Polyetheretherketone (PEEK)

Conventus Polymers to Highlight Industry-Leading Material Solutions at 2018 SHOT Show in Las Vegas
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK)

Conventus Polymers to Highlight Industry-Leading Material Solutions at 2018 SHOT Show in Las Vegas

PARSIPPANY, N.J., December 20, 2017 – Conventus Polymers LLC, a leading distributor of high-performance engineering thermoplastics, will showcase its leading-edge material solutions for the firearms industry at the 2018 SHOT Show® (Booth S2315), sponsored by the National Shooting Sports Foundation, Jan. 23-26 In Las Vegas. Conventus will highlight a broad range of high-performance...

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Polyetheretherketone (PEEK)

Vertera Spine's COHERE Fusion Device Wins Award For Best Spine Technologies for 2016

ATLANTA, Nov. 21, 2016 - Vertera Spine, a developer of medical devices using advanced biomaterial technologies, today announced that the COHERE® Cervical Interbody Fusion Device has been recognized by Orthopedics This Week as one of the Top Ten Best Spine Technologies for 2016. COHERE features Vertera Spine's patented porous PEEK (polyetheretherketone) Scoria® biomaterial technology, a...

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3D Printed PEEK Carbon Fiber Parts may replace metal.
Structures

3D Printed PEEK Carbon Fiber Parts may replace metal.

Made using composite-based additive manufacturing process, PEEK Polymer Carbon Fiber Composite Parts offer tensile strength of 29,700 psi and heat resistance of 482°F, making it possible to replace metals in manufacturing. PEEK parts are more than 50% lighter than comparable aluminum parts but demonstrate 2/3 ultimate strength. In addition, PEEK polymers can be recycled with Impossible...

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Cabin Doors on the Airbus A350 are Lifting off with a Primary Structural Component Made from Victrex® Peek Polymer
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK)

Cabin Doors on the Airbus A350 are Lifting off with a Primary Structural Component Made from Victrex® Peek Polymer

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA USAÂ- – Airbus Helicopters is replacing aluminum in a fitting in the aircraft door of the Airbus A350-900 with a high-modulus, carbon fiber-reinforced high performance polymer. The brackets, now manufactured from VICTREX® PEEK 90HMF40, has been developed by Airbus Helicopters and is in serial production for commercial use after receiving the relevant component...

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Ensinger High-performance Plastics First to Comply Both with EN ISO 23936-1 and NORSOK M-710 Standards for Oil & Gas
Plastic Injection Molding Services

Ensinger High-performance Plastics First to Comply Both with EN ISO 23936-1 and NORSOK M-710 Standards for Oil & Gas

Ensinger announces that semi-finished products made with VICTREX® PEEK polyetherether-ketone resin are the first to achieve compliance for use in highly demanding oil and gas applications according to EN ISO 23936-1:2009 as well as NORSOK M-710, Edition 3. Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) is a semi-crystalline thermoplastic. The most well-known member of the polyaryletherketone group has...

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Victrex Presents Expanded Automotive Product Portfolio at Fakuma 2015 Show
Adhesive Tapes

Victrex Presents Expanded Automotive Product Portfolio at Fakuma 2015 Show

Thornton Cleveleys, UK –Â- At the Victrex stand at the upcoming Fakuma trade show (Hall A4, Stand 4106), the focus will be on striving to help customers reach the top of their game by differentiation and exploiting new market opportunities faster. Fundamental to this is Victrex’s continuous development as a provider of polyaryletherketone (PAEK)-based complete solutions that address...

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Ensinger's Tecapeek® Offers Engineers a High Quality, Lower Stress, Easier to Machine Stock Shape
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK)

Ensinger's Tecapeek® Offers Engineers a High Quality, Lower Stress, Easier to Machine Stock Shape

Ensinger, Inc., a world leading PEEK extruder, has been using Victrex® PEEK polymer for extruding TECAPEEK® for over thirty years. VICTREX®, the first resin supplier to make PEEK polymer, owns and controls the resin manufacturing process from start to finish. Control of the process assures integrity of the finished product at all points, resulting in fewer particulates. Lower...

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Fusible-Core Technology Enables Design of Complex, Victrex® Peek Fuel Housings to Improve Aircraft Fuel and Manufacturing Efficiency
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK)

Fusible-Core Technology Enables Design of Complex, Victrex® Peek Fuel Housings to Improve Aircraft Fuel and Manufacturing Efficiency

The combination of Egmond Plastic's fusible-core technology and a VICTREX® PEEK polymer solution result in more than a 30% cost saving and up to 50% weight reduction WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PAÂ-  USA — In the manufacturing of complex fuel housings for the global aircraft industry, cost savings of more than 30% and weight savings of up to 50% can be achieved as opposed to existing...

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Putting Steel in the Shade: Victrex® Peek Valve Plates Last Twelve Times Longer
Valve Plates

Putting Steel in the Shade: Victrex® Peek Valve Plates Last Twelve Times Longer

HuanTian Industrial and Victrex are Developing a Parts Material Standard for China's Reciprocating Compressor Industry WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PAÂ-  USA - The efficiency and reliability of reciprocating compressors can be substantially improved through the use of valve plates made of VICTREX® PEEK. This is the conclusion built on usage results at the end-users of the Chinese compressor...

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New Hybrid Molding Process and Material Innovations from Victrex Delivers Next-Generation Aerospace Solutions
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK)

New Hybrid Molding Process and Material Innovations from Victrex Delivers Next-Generation Aerospace Solutions

WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, PA USAÂ- – Victrex has developed a new PAEK-based polymer and an innovative hybrid molding technology. This allows engineers to overmold a PAEK-based composite with fiber-reinforced VICTREX® PEEK injection molding materials. The polymeric advancement allows engineers to design stronger, lower cost components that are up to 60% lighter than typical metal and...

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Do You Have Unique Lifting Needs?
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Do You Have Unique Lifting Needs?

EZRig Cranes offers lifting solutions that are engineered for robust performance, providing the ultimate in portability. Designed for real-world lifting needs, our products are small and light with options and features that make them ideal for a broad range of applications. See our video to learn how an EZRig Crane can simplify your lifting requirements.

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