PVDF/Kynar

PVDF - Kynar

Polyvinylidene Fluoride (PVDF) or Kynar® coating is a pure thermoplastic fluoropolymer that is non-reactive and possesses multiple coating benefits. Kynar coating is a chemical resistant, thick film barrier coating primarily used on chemical processing equipment due to it's low weight and low thermal conductivity.

This coating is unaffected by most chemicals and solvents, and has excellent wear and abrasion resistance. PVDF coatings are especially resistant to solvents, acids and heat, and has low density compared to similar fluoropolymers. Kynar PVDF coatings also have a high dielectric strength, excellent resistance to weathering elements in harsh environments. Along with the ability to self extinguish, PVDF generates little smoke in the event of a fire.

Properties
Thickness 0.020" - 0.030"
Use Temperature 500°F max
Chemical Resistance (ASTM D543) Excellent
Abrasion Resistance (ASTM D4060) Excellent
Tensile Strength at Break (ASTM D638) 6,525 PSI
Coefficient of Friction (ASTM D1894) 0.4 Static, 0.3 Dynamic
Dielectric Strength (ASTM D149) 260 Volts per mil
Hardness (ASTM D676) 80 (shore D)

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