TECAPEEK MT XRO blue

x-ray detectable biocompatible PEEK, blue coloured

TECAPEEK MT XRO blue is a x-ray opaque, biocompatible PEEK plastic that meets the challenging demands of orthopedic applications. For more details see TECAPEEK MT XRO ivory.

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Facts

Chemical designation
PEEK (Polyetheretherketone)
Colour
blue
Alternative colours available
greenyellowivory
Density
1,39 g/cm3

Main Features

  • high creep resistance
  • x-ray opaque
  • good chemical resistance
  • good slide and wear properties
  • resistance against high energy radiation
  • very good stress cracking resistance
  • hydrolysis and superheated steam resistant
  • very good sterilisable

Target industries

Technical details


  • Mechanical properties
    Mechanical propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Modulus of elasticity
    (tensile test)
    4500MPa1mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Tensile strength120MPa50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Elongation at break10%50mm/minDIN EN ISO 527-2
    Impact strength (Charpy)n.b.kJ/m2max. 7,5JDIN EN ISO 179-1eU
    Notched impact strength (Charpy)5.7kJ/m2max. 7,5JDIN EN ISO 179-1eA
  • Thermal properties
    Thermal propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    Melting temperature342CDIN 53765
    Service temperature300Cshort term-
    Service temperature260Clong term-
  • Other properties
    Other propertiesValueUnitParameterNorm
    HZ-Catalogueyes--
    HZ Medical technologyyes--
    HZ Technical guidelinesyeslbs/in^2-

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