Extrudable PTFE

Northwire enhanced PTFE with advanced material processing

Unlike traditional, ram extruded PTFE, Northwire extrudable PTFE is well suited for high-volume production:

  • Will not suffer from length restrictions
  • Features the thinnest wall on the market
  • Offers a cost savings over original processing technology
Compare extrudable PTFE to fluoropolymers

Download this data sheet and see how Northwire extrudable PTFE compares to commonly used fluoropolymers.

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Northwire's PTFE can be extruded with a thinner wall compared to other conductor materials
Extrudable PTFE is a great option for medical, military, aerospace, and industrial automation applications.
  • Clean room compatible
  • Withstands steam, H2O2, and ETO sterilization
  • Excellent resistance to hospital-grade chemicals and solvents
  • High-dielectric strength makes it possible to extrude a thin wall
  • No shrink back during high-temperature soldering
  • Low cold flow of 2.5% with minimal deformation at sub-zero temperatures

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Contact a Northwire Cable Specialist to learn more about extrudable PTFE