Fluorofab® Fabrics

PTFE Group offers a vast array of PTFE woven fabrics. Available in mil thickness from 3 mil to 38 mil. Widths up to 200" .

Fluorofab DXL™ Fabrics are specially engineered to provide excellent abrasion resistance. 

Our Fluorofab® Fabrics have a woven fiberglass cloth substrate which has been coated with PTFE. In addition to providing the properties of excellent release, abrasion resistance, low friction and chemical resistance, these fabrics are dimensionally stable from -100°F to +550°F. 

Because of their non-toxic, odorless and tasteless qualities they have been approved by the FDA for food processing, packaging and handling.

Features

  • Excellent release properties, low surface friction 
  • High chemical and abrasion resistance 
  • Dimensionally stable from -100°F to +550°F 
  • FDA-compliant for food processing, packaging and handling 

Applications

  •  Electrical harness assembly 
  • Reusable laminating press release sheets 
  • Tray lining for non-stick baking and drying 
  • Blister pack die covers 
  • Covering the sealing surface on polyethylene bag-making equipment
  • Gaskets/seals/diaphragms 

Fluorofab DXL™ Fabrics

 The DXL coating utilized in our DXL™ Fabrics is engineered to provide excellent abrasion resistance while maintaining the existing properties of our PTFE-coated Fabrics. 

DXL products show their true value by extending the life of our product, and decreasing downtime. Customers using our DSL products are seeing significant increases in product life compared to competitive premium products. 

Our DXL™ Fabrics are PTFE-coated fiberglass cloth composistes. The DXL line is a non-metallic product. Our product utilizes surface coatings that provide for a harder surface as well as more abrasion resistance. 

The DXL™ Fabrics meet the FDA requirements of 21 CFR 177.1550 and as such are acceptable by the USDA. DXL™ Fabrics are alsp approved by the Canadian Department of Agriculture. 

Features

  •  Excellent release properties 
  • High chemical and abrasion resistance 
  • High temperature resistance up to 550°F 
  • Crack-free surface 
  • High operating temperature adhesive, maximum 500°F 
  • Die cut parts available 

Applications

  •  Heat sealing plastic film 
  • Roll covering 
  • Carpet cushion manufacturing 
  • Plastic bag manufacturing 
  • Window manufacturing 
  • Food belts 
  • Cooking tray liners 

Specifications

Code #

Maximum Width (Inches)

Nominal Thickness (Mil)

Nominal Weight (oz./sq. yd.)

Breaking Strength (lbs./in. in width)

Warp

Fill

Premium Grade

100-3 PR

50

3

4.3

70

50

100-6 PR

60

6

9.1

120

120

100-10 PR

60

10

15.2

240

190

100-10 PR 128

89

10

15.2

240

190

100-14 PR

89

14

21.6

425

270

100-27 SP50 PR

89

27

37.5

450

390

100-38

89

38

50.0

800

742

Standard Grade

100-3

50

3

4.0

70

50

100-5

60

5

7.6

120

120

100-6

60

6

8.8

120

120

100-8

60

8

12.3

240

190

100-8 SW

41

8

9.8

240

190

100-10

89

10

14.4

240

190

100-10 SW

40

9

9.8

240

190

100-14

89

14

17.0

425

270

100-20

36

20

20.8

600

400

100-22

60

22

20.8

600

400

100-27

89

27

31.2

450

390

100-27 SP50

89

27

31.4

450

390

Fluorofab DXL™

DXL 4

36

4

5.6

70

50

DXL 5

60

5

7.6

120

120

DXL 5 TR

60

5

7.6

120

120

DXL 6

60

6

8.8

120

120

DXL 10

50

10

15.4

240

190

DXL 12

50

12

18.0

240

190

SP 85-5

36

5

7.6

120

120

SP 86-6

36

5

7.6

120

120

Mechanical Grade

100-3

50

3

3.2

70

50

100-5

60

5

6.0

120

120

Porous Grade

100-3

50

3

1.8

70

50

100-5

60

5

3.2

120

120

100-10

60

8

7.0

240

190

100-14

89

12

10.2

425

270

100-32

60

32

30.5

800

740

Tear-Resistant Grade

100-3 TR

36

3

4.1

70

50

100-4 TR

36

4

5.8

155

75

100-5 TR

60

5

7.5

120

120

100-6 TR

60

6

8.8

120

120

100-10 TR

40

10

14.4

240

190

Enhanced Grade

100-3 SP40

36

4

5.0

70

50

100-5 SP05

36

5

4.5

120

120

100-10 SP10

50

10

14.4

240

190

Black

100-3

50

3

4.0

70

50

100-5

60

5

7.6

120

120

100-6

60

6

8.8

120

120

100-10

60

10

14.4

240

190

100-14

44

14

18.0

425

270

Antistatic Black

100-3 SP30

36

3

4.0

70

50

100-5 SP30

36

5

7.6

120

120

100-10 SP30

89

10

14.4

240

190

100-14 SP30

89

14

20.6

425

270

All Premium and Standard fabrics are avaiable etched one or both sides

Open Mesh

30-89 Brown

176

35

13.3

235

290

30-89 Black

176

35

13.3

235

290

30-89 K

197

35

8.5

445

420

30-90 Brown

80

25

15.5

280

250

30-90 KG

-

42

14.0

358

172

30-95 K

60

40

14.0

498

322