Application examples

aerospace

Aerospace technology

Twin pulley, PEI glass fibre

Twin pulley for the transfer of high transmission forces

  • Can be used under the influence of energetic radiation
  • Good resistance to enegetic radiations
  • Approval for aerospace application
  • Good dimensional stability
 
Cover, profile Polycarbonate

Lens cover for cabin illumination made of TECANAT PC

  • Ultrasonic weldable
  • Good transparency
  • Flame retardant and low smoke density
  • Release for cabin interior

Back-up ring made from TECAPEEK SM natural

  • High long term service temperature (260oC)
  • Low tendency to creep, even at high temperatures
  • High strength, hardness and rigidity

engineering

Mechanical engineering

Polyimide PI bottle gripper TECASINT 6032

Bottle gripper made from high-temperature polyimide

Polyimides from the TECASINT product family are increasingly used for bottle grippers and transportation discs.  

  • Cost savings due to 3-4 times greater durability compared with conventional materials (such as CFC)
  • Excellent war resistance
  • Significant reduction of micro cracks
  • Low thermal conductivity, good impact resistance and high modulus of elasticity 
Polyimide sensore housing

Sensor housing made of TECASINT 5011 (PAI)

  • Thermal resistance up to 300 °C
  • Very good electrical insulation
gear wheel, PEEK plastic, TECAPEEK

Gear wheel made of TECAPEEK natural

  • Suitable for high loads 
  • Good temperature resistance
  • High surface pressure
Guiding PPSU 3D print machined

Guiding 3D print and machined made of TECASON P natural

  • Combination of additive and subtractive production processes
  • Lightweight construction: Weight reduction by hollow-chamber structures (aerospace)
  • High precision through manufacturing of functional surfaces, fits and threads by machining
  • High stiffness and strength
Valve body TECAFLON PVDF

Valve body made from TECAFLON PVDF natural

  • Good chemical resistance
  • High degree of strength
  • Very tough

Food technology

TECAGLIDE conveyor screw

Conveyor screw made of TECAGLIDE

Machined conveyor screw for the shock free and silent conveying of the bottles to the cleaning and filling station

  • Low slide-friction coefficient
  • Good wear resistance
  • Easily machinable
Throughfeed filler, POlyamide 6 food grade, TECAMID 6

Throughfeed filler made of TECAMID 6

  • High degree of toughness
  • Resistant to oils, greases and fuels
  • Good abrasion resistance

(from MAJA-Maschinenfabrik Hermann Schill GmbH & Co. KG)

chain link conncectors made of PEEK and POMplastics

Chain pins for conveyor belts in food technology

TECAMID 66 natural, TECADUR PBT natural, TECAFORM AH natural

  • Exact roundness
  • Low squeal in service
  • Wear resistance
Gear casing PEEK plastic, TECAPEEK and TECAPEEK PVX, food technology

Gear case for tooth rack

  • High mechanical strength
  • Good kinetical friction properties
  • No lubrication necessary
  • Low density
  • Narrow tolerances
sliding face for food technology

Slide rail for food technology

  • Low coefficient of friction
  • Wear resistant to abrasive bulk materials

medical technology

Medical technology

Light cycler made of PEET medical grade

Capillary carousel for PCR-Analysis

  • Low thermal expansion at fast temperature changes
  • Good chemical resistance to desinfectants and detergents
  • High precision machining
  • Intensive pigmentation (deep black) allows very accurate messurement results
PEEK tube, thermoformable, PEEK medical grade, TECAPEEK MT

Thermoformable tube made of TECAPEEK MT natural

shaft insulator made of PEEK medical grade

Shaft Insulator made of TECAPEEK MT blue

  • Dielelectric strength
  • USP class VI material
  • Up to 1000 cycles in steam sterilisation at 2.5 bar
TECARIM dentist chair

Couch for dental centre

Forming substructure of special ergonomic formed couches for the dental sector 
  • Low warpage
  • Good chemical resistance to detergents and desinfectants
  • High production precision
  • Integration of hollow areas through a core technology
Springs for an orthopedic walker, PEEK medical grade, TECAPEEK

Orthosis

Springs for an othopedic walker

  • High flexability
  • Good stiffness and strength
  • Easily formable
  • Low weight
  • "Warm"

Semiconductor

Polyimide test socket

Test socket made of TECASINT 4011 (PI)

  • Low outgassing 
  • No condensable impurities
  • Highdimensional stability
  • Thermal resistance up to 300 °C
  • High strength
  • Good electrical insulation.