Product News: Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment
PVDF Tubing resists permeation and abrasion.
Press Release Summary:
January 14, 2013 - Featuring Shore D hardness of D75-D85, PVDF Tubing comes in FlexÂ® and SuperFlexÂ® designs for critical applications where abrasion and/or permeation is problematic. PVDF is suitable for applications requiring high purity, strength, and resistance to solvents.Â Material also has 94-VO rating, so itÂ resists combustion and does not promote flame spread. Available in sizes from 1/8–1 in. OD, SuperFlex design offers 10x flexibility of standard Flex tubing.
Original Press Release
Parker PVDF Tubing Resists Permeation and Abrasion
Press release date: January 11, 2012
Because of the low permeability and the increased durometer, PVDF is often used in applications requiring the highest purity, strength and resistance to solvents. It is also very flexible and has a 94-VO rating, hence it does not promote flame spread and resists combustion.
The PVDF SuperFlex design offer 10x the flexibility of the standard Flex tubing. Standard product sizes range from 1/8” up to 1” O.D. and are available from the Parflex Division’s Texloc product line.
With annual sales exceeding $13 billion in fiscal year 2012, Parker Hannifin is the world’s leading diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company employs approximately 60,000 people in 48 countries around the world. Parker has increased its annual dividends paid to shareholders for 56 consecutive fiscal years, among the top five longest-running dividend-increase records in the S&P 500 index. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.parker.com, or its investor information website at www.phstock.com.
Samples are available upon request. For more information contact:
Janine Kruit, Marketing
Parflex Division / TexLoc
Parker Hannifin Corporation
4700 Lone Star Blvd.
Ft. Worth, Texas 76106
Fax (800) 438-9562