PTFE seals

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (Kontich, Belgium) is producing OmniLip XT and OmniSeal XT high-performance PTFE seals. Made from Fluoroloy PTFE compounds and stainless steel spring and case material, the seals reportedly reduce friction over elastomer seals, provide long life and are chemically resistant. The seals

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (Kontich, Belgium) is producing OmniLip XT and OmniSeal XT high-performance PTFE seals. Made from Fluoroloy PTFE compounds and stainless steel spring and case material, the seals reportedly reduce friction over elastomer seals, provide long life and are chemically resistant. The seals are available in sizes ranging from 12 mm to 65 mm (0.47 inch to 2.56 inches), can handle temperatures up to 200°C/392°F, surface speeds as high as +20 m/s (65.6 ft/sec) and pressures as great as 200 KPa/29 psi (for OmniLip XT) and 55 Mpa/7,977 psi (for OmniSeal XT).