Virgin PTFE

The most common form of PTFE, it is used in a multitude of applications including gaskets, seals, valve seats, mechanical seals, bearing pads and vee rings.
Advantages of this material are its excellent electrical and dielectric properties and high thermal stability.


  • Chemically inert
  • Continuous service temperature of -270 deg C to 260 deg C
  • Poor wear resistance
  • Poor mechanical strength
  • Has EU and FDA approval for food use
  • Easily machined
  • Low coefficient of friction