Product Details

High-Performance Metal Replacement

If you’re looking for a high-strength, lightweight, chemical-resistant material built for demanding medical and biotechnology applications, look no further than Orthtek®. While metals have traditionally been used for devices in medical/x-ray technology, Orthtek® components are radiolucent and provide equal or greater performance at a fraction of the weight. These composites are engineered using selective carbon fiber reinforcements and thermoplastic polymers to achieve maximum strength and toughness.

Features and Benefits

  • Excellent strength to weight ratio
  • Mechanical performance equal to or better than metal
  • Reduced surgeon fatigue
  • PEEK-based composites reinforced with continuous carbon fiber
  • Can be sanitized in an autoclave
  • Highly resistant to moisture absorption

Industries & Applications

Lightweight and Versatile

Orthtek® products are designed to be used across a wide range of applications. No matter how demanding the environment, our team works with you to determine the right solution for the job.

Applications include:

  • Nail guides
  • Surgical equipment
  • Medical tools

Reliable Performance

Orthtek® is field-tested with proven pedigree over decades of operation in demanding life science applications.. Please contact us to learn how Greene Tweed material solutions can work for you.

Orthtek® Resources

Orthtek® Medical Composites Product Brochure

Your Next Biotech Composite Solution

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