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Eastman Spectar™ copolyester
Eastman Spectar™ copolyester

Eastman Spectar copolyester


Spectar is Eastman’s premier product for creating durable, sustainable, and flexible interior finish and architectural applications, in-store fixtures, and point-of-purchase displays. The clear advantages of Eastman Spectar™ copolyester enable effortless fabrication and inspired design. The material of choice for distinctive displays at a lower overall cost is Spectar.

Eastman Spectar™ copolyester extrudes into PETG sheet that is versatile and easy to work with, making it ideally suited for use in demanding sheet applications.The toughness (impact strength) and durability of Spectar allow downgauging, translating to lower unit costs and reduced shipping costs as well as less breakage.

Processing benefits

 • Eliminate surface whitening
 • Reduce heat bend time by up to 25%
 • Bond with UV-curable adhesives for almost instant cure time
 • Form clear, strong bonds with commercially available solvents and cements

Thermoforming advantages

 • Vacuum form without predrying
 • Improve thermoforming cycle by up to 20%
 • Gain a wider thermorforming temperature window
 • Achieve deeper draws
 • Attain uniform material distribution

Fabricating advantages

 • Cold bend without stress whitening
 • Guillotine/die cut and laser cut
 • Saw, route, and drill without chipping
 • Weld by heat, friction, ultrasonic, or RF/HF
 • Remove surface scratches with hot-air gun
 • Diamond polish
 • Join by screws, rivets, bolts, or adhesives
 • Screen print, paint, and hot stamp

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