Aortha PE500 is a lightweight high density polyethylene with little to no memory. It is usually coupled with reinforcement to keep it’s moulded contour.
The thickness required is selected by patient’s weight or prescription instructions. Aortha PE500 provides tough rigid results.
Our high molecular weight material is press moulded and provides very good impact and flexural strength.
Typical Thermoforming temperatures: 160-185°C.
Aortha PE500 Features & Benefits:
- Press moulded
- Very good impact strength
- Good flexural strength
- Produces strong, rigid orthoses
Applications: AFOs, KAFOs, FFOs, Body Jackets.
Sheet size: 1930 x 930mm.