PEEK

Polyetheretherketone

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

PEEK is a high-performance thermoplastic that is manufactured by Victrex®. This material has an extraordinary combination of mechanical, structural and chemical resistant properties.


Afton Plastics processes the following grades of PEEK:


VICTREX® 450G (Virgin),

VICTREX® 450CA30 (30% Carbon Fiber Reinforced)

VICTREX® 450FC30 (Bearing Grade)

PRODUCT BENEFITS
  • Chemical resistance

  • UL94 V-0 flammability rating down to 0.59”

  • Wear resistance

  • Service temperature: -50°F to +500°F

  • Hydrolysis resistance

  • Radiation resistance

  • FDA compliant

PEEK
MATERIAL CLASS

Mil-P 46183 Amendment 2, Dated July 1, 1999

Type I - nonreinforced plastic

Type III Class 2 - 30% carbon fiber reinforced

FDA compliant per 21CFR 177.2415

TYPICAL APPLICATIONS
  • Thrust washers

  • Pump gears

  • Compressor valve plates

  • Electrical connectors

  • Valve seats and seals

  • Bearings and bushings

AFTON MATERIAL CAPABILITIES

GRADE
MAX SHEET SIZE
SHEET THICKNESS
ROD DIAMETER
CUSTOM CYLINDER

450G

450G903

450CA30

450FC30

Not Offered

Not Offered

12" x 12"

12" x 12"

Not Offered

Not Offered

3/16” - 3/4”

3/16” - 3/4”

1”

Not Offered

1” - 1 ¾”


1” - 1 ¾”

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Victrex® a registered trademark of Victrex Manufacturing, a division of Victrex PLC