AKROTEK PK

AKROTEK® PK , the polyketone with universal qualifications.

The special feature in the structure of the polyketone is the comonomer is CO (carbon monoxide), an industrial „waste” gas, which forms an unusual product when bonding with the polymer. The terpolymer, which forms the basis of most AKROTEK® PK formulations when using the monomers ethylene and propylene, currently has the greatest significance.

AKRO-PLASTIC produces two product families from this base polymer (HM = normal flow and VM = very easy-flowing), based on the former portfolio of the Shell AG, from non-reinforced to high-glass-fibre-reinforced standards, from flame-retardant to carbon-fibre-reinforced custom grades.

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Product range
  • Non reinforced grades for inejction moulding and extrusion
  • High glass fibre reinforced grades up to 60%
  • Flame retardant grades
  • Carbon fibre reinforced grades
  • Impact modified grades
  • Tribological modified grades
Advantages
  • High tensile strength
  • Ability to deform elastically and thus reversible, results in an extremely low creep tendency in combination with glass fibres
  • Low permeability
  • Short cycle times
  • Good resilience
  • Extremely high chemical resistance
  • Easily coloured
  • High barrier effect
  • Construction material for structural components
Typical applications
  • Connectors
  • Switches
  • Fuse holders
  • Socket outlets
  • Housings
  • Gear wheels
  • Wheel covers
  • Containers
  • Valves
  • Dowel pins
  • Journal bearings
  • Hoses
  • Cable ties
  • Snap hooks
  • Fuel lines
  • Fuel tank containers
  • Components for fuel pumps
  • Film extrusion
  • Quick connectors
Product availability
  • Benelux
AKROTEK PK

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Additional product information
Find out more by clicking the headings below to expand each section
Product range
  • Non reinforced grades for inejction moulding and extrusion
  • High glass fibre reinforced grades up to 60%
  • Flame retardant grades
  • Carbon fibre reinforced grades
  • Impact modified grades
  • Tribological modified grades
Advantages
  • High tensile strength
  • Ability to deform elastically and thus reversible, results in an extremely low creep tendency in combination with glass fibres
  • Low permeability
  • Short cycle times
  • Good resilience
  • Extremely high chemical resistance
  • Easily coloured
  • High barrier effect
  • Construction material for structural components
Typical applications
  • Connectors
  • Switches
  • Fuse holders
  • Socket outlets
  • Housings
  • Gear wheels
  • Wheel covers
  • Containers
  • Valves
  • Dowel pins
  • Journal bearings
  • Hoses
  • Cable ties
  • Snap hooks
  • Fuel lines
  • Fuel tank containers
  • Components for fuel pumps
  • Film extrusion
  • Quick connectors
Product availability
  • Benelux