Orthotics & Prosthetics Grade Thermoplastic Sheet Materials
SIMONA America announced the availability of seven thermoplastic sheet materials to meet diverse requirements for strength and stiffness in orthopedic applications. Designated SIMONA SIMOLIFE sheet, the products are manufactured to standards for cleanliness and consistent shrinkage in forming developed by the company for the O&P industry.
The new product group includes PETG, polypropylene homopolymer and copolymer grades, high and low density polyethylene, and EVA sheet in flex and super flex versions, all available in industry colors and sizes. Strength and stiffness properties as measured by modulus of elasticity range from 235,000 psi for PETG down to 2,700 psi for EVA superflex.
For more information, visit www.simona-america.com.