Teflon


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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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16]N nuclei in Teflon cylinders of different thicknesses.
17) During surgery we decided to remove the left ureteral Teflon containing orifice.
We have found Teflon PFA 350T-J to be the most reliable consistent material for this process, having great thermal stability, resistance to stress cracking and a generally very forgiving character in use.
Todos esos usos del teflon no se generalizaron sino hasta despues de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, en 1946.
In each experiment, three Teflon membranes having the same pore size were immersed into an aqueous ethanol solution containing the proposed monomers at the required concentrations and then irradiated at 40 kGy using Cesium 137 as a a-ray source in an irradiation cell, 1000 Elyte (Nordion International Inc.
Surgeon Joseph Marzouk has already applied Teflon in other surgeries with great results.
For the azimuth bearing, try adding a shimmed ring of Teflon around the rocker box's pivot bolt to offload some of the weight pressing on the main Teflon pads.
For more than 25 years, Teflon was the most commonly used material for injection laryngoplasty.
These awards are named after DuPont scientist Roy Plunkett who discovered polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE), later branded DuPont Teflon, in 1938.
This includes brushed rib v-neck jumpers in a selection of colours as well as pique polos, shorts, blouses and Teflon skirts and trousers.
Her 1984 description of Ronald Reagan as "the Teflon President" became instant vernacular, attaching itself to everyone from "Teflon Tony" Blair to "Teflon Don" John Gotti.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reduce the use of perfluorooctanoic acid, or PFOA, in the production of its trademark Teflon non-stick product, the DuPont Company recently announced that it would phase out its production and use of the chemical altogether by 2015 (see "Don't Pan-ic
That's because the Teflon coating, which is now available as a factory-installed option on the 3000 and 4000 Series slicers, creates a surface that's durable, stain-resistant, and nonstick, allowing the slicer to glide through tough, sticky cheese products, according to Globe.
A line of Teflon hose and couplings is designed for rugged, high heat installations.
Delrin 100TL combines outstanding impact strength and elongation with very low wear and friction, the company says; it contains DuPont Teflon PTFE micropowder.