Fluorocarbon is one of the UK’s largest fluoropolymer processors, operating from 5 manufacturing sites: 4 in the UK and 1 in Europe, sales offices in Europe and the USA and partners globally, we aim to offer our customers high quality, cost effective solutions.
Fluorocarbon specialises in the design and manufacture of complex machined components, PTFE seals, slide bearings, skidway systems and high performance coatings.
With over 50 years of experience and customers who are worldwide market leaders, we ensure our products and services are focused on meeting their increasing demands.
Fluorocarbon’s Fluorinoid® PTFE materials are renowned for their chemical inertness to almost all known industrial chemicals and are suitable for continuous temperatures of up to 260ºC dependent on pressure. Limitations for use are restricted to the molten alkali materials, fluorine and strong fluorinating agents.
Our extensive resources enable us to offer unrivalled experience of PTFE materials technology when applied to sealing systems.
The first example of Nylon (nylon 66) was produced on February 28, 1935, by Wallace Carothers, Nylons generally tend to be semi-crystalline and are very tough materials, Available in different grades, those most commonly supplied as engineering plastics would be Nylon 6, Nylon 66 and Nylon 6.12. they provide good resistance to most chemicals, however, they can be attacked by strong acids. Nylons can be blended with fillers such as glass or oil to enhance certain aspects of their performance...