Has a service rating to 1000° F (538° C). No environmental hazards (non-asbestos).
Flexible for easy installation around corners and is bondable to most materials.
Excellent thermal endurance and chemical resistance (pH range 4-9). Resists most acids and alkalis*.
Will not absorb water or attract mold/mildew.
With Fil-Tec's graphite coating our high temperature rope is even more durable for long life under abrasive conditions.
For extreme abrasion resistance, try Fil-Tec fiberglass rope with our stainless steel mesh jacket.
PTFE impregnation provides the best in chemical and abrasion resistance at high temperatures.
Exhibits minimal fraying or unraveling when cut, making clean tight seals and installation easy.
Can be used for a wide variety of gasket applications.
It is widely used as a sealing material in the boiler and furnace industries.
The preferred choice for use as crucible lid and pot seals in the aluminum casting industry.
Features & Benefits
- Environmentally friendly
- Highly flexible and compressible
- Available in four density levels
- Available in diameters from 1/8" to 2.25
- Graphite coating
- Heat treated
- Pressure sensitive adhesive
- Wire jacket
- Wire mesh core
- PTFE Impregnation
- Vermiculite coating (remains stable to temperatures of 1,500°F (800°c))