High Impact Polystyrene
Low cost, tough plastic material that is easy to thermoform and fabricate
High Impact Polystyrene (HIS) is a low cost, tough plastic that is easy to thermoform and fabricate. HIS is often used for countertop point of purchase displays and indoor signs where ease of fabrication is essential.
Shop for High Impact Polystyrene
40 in x 72 in – 48 in x 96 in
0.020 in – 0.250 in
Length, width, thickness, and diameter tolerances vary by size, by manufacturer, brand, and grade. Custom sizes available upon request.
HIGH IMPACT POLYSTYRENE MATERIAL OPTIONS
HIS Assembly– High impact polystyrene can be assembled with mechanical fasteners, solvents, or adhesives.
Good Printable Substrate– High impact polystyrene can be decorated using a variety of printing methods including screen printing, offset lithography, and flexography.
FDA Compliant Material– HIS sheet is available in FDA compliant grades.
Orfitrans™ Stiff High Impact Poly Sheet for O&P– is a material used for the production of check sockets and flexible sockets. It has good impact resistance, fatigue resistance, and moderate stiffness.
Typical properties OF High impact polystyrene
|Tensile elongation at break
|Izod impact (notched)
||ft-lbs/in of notch
|Heat deflection temperature @ 264 psi
|Coefficient of linear thermal expansion
Values may vary according to brand name. Please ask your Curbell Plastics representative for more specific information about an individual brand.