High-Performance Thermoplastic Tubing and Elastomeric Hose
DuPont materials are durable, flexible and resistant to heat and chemicals for demanding hose and tubing uses.
DuPont materials are used in thermoplastic tubing and elastomeric hose for a wide range of automotive, oil and gas and industrial applications.
DuPont recently introduced new technology to enhance flexibility, stress crack resistance and chemical resistance, with long chain polyamides suitable for auto and industrial applications.
This new technology can help support next-generation performance demands for the automotive industry:
- Higher-temperature solutions.
- Improved functional integration.
- Weight savings.
- Enhanced chemical resistance.
- Lower-cost system solutions.
- Renewably Sourced Polymers.
Hose and Tube Applications
- Air brake hose and tubing
- Automotive fuel and vapor lines
- Flexible coolant and degassing pipes
- Vacuum and servo brake hoses
- Air conditioning hoses
- Transmission oil cooler hoses
- SCR tubing
- Pneumatic tubing
INFORMATION & IDEAS
DuPont offers a wide range of heat resistant plastics to replace metal, ceramics and other polymers in uses from automotive engines to oil and gas production.
Viton® performance information for the standard and specialty types of Viton®, which differ in their end-use performance abilities.
DuPont has been working on PA12 alternatives and has established global development and supply teams to work with customers to quickly qualify alternative materials for use in many automotive and industrial components.
DuPont offers a range of materials designed to resist high temperatures and aggressive fuels in automotive fuel hoses.