Custom Gaskets is proud to work with the Inertex line of expanded PTFE gasketing products.
Inertex expanded PTFE gasket products are the new sealing standard for minimizing leakage and fugitive emissions. Inertex materials provide the tightest seal possible and are suitable for FDA and high-purity applications. The Inertex family of products are manufactured in ISO-9001 2000 certified facilities, are approved by Underwriters Laboratories (UL), and are ABS listed. All Inertex Products are made from 100% DuPont Resins.
Today's processing plants are dynamic and require constant updating of products in order to provide them with effective, safe and dependable gasketing for the prevention of leakage of toxic chemicals and gases within the plant environments. Stringent new EPA regulations demand the least amount of leakage and emissions possible. In recent testing utilizing newly established test methods soon to become industry standards through ASTM and ASME, INERTEX® products were found to be the tightest gasket materials tested amongst 27 of the most popular expanded ptfe based gasketing products in the market
. Today, INERTEX®
has become the one material to provide the most complete, leak-free, and dependable sealing system available to control fugitive flange emissions in the gasketed joints.
|• 100% expanded virgin PTFE
||• Pressure range, full vacuum to 3,000psi
||• Low coefficient of friction (.02 like wet ice)|
|• Temperature range, -450°F to +600°F
||•Extremely soft, excellent conformability
||•FDA suitable (FDA 21 CRF 177.1550)|
|• pH range from 0 to 14
||• Little creep or cold flow
||• No aging or hardening in service|