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The designation Teflon (FEP, fluoroethylene propylene) is a brand name of DuPont for polytetrafluoroethylene


Properties of cable sheathing materials

Properties of cable sheathing materials

Teflon is an insulating material for cables with the DIN/VDE designation 6Y. It is the insulating material with the highest temperature range, which can be between -100°C and +200°C. The permittivity is 2.2. In addition, fluoroethylene propylene has very good properties in terms of resistance to UV light, oil and other liquids. Teflon is not halogen-free but non-flammable. The layability is rated as poor.

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Updated at: 29.10.2011
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