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Table 2 Material selection with thermal expansion coefficient (from [9,10,11],) the onset temperature and diameter in the joining device

From: A new joining-device for manufacturing tubular butt joints with higher curing temperatures of film adhesives

Material Thermal coefficient of expansion (1/K) Temperature of onset (°C) Diameter at 23 °C (mm)
Stainless steel 16 ∙ 10−6 54
PTFE 130 ∙ 10−6 120 53.41
Silicone 260 ∙ 10−6 90 53.13