Torpack® PTFE-Coated Pump Packing Yarns

The Most Chemically Resistant Fibers for Packing and Sealing

For packing and sealing products, Torpack® PTFE-coated aramid yarns offer superior dependability, versatility and safety. Manufactured under ISO 9001 quality standards, these yarns are engineered to meet the exacting demands of modern industrial applications and extreme environmental conditions.

Torpack® PTFE-coated aramid yarns are designed for abrasive, high-speed, high-temperature fluid-sealing applications. The yarns are also suitable for chemical services.

Para-Aramid Braider-Ready Packing Yarns

  • High tensile strength for abrasive fluid-service applications
  • High temperature capability up to 200°C
    (400°F) under continuous operation
  • Ability to operate at shaft speeds up to 1,900 fpm (feet per minute), or 9.65m/sec.

Meta-Aramid Braider-Ready Packing Yarns

  • High temperature capability up to 200°C
    (400°F) under continuous operation
  • Better thermal conductivity in high-speed uses
  • Suitable for many chemical services (pH 1-13)

Typical Applications

Our braider-ready Torpack® products incorporating aramid are engineered for applications that demand exceptional fiber toughness and high heat resistance.

  • Petrochemical plants
  • Pumps for emergency equipment
  • High-pressure hydro pumps
  • Industrial valves
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