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LUMIFLON

AGC Chemicals Americas to Highlight Notable LUMIFLON-based Coatings Applications at American Coatings Show EXTON, Pa., – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. will feature LUMIFLON® fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE) resins for industrial and architectural applications at the 2016 American Coatings Show. Topcoats formulated with LUMIFLON resins are ultra-weatherable, offering outstanding gloss and color...

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ETFE Adhesive chemically bonds to engineered plastics.

Able to bond to dissimilar materials, such as polyamides, polyethylenes, and metals, Fluon® ETFE LH-8000 is suited for producing multilayer structures in one-step process without surface treatment. Chemical-resistant product has ultra-low melting point of 180–190°C, and offers wide processing temperature range between melting point and onset of degradation (350°C). Typical applications...

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FEP Foam Concentrates optimize LAN and coaxial cables.

FEP Foam Concentrates optimize LAN and coaxial cables.

When coated with insulation produced from Fluon® Fluorinated Ethylene Propylene Foam Concentrates, cables demonstrate optimized high-speed data transmission with minimal distortion and signal loss. Higher flow concentrates are suited for thin wall applications in LAN cables, while lower flow foam concentrates are used for thicker coaxial cable wall constructions. Supplied in cylindrical...

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Fluoropolymers Enable Critical Components of Chemical Processing Plants Withstand the Harshest Conditions
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Fluoropolymers Enable Critical Components of Chemical Processing Plants Withstand the Harshest Conditions

AGC to feature fluorochemical solutions at 2015 Chem Show Booth #327 EXTON, Pa. – Fluoropolymer resins, compounds and fluoroelastomers from AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. are ideal for protecting components and equipment used to keep chemical processing plants running efficiently. AFLAS®  Fluoroelastomers Alternating copolymers of tetrafluoroethylene and propylene, AFLAS imparts unique...

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New AFLAS

For years our AFLAS® TFE/P Copolymers have been the materials of choice for equipment components used in oilfield and industrial processing for their robust high temperature and chemical resistance. To meet the demands of increasingly aggressive sealing applications, we now offer a new series of FFKMs that remain thermally stable to 250 °C and 270 °C -- AFLAS® PM-1100 and AFLAS® PM-3000....

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Fluon ETFE Compounds enhance part and component performance.

Fluon® ETFE compounds, reinforced with conductive, strengthening, and reinforcing fillers, extend fluoropolymer properties of chemical resistance, durability, and lubricity. Reinforced Fluon ETFE compound improves temperature and chemical resistance for cables in continuous insertion/extraction operations. Product also dissipates electrical charges to optimize flexibility and reduce cracking....

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Adhesive Perfluoro Resins allow one-step processing.

Used to provide enhanced electrical characteristics in addition to heat and chemical resistance, Fluon PFA EA-2000 features built-in adhesive that enables one-step processing with other polymers and metals. Adhesive also eliminates need for surface treatment or separate adhesive layer. Areas of use include PCBs, interposers, steel plate laminates, heat-resistant insulating tape, and...

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AGC Chemicals to Present New Fluoropolymer Technology for Cables at IWCS 2015

AGC Chemicals to Present New Fluoropolymer Technology for Cables at IWCS 2015

EXTON, Pa. – AGC Chemicals Americas’ technical service engineer Katie Sprick will present “Reinforced Fluoropolymer Compounds Optimized for Harsh Conditions” at the IWCS International Cable & Connectivity Symposium on October 6 and 7. She will introduce Fluon® ETFE C88AXMP-HT, an ultra heat-resistant grade that maintains performance characteristics at temperatures up to 200 °C when used...

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AGC to Present the Advantages of Using FEVE-Based Powder Coatings for Architectural Applications

EXTON, Pa. – Kristen Blankenship, technical service chemist at AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., will present the latest advancements of fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE)-based powder coatings for architectural applications at the 2015 Powder Coatings Symposium on October 14 at 9:40 a.m. Blankenship will discuss the chemistry, exceptional weatherability and environmental benefits of FEVE...

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Heat-Resistant ETFE Grade insulates wire and cable.

Heat-Resistant ETFE Grade insulates wire and cable.

Designed to maintain performance characteristics at temperatures up to 200°C, Fluon® ETFE C88AXMP-HT is suited for industrial and automotive wire and cable insulation, as well as under-floor heating cables. One grade supports all wire size cross sections from 0.3–10 mm². Offering crack and abrasion resistance as well as optimized mechanical strength, product is tested to German automotive...

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