15 % Graphite PTFE

SSP Manufacturing, Inc. provides a wide range of seals made from 15% glass-Teflon material. The glass filled Teflon is basically a PTFE material reinforced with 15% glass fiber. This reinforcement improves material characteristics. 15% glass filled PTFE seals are ideal for various complex industrial applications due to their reinforced composition.


Benefits of 15% glass filled Teflon Seals

The following are a few of the benefits of using glass filled PTFE seals for industrial applications:

  • Glass filled PTFE provides excellent thermal stability across wide temperature ranges.
  • Glass filled Teflon has excellent durability, as well as compressive strength when compared to regular PTFE. This helps improve the shelf life of our seals.
  • Glass filled Teflon seals provide excellent chemical resistance. As PTFE is a chemically inert material at elevated temperatures, it makes them ideal for all industrial solvents, as well as chemicals. This property makes our seals ideal for a wide range of industrial applications involving chemicals. These seals are suited for food and pharmaceutical industries, and satisfy FDA requirements. The seals are not recommended for use with strong bases and hydrofluoric acid.
  • 15% glass fiber filled Teflon material strongly resists permanent and load deformation, which makes our seals ideal for high load applications.
  • Glass filled PTFE materials are not affected by daily wear and tear, and remain largely unaffected by Ultra Violet (UV) light.

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SSP Manufacturing, Inc.

Phone: 1-908-852-3125     Email: rrom@sspseals.com

TECHNICAL DATA SHEET for 15 Graphite - Physical Forms

MECHANICAL PROPERTIES TEST METHOD UNIT GRADE-LF GRADE-HDFF GRADE-E
Specific Gravity ASTM D 4894 ~ 2.16 ± 0.02 2.16 ± 0.02 2.16 ± 0.02
Tensile Strength* ASTM D 4894 Mpa 23 18 16
Elongation* ASTM D 4894 % 250 180 140
Bulk Density ASTM D 4894 g/l - 700 650
Hardness NEEDLE Shore D 61+/-3 61+/-3 61+/-3
Diametric Shrinkage INTERNAL % 2.5 ± 0.5 2.5 ± 0.5 2.5 ± 0.5
Flow INTERNAL Sec/50 g - 3 4
Average Particle Size Internal μm - 400-600 400-700
* cross direction
Recommended Molding Pressure 30 - 35 Mpa
Max Sintering Temperature 370ºC


Seal Offerings by SSP

We can provide the following types of seals made from 15% glass filled PTFE:

To know more about glass filled PTFE 15% seals, and other industrial seals provided by us, please contact us at the earliest.

This material is FDA Approved (FDA CFR 21-177.2600 Compliant)
FDA Approved Seals & Gaskets