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Kydex® 6185 is a proprietary thermoplastic sheet with improved heat distortion temperature (HDT) for higher in-service temperatures while providing excellent extensibility, good impact resistance, and excellent solvent resistance. Kydex® 6185 meets FAR 25.853 (a) for use in aircraft interior parts. Maximum recommended service temperature is approximately 185-190° F depending on thermoforming technique and application.

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Polymethyl Methacrylate/Polyvinyl Chloride

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Sheet .400” and up 48″x96″ CTS 8 Distinctive Colors

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Physical PropertiesUnitsASTMResults
Density lb/in³ D792 1.33-1.27
Mechanical PropertiesUnitsASTMResults
Tensile Strength psi D638 6400
Flexural Strength psi D790 9,600
Hardness, Rockwell D785 104
IZOD Impact Strength Notched ft-lb/in D256 5
Thermal PropertiesUnitsASTMResults
Heat Deflection Temp at 264 psi °F 195


  • Aircraft interiors
  • Equipment housing


  • Rigid
  • Impact resistance
  • Easy to form
  • Easy to machine
  • High break resistance
  • Chemical resistant
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