Bloomsburg, PA USA. — February 12, 2014 — KYDEX, LLC today announced the release of a new addition to their product line of design-forward thermoplastics for aviation interiors. KYDEX® 7200ST is a high-performance polycarbonate-based thermoplastic sheet designed specifically for aviation interior projects with smoke and toxicity requirements, especially ABD0031 or BSS7239.
This product promises to be a welcome addition to the suite of products KYDEX offers the aviation interiors industry. Lydia Swan, KYDEX Director of Sales and Marketing explains, "KYDEX® 7200ST is ideal for complex parts with excellent thermoforming characteristics. KYDEX developed it as an alternative to our industry-leading KYDEX® T. Its wide processing window will make it a product thermoformers will be happy to see specified on projects."
KYDEX® 7200ST meets the flammability and smoke development requirements set forth in Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR) 25.853 paragraphs (a) and (d) Part V as well as the toxicity requirements for Airbus (ABD0031) and Boeing BSS7239). Applications for the product include armrests, tray tables, kick panels, and trim parts. It is available in a variety of thicknesses and virtually limitless custom colors. The KYDEX® 7200ST data sheet is at www.kydex.com/products