PSS-3000 Optical Cast Sheet has the best mix of properties available on the market, including optical quality, chemical and abrasion resistance, thermal stability, and light weight.

PSS-3000 ACRYLIC ACRYLIC GLASS
Optical Quality ●● ●● ●●●
Abrasion Resistance ●● ●●●
Chemical Resistance ●● ●●●
Lightweight / Low Density ●● ●●● ●●●
Impact Resistance ●●●
●●● Superior
●● Excellent
Good
Poor

PSS-3000 Optical Cast Sheet has superior abrasion resistance compared to other plastic materials. Durability and longevity of use are improved due to the resilience of PSS-3000 Optical Cast Sheet.

The photos below demonstrate the superior performance of PSS-3000 Optical Cast Sheet after 100 cycles of the Taber test.

PSS-3000

Polycarbonate

Acrylic

PSS-3000 Optical Cast Sheet is virtually unaffected by most organic and inorganic chemicals as well as most substances encountered in harsh environments.

The photos below demonstrate the superior chemical resistence of PSS-3000 Optical Cast Sheet when exposed to acetone for 7 days.

PSS-3000

Virtually unaffected

Polycarbonate

Cracks and warps

Acrylic

Dissolves completely
(Image captured after 4 hours)

ASTM D3763-10 – Standard test method for high speed puncture properties of plastics using load and displacement sensors.

PSS-3000

Brittle

Acrylic

Brittle

Glass

Brittle

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