Kapton HN is a very high quality film with outstanding temperature resistance and electrical insulation performance. Manufactured by DuPont™, Kapton® HN is perhaps the most popular of the various grades of Kapton® film as it offers an excellent balance of high performance in a number of key areas; not least of which is affordability.
Kapton® HN is a tough, aromatic polyimide film which has been successfully used in applications where temperatures are as low as -269ºC or as high as 400ºC. Kapton® HN film can be laminated, metalized, punched, formed or adhesive coated and is available in a number of different thicknesses, shapes and sizes.
This high voltage electrical insulation material meets the requirements of ASTM D-5213 (type 1, item A) and MIL-P-46112 B as well as a number of other globally recognised standards.
Due to its unparalleled combination of electrical, mechanical, chemical and thermal performance; Kapton® HN is used in a wide variety of different applications. Some of these include:
- Mechanical Parts
- Electronic Parts
- Electrical Insulation Applications (including motor repair, transformer repair and more)
- Pressure sensitive tapes
- Fibre Optics Cable
- Insulation Blankets
- Insulation Tubing
- Automotive Diaphragms, Sensors and Manifolds
As official distributing agents for DuPont; AG is able to offer the full range of Kapton® HN sizes and forms.
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Available Forms & Customisation Options
Kapton® HN is available by the roll, metre or in slit tape or cut component form from Associated Gaskets. Roll length varies by thicknesses.
We’re pleased to offer a full conversion service for our Kapton® HN. Our in-house slitting, knife cutting, sewing, kiss cutting, die cutting and water cutting facilities allow us to offer slit Kapton® HN tape or precision cut Kapton® HN components in whatever size you require.
For more information on the variety of options available, other grades of DuPont™ Kapton® also available from AG, or to discuss Kapton® HN’s suitability for your application, please don’t hesitate to contact your local Associated Gaskets branch.
Kapton®is a registered trademark of DuPont™.