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Fluorosint® 207 FDA-Compliant
Mica-Filled PTFE Specifications

904 West 6th Street, Shiner, Texas 77984 USA
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GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Fluorosint ® is a proprietary mixture in which synthetically manufactured mica is chemically linked to PolyTetraFluoroEthylene (PTFE). This bonding results in properties not normally attainable in reinforced PTFE. Fluorosint ® grades offer an excellent combination of low frictional properties and dimensional stability. Fluorosint ® is produced only by Quadrant DSM Engineering Plastic Products.

Fluorosint MT-01 Material (c) Boedeker Plastics 2009 FLUOROSINT ® 207
Lowest Coefficient of Friction of Fluorosint Grades

FDA-compliant Fluorosint ® 207 Enhanced PTFE is a significant performance upgrade for any designer using PTFE for applications where temperature resistance, chemical resistance and FDA compliance are all important. Fluorosint 207 lasts far longer than unfilled PTFE in wear applications and has an extremely low coefficient of friction. Fluorosint 207 works well against most mating surfaces.

COMMON APPLICATIONS
OTHER FLUOROSINT GRADES
Fluorosint 500 | Fluorosint 207 | Fluorosint HPV | Fluorosint MT-01

( see also Standard PTFE | Semitron ESd 500 Static-Dissipative PTFE | Rulon Filled PTFE Specifications)

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TYPICAL PROPERTIES of FLUOROSINT® 207 FDA-COMPLIANT MICA-FILLED PTFE

ASTM or UL test Property Fluorosint 207 (FDA)
PHYSICAL
D792 Density (lb/in³)
(g/cm³)
0.083
2.30
D570 Water Absorption, 24 hrs (%) 0.03
D570 Water Absorption, Saturation (%) 0.20
MECHANICAL
D638 Tensile Strength (psi) 1,500
D638 Tensile Modulus (psi) 250,000
D638 Tensile Elongation at Break (%) 50
D790 Flexural Strength (psi) 2,000
D790 Flexural Modulus (psi) 350,000
D732 Shear Strength (psi) 1,700
D695 Compressive Strength (psi) 3,800
D695 Compressive Modulus (psi) 225,000
- Deformation Under Load (% @ 2000psi @ 122°F) 1.1
D785 Hardness, Rockwell R R50
D2240 Hardness, Shore D D65
D256, Type "A" IZOD Notched Impact (ft-lb/in) 1.0
QTM55007 Coefficient of Friction (dry vs steel dynamic) 0.1
QTM55007 Limiting PV (4:1 safety factor) 8,000
QTM55007 Wear Factor "k" x 10-10 30
THERMAL
E-831 (TMA) Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion
(x 10-5 in./in./°F)
5.7
D648 Heat Deflection Temp (°F / °C)
at 264 psi

210 / 99
D3418 Melting Temp (°F / °C) 621 / 327
- Max Continuous Service Temp (°F / °C) 500 / 260
F433 Thermal Conductivity
(BTU-in/ft²-hr-°F)
(x 10-4 cal/cm-sec-°C)

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UL94 Flammability Rating V-0
ELECTRICAL
D149 Dielectric Strength (V/mil) short time, 1/8" thick 200
D150 Dielectric Constant at 1 MHz 2.65
D150 Dissipation Factor at 1 MHz 0.008
EOS/ESD S 11.11 Surface Resistivity (ohms per square) > 1012

NOTE: The information contained herein are typical values intended for reference and comparison purposes only. They should NOT be used as a basis for design specifications or quality control. Contact us for manufacturers' complete material property datasheets.
All values at 73°F (23°C) unless otherwise noted.
FLUOROSINT is a registered trademark Quadrant Engineering Plastic Products.
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