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It is commonly used commercially in applications including pressurised water systems, central heating systems, and air compression equipment.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eThread Seal Tape Uses\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThread tape is appropriate for use on tapered threads, where the sealing force is a wedge action. Parallel threads may not seal effectively with or without tape, as they are intended to be sealed by a gasket.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThread sealing tape is almost entirely applied by hand, although at least one machine is available for production wrapping of fittings.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eThread Seal Tape Hazards\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eOveruse or misapplication of thread tape may be a hazard. Excess application of PTFE tape can prevent mating threads from fully engaging, reducing the shear point of the threads. Combining thread-seal tape with a pipe dope compound can also overload threads. Also, internal overhangs of loose material may constrict a joint or slough off and form a foreign body that could jam a valve seat. Therefore, use of PTFE tape as a thread sealant is generally not considered appropriate in fluid power (hydraulic) systems.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e"}
GO Thread Seal Tape Range (White, Yellow and Pink Tape Options)

GO Thread Seal Tape Range (White, Yellow and Pink Tape Options)

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GO Thread Seal Tape Range (White, Yellow and Pink Tape Options) Choice of: White - 12mm Wide x 10m Roll - General Pink - 12mm Wide x 10m Roll - Hydrocarbons Yellow - 12mm Wide x 10m Roll - for use with Natural Gas Thread seal tape (also known as PTFE tape or plumber's tape) is a polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) film for use in sealing pipe th...

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