From challenges to performance benefits
Victrex provides a range of material solutions that can help you address the challenges and accelerate innovation in your home appliance design.
Up to 40% lighter
By replacing metal with VICTREX PEEK, you can design your appliances to pack more performance into a lighter package.
Faster than 100,000 rpm
VICTREX PEEK offers equivalent or more durability and reliability to replace metal.
VICTREX PEEK-based components can help improve energy efficiency up to 2% by weight reduction.
40+ years of experience
We work with leaders in the home appliance market to help drive design innovation, efficiencies and performance.
Process cost reduction
Mass produced parts with multiple processing steps could enjoy total cost reduction with the injection moulding benefits of Victrex polymers.
Achieve design flexibility for future innovation
Applying VICTREX PEEK for impellers and bearing cages in vacuum cleaner motors can help maintain suction performance and reliability at high-speed rotation with less weight and lower power consumption.
The enhanced properties of key motor components made from VICTREX PEEK allow for high-speed operation (faster than 100,000 rpm) with minimum deformation.
freedom to reimagine design
VICTREX PEEK polymer offers a combination of properties including excellent resistance to wear, high temperature, a wide variety of chemicals, creep, hydrolysis, and more. Learn more about the design flexibility VICTREX PEEK polymer can offer for your next-generation home appliance.
Check out 8 ways to make waves in your hair dryer design with VICTREX PEEK polymers
Learn more about the benefits that VICTREX PEEK solutions can bring
Replacing metal components with lightweight VICTREX PEEK-based components can accelerate innovation in vacuum cleaner design
Injection molding PEEK
Check out the five factors to consider when molding PEEK polymer to avoid the need for troubleshooting while helping to reach the full potential of your home appliance design.
Demands for higher structural integrity, reliability, mobility, and connectivity are all shaping the way electronic components are designed. More OEMs and brands are specifying Victrex polymer solutions including APTIV films to reach new levels of performance and enhance user experience.
The development and production of smaller and smarter chips with more data storage and increased functionality is an ever-present trend driving the semiconductor industry. CMP retainer rings made with VICTREX PEEK can provide longer operating time- meaning less downtime and an up to 3% productivity increase compared to PPS rings.
From the invention of PEEK over 40 years ago, Victrex has continually pioneered new PAEK-based polymers, materials and solutions that have transformed markets, delivering global impact in the toughest environments.
We bring transformational solutions that address world material challenges every day.