Tubes with an outer diameter as small as 0.15mm are available from Goodfellow in lengths ranging from a fraction of a metre to large production runs. The 0.15mm OD tube is 99.95% gold and has an inner diameter of 0.05mm.
In addition to gold, there are 37 pure metal, alloy, and polymer ultra-thin tubes (OD ≤0.5mm) available from Goodfellow stock, as well as a wide range of tubes in larger diameters and in other materials. Custom fabrication is also often available upon request.
Applications for ultra-thin tubes are many, and often relate to the need for greater miniaturisation, lighter weight or flow restriction. For additional information, visit the comprehensive Goodfellow Online Catalogue (www.goodfellow.com) or contact a Goodfellow materials specialist at +44 1480 424 800 or [email protected].
Goodfellow is a leading supplier of metals, polymers, ceramics and other materials to meet the needs of science and industry worldwide. The company specialises in supplying small quantities (a few grammes to a few kilos) of metals and materials for research, prototype development and specialised manufacturing applications. Standard products can be found online at the comprehensive Goodfellow Catalogue (www.goodfellow.com). In addition, Goodfellow is often able to supply larger quantities of metals and materials or items manufactured to specific requirements. Goodfellow Cambridge Ltd is part of the Goodfellow Group of Companies, which also includes Goodfellow Corporation, Goodfellow SARL, Goodfellow GmbH, and the Goodfellow Shanghai Office.