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Teflon ® coating


Like many great human inventions, Teflon® was discovered by chance: while Dr Roy J. Plunkett was experimenting with a coolant in 1938, he observed that a compressed, frozen TFE (tetrafluoroethylene) sample polymerised in a beaker, giving rise to the first known fluoropolymer: polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE). This new material presented high chemical and thermal resistance, apart from having other extremely useful properties. It was patented by DuPont in 1941 with the name Teflon® and was mainly marketed in the form of bakeware items.

Teflon ® product range, properties and benefits

All the PTFE Teflon® coatings are made without PFOA and can be used in continuous temperatures reaching maximum values up to 260°C. There is a wide offer available, particularly in the kitchenware sector:

The original Teflon® Classic has non stick properties and excellent value for money in everyday use. It is a bilayer system of at least 25 microns.

Teflon® Select lasts longer as it is designed for more intensive use: it is a trilayer system with a minimum thickness of 35 microns.

Teflon® Xtra is a reinforced coating system.

Teflon® Platinum is even more resistant to abrasion and scratching, as it withstands the use of metal utensils and even abrasive scouring pads. It is also a trilayer system with a thickness of up to 40 microns and microparticles of an extremely hard material.

In recent years Teflon® has continued to offer innovations such as Teflon® Infinity, a four-layer system with a modern, attractive stone finish in different colours, and Teflon® Profile which, although a trilayer system, has greater resistance to scratching thanks to a unique technology and a wrinkled appearance similar to the skin of a reptile.

Teflon® industrial non-stick coatings can be applied using spray techniques, in both liquid and powder form, and are so versatile that they can be applied to parts with a wide variety of sizes and shapes. It can also be combined with other materials that have different properties, adding specific benefits for special needs. So if we consider its benefits such as its high thermal resistance, chemical inertness, good dielectric stability and low friction coefficient, Teflon® non-stick coatings are perfect for the industrial sector as when applied, their friction coefficients may reach 0.02- 0.15, depending on the load, speed and coating type. Furthermore, the use of Teflon fluoroplastics is beneficial in manufacturing semi-conductive materials: in addition to Teflon® PTFE, products such as Teflon® PFA and Teflon® FEP can be used, which protect from corrosion in multiple aggressive industrial processes, such as those used in the chemical industry.

Teflon® Industrial Coating References

420G-104 Gray
420G-106 Metallic Gray
420G-106 Silver
420G-109 Metallic Black
420G-703 Black
532-1003 Black
532-6114 Green
532G-13032 Gray
532G-13054 Ruby Red
532G-5010 Clear
532G-5011 Clear
532G-5310 Clear
532G-7000 Clear
532G-8000 Clear
532G-8110 Clear
532G-8410 Clear
699N-129 Black
850G-204 Gray
850G-305 Black

850G-314 Green
850G-321 Gray
851G-214 Green
851G-221 Gray
851G-224 Green
851G-255 Black
852G-201 Clear
852G-202 Clear
855G-021 Blue
855G-023 Black
855G-101 Black
855G-103 Black
855G-402 Black
855G-500 Clear
855G-501 Pewter
855G-510
855G-512
856G-200 Clear
856G-203 Black

856G-204 Green
856G-410 Clear
857G
857G-030 Black
857G-040 Black
857G-100 Black
857G-110 Clear
857G-130 Pewter
857G-135 Black
857G-140 Black
857G-210 Clear
857G-230 Sparkling Black
857G-240 Clear
857G-310 Green
953G-401
953G-401 Pewter
953G-506 Dark Violet
954G-101 Light green
954G-103 Black

954G-201 Green
954G-203 Black
954G-300 Clear
954G-302 Gray
954G-303 Black
954G-304 Green
958G-203 Black
958G-303 Black
958G-306 Blue
958G-313 Black
958G-406 Black
958G-414 Green
959G-203 Black
959G-204 Green
959G-205 Brown
978G-403
978G-406