Tygon R-3603 Laboratory Tubing Equivalent

Excelon PVC Laboratory & Vacuum Tubing

Thermo focuses on delivering quality products with competitive pricing and a strong focus on customer service. The range of products available from Thermo, manufactured in the U.S., allows the company to pass cost savings on to customers across all product categories, particularly within high demand PVC tubing product lines.

Excelon Laboratory and Vacuum Tubing will be available from stock in the full range of standard sizes as well as in metric and heavy wall specifications for use as vacuum tubing.

Some of its features include :

  • Withstands high heat and pressure, up to 27″ Hg at 140ºF and 29.9″ Hg at room temperature
  • Meets FDA CFR 21, Part 175.300 criteria
  • Well suited for use in paint, pigment and soap dispensing applications
  • Withstands autoclaving and repeated gamma sterilization
  • Batch consistency

With its proprietary formula, Laboratory and Vacuum Tubing gives customers a high quality product they can afford and depend on to meet their liquid and gas transfer requirements. It is a direct equivalent to Tygon R-3603 and will withstand any tests the market might suggest.
Thermo satisfies a diverse range of customer needs by also offering non stock customer requirements and the sales department is available to provide pricing and availability.

Compare Excelon PVC Laboratory & Vacuum Tubing to Tygon R-3603 Laboratory Tubing

Offering a significantly lower cost, Excelon PVC Lab & Vac Tubing has the same specifications as Tygon R-3603, providing a cost-efficient solution without sacrificing performance.

Properties** Excelon PVC Laboratory & Vacuum Tubing Tygon R-3603 Laboratory & Vacuum Tubing
Hardness, Shore A 55 55
Specific Gravity 1.18 1.18
Elongation at Break, % 450 450
Brittle Temperature, °F -58 -58
Tensile Strength, psi 1650 1650
Max. Operating Temp., °F 165 165

**Values listed are typical and are meant only as a guide to aid in design. Field testing should be performed to find the actual values for your application.

For more information on our Tygon tubing equivalents, other lab tubing, or to request a quote on Excelon PVC Lab & Vac Tubing, contact Thermoplastic Processes today.


For a more complete comparison between these products, please download the technical service report.