PETG

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Co-Polyester Sheet – Vivak® – Spectar®

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PETG, Copolyester, Spectar For Dummies. AKA, For The Beginner

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Why use PETG:

  • it has very good clarity
  • has excellent Bending and Vacuum Form properties
  • has great ease of fabrication
  • excellent impact strength

PETG, Copolymer, Spectar For Experts**

This materials is…

an excellent material for fabrication of POP Displays, Forming of 3-d parts, and bending.

  • Excellent fabrication
  • Low cost material with high impact strength
  • Easy to form, punch, rivet and cut
  • Paintable, printable, and silk screens well
  • Excellent for indoor POP displays (not UV stable)
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Some popular applications are:

  • Formed, stamped, or punched parts
  • High impact parts like shields and guards
  • Signage requiring three dimensions, painting or silk screening
  • Break resistant displays, shelving, map covers or bent parts
  • Router cut, saw cut and laser cut parts

Availability:Laser Cut and Bent PETG, Vivak and Copolymer

Sheet and Film:

Sheet: .020″ – .500″ Thickness in 48″ X 96″ sheets
Film: Special order – please call with your requirements

Typical Resin Properties:

General Property

ASTM TestTypical Value

Specific Gravity
D7921.27

Tensile Strength Yield
D6386,990

Tensile Modulus
D638301,000

Izod Impact – Notched
D256No Break -300 in/lbs.

Heat Distortion Temp.
D648145ºF

Viscat Softening Point
D1525180ºF

Co. Thermal Expansion
D6963.0X10-5
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These Properties are for evaluation purposes only. This information is not to be construed as a warranty, guarantee or assurance that you may achieve the same results. Materials made from different resin types, manufacturing techniques and manufacturers will react differently. The information should be used to compare against other materials only, and each user should make his own tests to determine suitability. No warranty as to this materials suitability are either expressed or implied.

Easily fabricated and finished material, PETG is excellent for display materials.