DESCRIPTION

RGS1 is a high purity graphite laminate which is reinforced with a nickel foil. It’s colour is a silver/grey finish. 98% pure graphite foil and 13 micron pure nickel foil.

SERVICE

General service material and steam sealing, for use with most chemicals (not strong oxidisers) and extremely easy to cut.

Max recommended temperature : OPERATING 370°C
Max recommended temperature : OPERATING STEAM 200°C
Max recommended pressure : 80 BAR .

These temperature and pressure guides cannot necessarily be used simultaneously and may not apply to all thicknesses.

APPROVALS/COMPLIANCE

ASME B16.5 up to and including 600
PN pressure rating up to and including PN100

RGS1 – GRAPHITE NICKEL SHIM

Thickness 1.5mm
Density 1gcm³
Compression ASTM F36A 45%
Recovery ASTM F36A 45%
Residual Stress BS7531 39MPa
Tensile Strength ASTM F152 7MPa
Leachable Chloride Ion Content <50ppm
Leachable Fluoride Ion Content <50ppm