Engineering a Composite Seal for a Pharmaceutical Company

We were given the opportunity to manufacture and develop a PTFE and elastomeric seal for a pharmaceutical powder processing application. The seal it self was to be made from PTFE, which would then have a FDA compliant silicone rubber seal moulded onto it.


Custom Machining to Customer’s Drawings: Case Study

Demands from the process industry in sectors such as waste water treatment, dry bulk goods handling and storage, food processing, mining and chemical processing mean there are ever-increasing demands placed on the quality and reliability and flexibility of process instrumentation.


9 Ways Life Would Be Different Without Non-Stick Coatings

Non-stick coatings are all around you, helping you do many of day-to-day things we all take for granted. In this article we’ll take a look at how your daily life could be very different if non-stick coatings had never been discovered by...


Coatings SOS

Not all coating applications are carried out the same way. If you're experiencing problems with your coatings and need a solution quickly, call our emergency hotline below.


PTFE Coating Problems Part 1

As an engineer, you want a PTFE coating supplier you can trust to deliver quality coatings with a quick turnaround. Not all coating application companies are the same. If your supplier isn’t cutting the mustard, it will lead to some or all...


PTFE Coating Problems Part 2

In this second part of our look at common PTFE coating problems, we’re going to explore another six issues that cause difficulties for engineers like you. Poor product quality and an increase in customer complaints Frequently occurring coating problems such as blisters...


Chemical Resistant Coatings for Laboratory Equipment

AFT Fluorotec can offer a range of chemical resistant coatings for laboratory equipment. Application of a chemical resistant coating to a machined aluminium component will offer chemical resistance to laboratory chemicals used in pharmaceutical and research applications. The PTFE coating offers chemical...


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