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Kydex® CL

Kydex CL clear sheet is masked on both sides to prevent damage to the showcase quality clear smooth surface. This material has excellent chemical resistance and is flame retardant.


Semiconductor processing equipment (clean rooms, quartz cabinets, etc.)

Etching and plating tanks

Machined and fabricated parts

Scrubbers, hoods, ducts, and other protective equipment

• Thermoformed parts

• Aircraft interior components

CHEMICAL RESISTANCE - Kydex CL has excellent chemical and corrosion resistance.

FIRE RETARDANCY - Kydex CL is flame retardant (meets UL V-0 and 5V and FAR 25.853(a)).

QUALITY - Kydex CL has a showcase quality surface. It is stress relieved, square, flat sheet. It stays functional and attractive over time in a wide range of demanding applications.

Kydex CL is thermoformable and is easily fabricated, welded, and machined for further expanding finished part possibilities.

Specific Gravity ASTM D-792 1.38
Tensile Strength, psi (MPa) ASTM D-638 7,500 (52)
Elongation at Break, %   15
Flexural Modulus of Elasticity, psi (MPa) ASTM D-790 400,000 (2758)
Impact Resistance, Gardner Dropped Dart ft-lbs (J) ASTM D-3029 >320
Shore Hardness, D ASTM D-2240 76
Heat Deflection Temp, HDT, @264 psi (1.8MPa), F (C) ASTM D-648 136 (58)
Flammability UL 94 V-0, 5V
  FAR 25.853a pass
Light Transmittance, % ASTM-D1746 85
Haze Value, % ASTM-D1003 2.5
Suicide Prevention DoorSuicide Prevention Door
Developed for Patient Human Rights surveyors to provide additional privacy.
Suicide Prevention Sink Faucet Suicide Prevention Sink Faucet
Self-closing, push-button, metered faucets water, and money.
Suicide Prevention Shower Control HandlesSuicide Prevention Shower Control Handles
Control knob is recessed, no hanging points.
Suicide Prevention Soap DispenserSuicide Prevention Soap Dispenser
Secured to the wall is virtually indestructible – Safe for the Patients
Sentinel Event Reduction DoorSentinel Event Reduction Door
the first recognized
and patented door designed with safety features to prevent inpatient suicides.

Suicide Resistant Toilet Paper DispenserSuicide Resistant Toilet Paper Dispenser
One piece- impact resistant Solid Surface Material.
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Withstand major abuse (field tested for over 7 years)

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We can fabricate any size.
Hospital Pharmacy Drug Return Drop BoxHospital Pharmacy Drug Return Drop Box
Made of Polycarbonate - unbreakable.
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Suicide Resistant, no hanging points.
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Toilet and underneath sink plumbing covers.
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Suicide Resistant Sink/ Vanity Combo Unit

LEED product, meets Federal standards.
ADA Compliant Grab BarsADA Compliant Grab Bars
For Healthcare and Correctional Facilities or Retrofit Applications
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Sizes: ½”, ¾”, 1”, 1.5”, 2”, 3” - Densities: 15, 18 & 30 lbs
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Norva Plastics, Inc. • 3911 Killam Ave., Norfolk, Virginia 23508
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