Dupont Vespel for chemical factories

Dupont™ Vespel® for chemical factories

Vespel® CR-6100 is an ideal material for a wide range of chemical manufacturing technologies. The material is made from carbon fibers and Teflon® PFA resin, making it chemically resistant to nearly all of the chemicals commonly used in industry.

Applications:

  • Centrifugal pump wear rings
  • Vertical pump shaft bearings
  • Centrifugal pump throttle bushings
  • Centrifugal pump throat bushings
  • Agitator bearings
  • Centrifugal compressor labyrinth seals

Service Examples:

  • Ethylene oxide/propylene oxide
  • Phenol
  • Chlorine
  • Acids: hydrofluoric, sulfuric, acetic, nitric, phosphoric, and others
  • Utilities: boiler feed water, condensate, cooling water, waste water

If you are working to improve your machinery reliability, contact us today to discuss whether or not Vespel® CR-6100 is a good choice for your application.