polytetrafluoroethylene

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a trademark for a material used to coat cooking utensils and in industrial applications where sticking is to be avoided

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Specifically, the Allies' ability to capitalize on interwar discoveries in synthetic rubber, polyamide, polyethylene, and polytetraflouroethylene influenced the outcome of World War II by enabling the Allies to shoot, move, and communicate with greater ease, reliability, and lethality than could German and Japanese forces.
Texloc is a maker of industrial convoluted and corrugated tubing, high purity polytetraflouroethylene (PTFE) tubing for general industrial purposes and PTFE capillary tubing for instrumentation and medical devices.
Commonly known today as the "Bal Seal," the canted-coil, spring-energized polytetraflouroethylene (PTFE) seal, and the subsequent engineered applications that derived from the seal and spring technology he developed, provide unique solutions for critical applications in a host of industries where performance is paramount.
The HEX 04 is compatible with a wide range of polymer substrates including Polymethayl Methacrylatl (PMMA), Polycarbonate (PC), Polyether Imide (PEI), Polytetraflouroethylene (PTFE/Teflon) and Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) thus increasing its flexibility in the manufacturing process.