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Alro Plastics Product: KYDEX®

Size and Availability:

Sheet / Slab stock
- Thickness: .028”thk to .50”thk standard
- Sheet sizes: 48” x 96” standard

KYDEX® is a line of thermoplastic acrylic-polyvinyl chloride alloy sheet grades. It is frequently used as an alternative to leather in the production of firearm holsters and sheaths for knives. KYDEX Thermoplastic Sheet is a registered trademark of KYDEX, LLC and is the only manufacturer of this material.

KYDEX® sheet is an extremely durable thermoplastic alloy extruded in a range of colors, patterns, textures, thicknesses and grades to optimize long-term performance, appearance and cost-effectiveness. It is manufactured in 40 specialized grades in Kleerdex Company, LLC’s ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 14001 certified facility to meet the most demanding and diverse end-use requirements.


  • Impact resistance
  • Flame retardance
  • Chemical resistance
  • Dimensional stability
  • Cleanability
  • Thermoforming


  • Equipment housings, shrouds and enclosures
  • Vents and grilles
  • Aircraft interior components
  • Mass transit vehicle components
  • Chutes, braces and equipment guards