What Are PEEK Conveyor Belt Drive Components?

Here at Wire Belt Company of America, we provide a fantastic range of PEEK conveyor belt drive components to a number of different businesses in a variety of different industries. PEEK is an abbreviation for PolyEtherEther-Ketone, a high performance engineering thermoplastic that can operate at high temperatures and is less abrasive on your stainless steel belts than traditional metal drive components. PEEK drive components can be used continuously up to 464°F (240°C) and in hot water or steam without damaging its physical properties. Our PEEK line is available for all drive components including gears, blanks and end rollers.

Below, we will also explain some of the benefits that PEEK conveyor belt drive components bring to a number of different sectors.


As mentioned above, PEEK drive components have many advantages. Please continue reading to find out more about these.

  • Enhanced strength when compared with metal drive components
  • Less abrasive to stainless steel than metal drive components
  • Can be used continuously up to 464°F (240°C)
  • Outstanding chemical resistance
  • Excellent mechanical properties
  • Brilliant wear characteristics
  • Resistant to hot water and steam
  • FDA compliant for food contact applications

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Thank you for taking the time to read this blog post, it is our hope that you are now more familiar with our range of PEEK conveyor belt drive components. If you would like to find out more or enquire about purchasing some of our PEEK drive components, please do not hesitate to contact us today at Wire Belt Company of America. We hope to speak with you soon.

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Phone: (603) 644-2500

Email: sales@wirebelt.com