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Victrex USA, Inc.

300 Conshohocken State Rd., West Conshohocken, PA, 19428, US

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Materials & Material Processing

Food Contact Safe Thermoplastic offers compliance, durability.

September 10, 2013

Suitable for direct food contact applications, VICTREX® PEEK 90GL30BLK EU meets requirements of American and European regulatory authorities. This glass fiber reinforced, high flow thermoplastic exhibits resistance to wear, chemicals, and hydrolysis as well as dimensional stability. These aspects, along with creep properties and mechanical strength, make material suitable for components that must be subjected to high-pressure steam that can reach up to 276 psi. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Engineered Polymers reduce weight while maintaining strength.

March 8, 2013

Inclusion of high-modulus fibers (HMF) into VICTREX® PEEK™ materials provides strength and stiffness needed by engineers to displace metals such as steel, aluminum, titanium, brass, and magnesium in aircraft system attachments, industrial machinery, and semiconductor and medical equipment. Tested in range of chemicals, VICTREX PEEK HMF polymers are based on Victrex 90-Series formulation and are optimized for fatigue performance and long term use temperature of 500°F. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Thermoplastic Compound suits demanding wear applications.

October 18, 2011

Suited for high temperature tribological applications, VICTREX WG102 offers dimensional and thermal stability up to and beyond 572°F. PAEK-based compound is chemically resistant to aggressive environments, including service fluids, and contains no PTFE. Recyclable and melt processable with standard injection molding equipment, product requires no post processing or machining. Applications range from full plastic wear bushings to composite bushings and vane tips in vacuum pumps. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Polymer Pipes withstand corrosion and exteme temperatures.

July 14, 2011

Made from VICTREX® PEEK(TM) polymer, VICTREX Pipes(TM) replace corrosion-resistant alloys used to make pipes and piping systems for extraction and transportation in oil and gas industries where temperatures can exceed 284°F. Sizes range from 0.24-8 in. OD with wall thickness depending on OD, from 0.03-0.2 in. Inherently halogen-free with low levels of smoke and toxic gas emissions, pipes can be joined with connectors, adhesives, and welding equipment. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Thermoplastic Compound suits demanding wear applications.

October 29, 2010

Intended for automotive and processing equipment industries, PAEK-based VICTREX WG102 offers dimensional and thermal stability up to and beyond 572°F. Product is chemically resistant to aggressive environments, including service fluids, and contains no PTFE. Compound is also melt processable with standard injection molding equipment and requires no post processing. With optimized melt flow, polymer allows thin-walled intricate component design and ability to consolidate complex parts. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Thermoplastic Compound suits automotive/industrial equipment.

November 23, 2009

Offering optimized wear rates and coefficient of friction, VICTREX® WG101(TM) tribological compound meets requirements of mechanical load and tribological performance in challenging thermal/chemical environments. It features optimal melt flow, which allows thin walled intricate component design. With wide range of applications from full plastic wear bushings to composite bushings to vane tips in vacuum pumps, PTFE-free, RoHS compliant compound meets GADSL requirements. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Polymer performs in demanding temperature environments.

May 7, 2009

Available in unfilled STG45 and glass-filled ST45GL30 grades, VICTREX® ST(TM) Polymer is suited for applications requiring combination of high temperature, mechanical performance, and dimensional stability. VICTREX STG45 offers optimal mechanical performance in temperature range of 302-392°F, while VICTREX ST45GL30 features heat distortion temperature of 716°F, opening up application opportunities for customers that work at temperatures over 572°F. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Polymer Film is available in cosmetic black color.

August 26, 2008

Based on VICTREX® PEEK(TM) polymer, APTIV(TM) cosmetic black color film targets speaker market as well as tapes, labels, and variety of automotive and aerospace applications. RoHS and FDA compliant recyclable film offers high temperature performance, chemical, wear, hydrolysis, radiation resistance, and low toxicity of combustion gases. It can be subjected to range of secondary process operations, including thermoforming, lamination to other polymers and metals, and laser welding. Read More

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