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...


16 Gauge Shotgun Restoration

In one of our more unusual and bespoke projects, we have been helping a customer restore an 1899 Belgian made 16 gauge side-by-side hammer shotgun with under-lever Lefaucheux action.


Coating Refurbishment Rapid Response Service

Fast turnaround to keep your production running Over the past few weeks AFT Fluorotec Coatings has responded to a number of maintenance breakdowns for plant and machinery in a number of different industries. Our ability to provide a fast, flexible service minimises...


How We're Making 3D Printers Safer

Learn more about how we helped the leading manufacturer of 3D printing machines to make their printers safe to operate on office desks.


Engineers How PEEK Coatings Can Make Your Life Easier

PEEK coatings such as VICOTE® from VICTREX® have a number of useful properties and applications.


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.


Solving Problems for the Offshore Oil Gas Industries

Teflon® and Xylan® offer many benefits for the offshore oil and gas industries. They are designed to perform a range of functions which include: Resistance to corrosion and chemical attack Reliable torque loading, reduced friction Anti-galling Dry- film lubrication for high pressure/low...


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...