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@chintha • 20 Apr, 2012
dear friends anybody can explain what's these two polymer material differences
@Ramani Aswath • 21 Apr, 2012 Nylon is the workhorse of engineering polymers. It is what are clalled polyamide class of polymers.
Teflon is the trade name of Dupont for its group of poly tetra fluro ethylene polymers. PTFE has outstanding chemical, electrical and non stick propertires.
They are two very different thermoplastics with differing end uses.
@Karshil Sheth • 26 Jan, 2020

Nylon is a polyamide and Teflon is a fluoro polymer. Both of them possess a high molecular weight and they are thermoplastics. Teflon is a water phobic, chemically less reactive material with a high electric conductivity, and a very low coefficient of friction. 

This is the information I have read and it might be different as well. I


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