RS PRO White PTFE Tape 12mm x 12m x 0.075mm
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RS Pro PTFE Thread Seal Tape
The RS Pro PTFE thread seal tape is also called plumbers tape or thread seal tape and is used for sealing your threaded pipe joints. The tape is sold cut to specific widths and wound on a spool which makes it easy to wind around your pipe threads.
Features and Benefits
Chemically inert material meaning it does not react with other elements
Suitable for aggressive environments where acids, gases and solvents are present
Prevents fluid/pressure loss when used correctly
Does not harden
Easy to wind around pipes
Made from PTFE gives good performance at installation
Has a cover to protect the tape when it is not being used
Where would you use RS Pro PTFE tape?
The RS Pro PTFE tape can be used when fitting compression joints and is widely used by plumbers and DIY enthusiasts on radiator valves and taps.
How much PTFE tape to use
To create a good seal wrap the tape around the components several times to create a better seal.
How to use RS Pro PTFE Tape
Always clean the thread pipes before beginning to apply your tape
Wrap the tape in the direction of the threaded spiral of the male thread, always beginning with the first thread. Wrapping the wrong way may result in it coming unwound as you tighten the fitting. Do not overhang the tape
Keep the edge of the tape parallel to the face of the fitting and wrap all the threads
When you have wrapped enough tape around, cut or tear of the excess
Press firmly to ensure the tape lies flat
Tighten the male end connection into the female end connection
|Minimum Operating Temperature||-200°C|
|Maximum Operating Temperature||+260°C|