Drake Plastics manufactures using the latest process monitoring and control systems. Our process equipment is designed specifically for producing Torlon® and PEEK consistently and efficiently. Digital ultrasound inspection is utilized extensively to optimize our processes and confirm product quality. We embrace and employ lean business practices and manufacturing techniques. Our customers define value, and we strive to deliver exactly what they need. We produce in single piece flow, work to eliminate waste and inefficiency, and strive for perfection in all we do and deliver.
Drake Quality System Certification
AS9100D(2016) based on ISO 9001:2015
Drake Plastics Quality Management System is certified to AS9100D(2016) which includes all the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 and adds the extra requirements needed for aerospace.
Torlon Material Certifications
Torlon products supplied by Drake Plastics are shipped with certification at no additional charge. Torlon resins used in our processes meet the requirements of AMS 3670 and ASTM D5204 (replacement for Mil-P-46179A).
Hamilton Sundstrand MS29.04, Boeing Specification BMS-8269, Honeywell MCS7004 and General Electric Specification A50TF190 can be supplied upon request.
RoHS, REACH and California Prop 65
Drake Plastics does not add any substances or additives during processing, and therefore complies with any RoHS, REACH, or California Prop 65 declarations made by our resin suppliers.
If you require additional information, please Ask Drake.
All Drake produced Torlon products are supplied ‘post cured’ (typical minimum Tg is 276º C). This provides customers with tough, wear resistant non-melting thermoset parts, ideal for bearings, structural and electrical components.
PEEK Material Certifications
PEEK materials supplied by Drake Plastics are shipped with certification at no additional charge. PEEK resins used in our processes meet the requirements of Mil-P 46183.