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Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK)

High strength, toughness and biocompatibility

Quick Facts

  • Maximum continuous operating temperature of +249 °C/ +480 °F
  • Melting temperature +340 °C / +644 °F
  • High mechanical strength (Tensile Strength 90-100 MPa / 13,000-14,500 psi)
  • Glass transition temperature +143 °C / +289 °F
  • Can be extruded or injection molded
  • Good mechanical properties
  • Excellent chemical resistance
Typical Healthcare & Medical Applications:

Pistons, pumps, valves, fluid transfer

Products Available:

Bearings, springs, tubing, custom shapes

About PEEK

Polyether Ether Ketone (PEEK) is a good choice for applications where fluid compatibility is a concern. It is virtually inert and has good mechanical properties, providing low friction and wear. High strength, toughness and biocompatibility make PEEK ideal for many medical device applications.

Local Contact

To speak to a local healthcare & medical specialist, call the number listed for your region:

Americas
+1 310 921 4170

Asia
+886 9 3098 2646

Europe
+49 (0) 711 7864 536

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