Graphite SWG Filler Tape or ribbon is precisely slit narrow flexible graphite strips from high purity industrial grade graphite foil, 99% graphite carbon, no filler, no binder material. This tape is flat without corrugation or texture. Supplied in flat pancake shaped coils. It is commonly used as filler material for Spiral Wound Gasket(SWG), and many other high temperature, thermal conductive applications.
Main Characteristics and Properties
Carbon Content: 99%
Density: 62.4 lb/ft3
Working Temperature Range:
Oxidizing Atmosphere, such as air: -400°F to 950°F(-240°C to 510°C)
Mild Oxidizing Atmosphere of most gasket applications: -400°F to 1500° F(-240°C to 850° C)
Non-Oxidizing Atmosphere: -400°F to 5400°F (-240°C to 3000°C)
Parallel to Sheet Surface: 960 BTU-in/ft2.h.F (140 W/m.K)
Through Thickness: 36 BTU.in/ ft2.h.F (5W/m.K)
Commonly used as filler tape for Spiral Wound Gasket(SWG). It can also be used as other high-temp chemical resistant protective sealing tape.
Product Sizes and Options
Available in all custom slit sizes.
Commonly Used Thickness: .015″, .020″, .030″
Width: .170″ – .500″