Fluoropolymer or PTFE is a commonly used material in filament-based 3D printers. This compound helps protect and insulate any wires in printed products. Its resistance to bonding with other materials makes it sought after for chemical manufacturing in a wide range of industries. The non-stick and friction-reducing properties make it optimal for withstanding a reaction…Read more
Why The Global Market for Heat-Shrink Tubing Continues to Climb
The global market for heat shrink tubing has seen incredible growth in recent years and it is showing absolutely no signs of slowing down. As of 2020, heat shrinking tubing was estimated to be a $1.8 billion dollar industry. The latest projections believe that the market will grow to more than $2.6 billion by 2027.…Read more
The Engineering Behind Shell and Tube Heat Exchangers and Their Benefits
Shell and tube heat exchangers are used for the flow of in-line heating and cooling. The innovative design allows the movement of fluids through the tubes and exterior shell delivering changeability. The movement of fluid can be run in a counterflow, cross flow, or parallel mode. The flow of the fluids can not be reversed,…Read more
Fluoropolymers Offer Reliable Solutions as Aerospace Sector Sets Sights on Mars
Missions to Mars will require aerospace-specific products from Fluorotherm as a crucial part of the process.