Thermal & Electrical Insulation, Specialist Presspahn Announce Benefits and Usage of Peek (Polyetheretherketone)

Top Quote Presspahn announce benefits and usage of Peek (Polyetheretherketone). The product is an organic polymer thermoplastic that is used for its robust mechanical properties. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) September 24, 2012 - Presspahn would like to announce the benefits and usage of PEEK (Polyetheretherketone), The product is an organic polymer thermoplastic that is used for its robust mechanical properties sustained even at elevated temperatures (Up to 300C), often used in bearings, piston parts, pumps but also suitable for very high vacuum, medical implants and UK and US food processing applications.

    Its main features combined with excellent sterilisability make PEEK very popular in medical, pharmaceutical and food processing industries.

    PEEK's properties allow it to be CNC Turned or CNC milled to precise specifications, all of which can be done in house at Presspahn.


    1. Excellent mechanical strength

    2. Stable to very high temperature

    3. Can be sterilised using a variety of methods.

    4. Suitable for application where contact is made with foodstuffs.

    5. Highly resistant to thermal degradation

    6. Highly resistant to attack by organic and aqueous applications.

    About - Presspahn Limited, specialise in Electrical Insulation, Thermal Insulation, Mica Insulation, Parts, Products, and Materials. Established 19th February 1925 we are a Privately owned company, established to service the electrical manufacturing industry. Registered in February 1989 to BS 5750 part 2 and subsequently to BS EN ISO 9002:1994 on 1st February 1995. Bought by the current managing director in 1981, Presspahn has expanded to cover a wide range of materials and converting activities.

    For further information contact: -

    Matthew Pinder -Managing Director
    Registered Office
    Presspahn Limited
    Wharncliffe Works
    Harrogate Road
    BD2 3TB

    Tel: 01274 636333
    Fax: 01274 626024

    Email: sales ( @ ) presspahn dot com

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