufacturers of PTFE sheet and tape we ensure each product is tailored to meet customer requirements. We offer fast turnaround on non-stock items and same day delivery on all standard stock items.

Using our in-house services all PTFE sheet & tape items can be supplied chemically etched on one or both sides using the Fluoroetch® etching process.

OUR RANGE

PTFE Skived Tape

  • 0.1 mm to 6 mm thick to a maximum width of 1220 mm.
  • Available in continuous rolls, cut sheets or slit to a specific width.
  • Filled grades can be manufactured up to 1000mm wide.

PTFE Moulded Sheets

  • 8 mm to 100 mm thick to a maximum size 1200 mm square.
  • Sheets may be supplied as cut pieces or machined in to individual shapes.

Self-Adhesive Backed PTFE Tape (Fluoroetch® SAtm)

  • Four standard thicknesses; 0.13mm, 0.25mm, 0.40mm, 0.50mm.
  • Continuous rolls and slit to specific widths

PTFE Dimpled Sheets

Virgin or filled PTFE

  • 3.0mm, 4.5mm, 5.0mm thick and up to 1220 square
  • For bridge and Pot bearings: 4.5mm or 5.0mm thick. Supplied as sheet or machined to size.

Fluoropack® PTFE/Cork Laminate

  • Available 2.5mm thick and 600 x 1200mm - for blister pack tools
  • PTFE Coated Glass Cloth
  • Available as 1000 mm wide rolls or slit to customers' requirements.

Valve Seats


Valve Seats

We are dedicated and professional manufacturers of a wide range of PTFE soft seat configurations across many industries supplying major global customers in applications such as valve seats.

As well as valve seats, applications also include seat inserts, valve stem seals, valve liners and linings.

PTFE Seals


PTFE Seals

We are dedicated designers and manufacturers of exceptionally high performance PTFE seals and bearings to match specific requirements.

In addition to our bespoke designed PTFE seals, we offer a full range of standard seals including elastomeric and spring energised seals, polyurethane, rotary shaft, Fluoroglide® bearings and metallic sealing rings.

PTFE Slide Bearings


PTFE Slide Bearings

With our range of Fluorinoid® load bearing low friction materials, we have acquired a worldwide reputation for providing PTFE slide bearings solutions to the construction and oil industries.

As well as PTFE slide bearings, we also supply PTFE plain and dimpled inserts to leading manufacturers of pot bearings for road and bridge applications.

Based on our 30 years of technical experience, we offer a professional design and manufacturing service dedicated to resolving your slide bearing and skidway needs.

Hoses


Hoses

We are leading suppliers of Fluoroline® PTFE hose assemblies. These hoses give excellent service to a wide range of industries such as the chemical, laundry and automotive industries.

We supply an extensive range of hose assemblies for numerous industrial applications including smoothbore braided, convoluted hoses, chlorine hoses, vent hoses and generator hoses.

High Performance Surface Coatings


High Performance Surface Coatings

We are leaders in the application of specialist industrial high performance surface coatings and have been for over 40 years. Our breadth of experience and technical expertise with high performance surface coatings enables us to offer the right coating solution for each individual application.

As a leading coatings provider, we offer a wide range of fluoropolymers such as PTFE, PFA, ECTFE and ETFE backed up by our strong partnerships with major suppliers including DUPONT (Teflon®), Whitford (Xylan®), Solvay (Halar®) and Arkema (Rilsan®).

Moulded Components


Moulded Components

From the use of our extensive injection, compression and transfer moulding facilities, we convert the widest range of melt fluoropolymers and advanced engineering thermoplastics into precision moulded components.

As well as moulded components, complex PTFE components are produced by isostatic and automatic moulding processes.

Industrial Bakeware


Industrial Bakeware

We are more than just a manufacturer. We develop specifically designed standard and custom-made industrial bakeware. This industrial bakeware includes bread tins, barbanded trays and baking moulds required for high volume production on all types of automated handling and conveying systems.

Our close association with DuPont® and SBS® together with our company owned F-LON® system enables us to provide a wide and effective range of non-stick release coatings that eliminate the need for oil or grease.

Our after sales care offers complete refurbishment management monitors and implements a planned cleaning and refurbishment schedule relating to all types of coated or silicone glazed industrial bakeware items.

PCTFE Components


PCTFE Components

MATERIAL REFERENCE – FLUORINOID® FL325

DESCRIPTION- VIRGIN PCTFE

FORMULATION- 100% PCTFE

TYPICAL APPLICATIONS- An engineering thermoplastic with good thermal stability, good chemical resistance, very good physical properties, optical transparency and capable of being used at low temperatures and under radiation conditions.

 

PU and Rubber Products


PU and Rubber Products

Fluorocarbon’s team of engineers can design, develop and specify a range of elastomeric components to meet the demands of a variety of applications such as off-shore, construction and off-highway markets.

Fluorocarbon supply some of the world’s largest companies with a range of elastomeric components such as:

  • Pipe clamps
  • Valve seats
  • Seals
  • Grommets
  • Bellows
  • Diaphragms
  • Bump-stops
  • Other custom moulded products

Polyurethane is available in a range of hardness and from either cast or injection moulded processes as well as the capability to offer insert and over-moulding of metallic and polymer components such as engine mounts and PTFE lined gaskets and seals.

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