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KWO® Universal F premium

ePTFE joint sealant tape for food and pharma

 

KWO® Universal F Premium is a joint sealant tape made from 100% pure, monoaxially expanded PTFE and is also suitable for use in the food and pharmaceutical industries due to its approvals.

The exceptional malleability of the ePTFE joint sealant tape can compensate for out-of-parallel or damaged sealing surfaces and allows use with stress sensitive connections and applications where only a limited flange load is available.

KWO® Universal F Premium is the universal sealing solution on a roll, which can instantly be formed in place to fit any shape, regardless of flange size or complexity.

 

 

 

 

  • adapts well to sealing surfaces
  • compensates irregularities
  • simple and fast installation
  • reduced down time, cost effective seal
  • harmless in contact with food
  • excellent chemical resistance
  • UV resistant, non-ageing
  • nontoxic, biologically inert

 

  • flange connections, tank sealings
  • heat exchangers, apparatus constructions
  • flue gas plants
  • glass-lined flanges, reactors
  • machine housings, pumps
  • pharmaceutical- and food processing equipment
  • BAM - suitable for use with oxygen
  • TA Luft regulation and blow out safety acc. to VDI 2200
  • specific values according to DIN EN 13555
  • certified by DVGW
  • FDA 21 CFR 177.1550 compliant
  • EC 1935/2004 - suitable for food applications
  • certified and monitored by TÜV

Technical Data

MATERIAL100% expanded PTFE (ePTFE) - self-adhesive
CHEMICAL RESISTANCEin the entire pH range (pH 0-14, except molten alkali metals and elemental fluorine)
TEMPERATURE RANGE-268°C (-450°F) up to +270°C (+518°F), short-term +315°C (+600°F); recommended temperature range: from -160°C (-256°F) to +150°C (+302°F)*
PRESSURE RESISTANCEvacuum up to 200bar (3000psi) depending on the installation situation*
PHYSIOLOGICALLY INERTphysiologically harmless in all recommended applications
DENSITY0,65 g/cm³ ± 0,10 g/cm³

*Note: Temperature and pressure guides cannot necessarily be used simultaneously.