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Larger capacity space for Machined components and Seals

November 2020

Fluorocarbon are pleased to announce, we now have a larger capacity space for Machined components and Seals.

Offering a comprehensive range of high performance plastic machining capabilities ranging from PTFE, PEEK, PFA, FEP and Nylons, to Ferrous and Non-Ferrous metals and other specialist materials. We can provide the flexibility of manufacturing one off development prototype components to volume production batches.


PTFE vs PEEK

November 2020

High-Performance Plastic are distinguished primarily by their temperature stability, but also their mechanical properties.

Often chosen for applications requiring good chemical resistance, performance at high temperatures, low coefficient of friction and high strength they can be found in many demanding applications across a variety of industries such as Oil & Gas, Aerospace, Nuclear and Chemical, but how do you decide which material has the properties required for your specific application?

 


What is a Slide Bearing?

July 2020

A common problem with structures can be that due to a result of thermal, seismic, or differential force, the structure can end up moving. To counter this movement Slide Bearings are introduced into the structure.


Oil & Gas Polymer Engineering Texas 2019

April 2019

Oil & Gas Polymer Engineering Texas 2019, AMI's fifth US conference for oil and gas operators, contractors, equipment manufacturers, researchers and industry suppliers, will take place June 4-5 at the Hilton Houston Post Oak.


Vision Machine Measuring System

March 2019

Our Metrology and Inspection Laboratory in Hertford just got bigger with the addition of a state of the art Vision Machine Measuring System.