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ZX-324 Family
Base type ZX-324 (PEEK)

ZX-324 Family

Base type ZX-324 (PEEK)

Allround up to 250°C

  • Hard, stiff, tough

  • High fatigue strength

  • Good hydrolysis resistance

  • Enough UV resistance and resistance to weathering

  • Resistence to stress cracking (except with acetone)

  • Flame resistant (low toxicity of flue gases)

  • Good machinability

  • Bondable and weldable

  • FDA compliant, LABS compliant

  • PTFE- and Silicone-Free

  • Vacuum suitable

  • UV-radiation: use of modified types in case of strong UV-radiation!

  • Gamma-radiation: limit absorbed dose 12000 kGy

  • Chemicals, resistant: universal resistant

  • Chemicals, not resistant: concentrated acids, sulfuric and nitric acid, bromic, sulfonic and chromium acids, halogenated hydrocarbons, sodium, chlorine, fluorine, bromine

  • Lubricant and fuels: resistant

  • Water: max. water absorption: 0,5 %, dimensional changes: 0,15 %, up to max. 200 °C resistant

  • Fire behavior: oxygen index (LOI): 35 %, classification: V-0 (UL94)

Operational parameters*
  • Temperature (T): –50°C to +250°C (+260°C)

  • Surface pressure (p): Max. 41 (125) MPa

  • Sliding speed (v): Max. 40 m/min

  • Fatigue (S): tensile fatigue strength at 20°C
    and 1E06 stress cycles, 1 Hz = 60 MPa
    Impacts, vibrations, edge loading, gamma rays in hot and cold water.

    (*Values in the brackets, are valid for shot-term service)

The Values for Friction, wear, etc. you will find in our ZEDEX-Tools
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ZX-324 Family

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ZX-324 Datasheet
Here you will find all information about mechanical, thermal, electrical, and tribological characteristics.

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