Press Release Summary:
Available in sizes from 6-40 gauge, including Â½ sizes, Insulated PEEK(TM) Wire consists of insulated copper wire with abrasion and chemical resistance. It is available in amorphous and crystalline forms and can be spliced using Zeus PEEKshrink(TM). For some applications, little or no varnish is required and material properties are maintained in long, continuous lengths without pinholes.
Original Press Release:
Zeus Announces Product-Line Expansion with Insulated PEEK(TM) Wire
ORANGEBURG, S.C., Dec. 16, 2008 -- Zeus, Inc. announced it has expanded its current product offering and is now producing Insulated PEEK Wire. Zeus Insulated PEEK Wire is insulated copper wire designed for challenging environments and applications. Zeus' current capabilities consist of extrusions in a wide range of sizes from 6 gauge to 40 gauge, including 1/2 sizes.
Zeus Insulated PEEK Wire has a high continuous operating temperature, excellent abrasion and chemical resistance, and dielectric strength. For some applications, little or no varnish is required and material properties are maintained in long, continuous lengths without pinholes. Insulated PEEK Wire is available in amorphous and crystalline forms with various sizes and can be spliced using Zeus PEEKshrink(TM).
Typical applications include magnet and winding wire for motors and electrical insulation. Insulated PEEK Wire is widely used in the petroleum, automotive, aerospace, and electrical industries.
"With more than 40 years in the field of polymer science and extrusions, Zeus is able to offer its customers unparalleled quality, service, and technical resources. This announcement builds upon our history of excellence and demonstrates our commitment to the development of new products that enhance and improve customer applications," stated Robert Hall, Vice President of Engineered Extrusions.
VICTREX(R) is a registered trademark of Victrex Manufacturing Limited. PEEK(TM) is a trademark of Victrex plc.
About Zeus, Inc.:
Zeus, Inc. is headquartered in Orangeburg, SC, USA. Zeus is a world leader in the design and production of high-performance polymer tubing used in demanding applications, operating multiple facilities in North America and internationally. Zeus products and services are preferred by companies in medical, automotive, electrical, fluid handling and mechanical markets. For more information, visit www.zeusinc.com.