DRAKE RESEARCH LTD.: THE PEEK EXTRUSION SPECIALISTS

PEEK Rod AvailabilityDrake Research extrudes PEEK (polyether ether ketone) producing rod and plate stock for machined seals, bearings, bushings as well as structural and electrical components.

We produce Natural (non-reinforced), Bearing grade, Carbon fiber, HT and Glass fiber reinforced PEEK to meet the highest performance requirements. Our products are produced from 100% prime resin and with MIL-P-46183 certification.

Drake Research PEEK manufactured stock is suitable for use where high impact, high tensile strength, high temperature, and low weight are needed in demanding chemical environments.
  • Exceptional chemical resistance to inorganic and organic acids; bases; steam and hot water.
  • Extrusion produces highly consistent physical properties.
  • Drake Research only extrudes PEEK Products inquire for more information.

Drake Research Offers:
  • Drake Plastics and Ferrari PEEK BushingsA wide variety of stock shapes for same day shipment
  • Standard sizes:
    • Rods from 1/4" to over 3" diameter
    • Plate from 1/4" to 3/8" thickness
  • Custom formulation & extrusion - Custom sizes to fit your parts are available and we blend customer specified ingredients on-line, email or call for quotation.
  • All Drake Research products are :
    • Fully annealed
    • NDT inspected
    • Extruded from 100% virgin resin
    • Provided with MIL-P46183 certification
  • Economical alternative products- Generic versions of carbon fiber, bearing grade and short glass fiber available for when Mil-P certifications are not required.


Drake Research is named after the English seaman, Sir Francis Drake. Drake was a key figure in Britain's ascension to sea superiority in the late 1500s. Our ship logo is adapted from the Drake Family crest. Drake Research is a sister company to Drake Plastics Ltd., The Torlon® Specialists™

Sales and Service are coordinated through Drake Plastics Ltd., 14869 Grant Rd., Cypress, TX 77429. Contact us at:

inquiries@drakeplastics.com
Phone 281 255-6855, Fax 281 255-6853

In Europe please contact inquiries@drakeplastics.eu
Phone +32 13 29 46 64
Fax     +32 13 33 44 21


Plant Location: 7046 Snowflake, San Antonio, TX 78238
Sales & Service: 14869 Grant Road / Cypress, TX 77429
Ph: 281.255.6855 / Fax: 281.255.6853 / Email:inquiries@drakeplastics.com