Panel Systems have been selected as the UK distributor for ThermHex, a new polypropylene honeycomb material, suitable for a wide variety of applications.
Thermhex is an extremely strong, lightweight material that is available in a range of standard sizes from Panel Systems. The company is also able to supply composite panels based on Thermhex, along with bespoke sizing and machining to meet specific customer requirements.
Chris Ibbotson, Managing Director of Panel Systems, explains:
As a company we already serve the majority of the markets for this material and we see it as a great opportunity to provide an innovative new stronger, lighter and more durable product to the market place. Our fabrication and machining capabilities mean we can take the base material and bond and machine it, as required, to meet customer specific applications.
Thermhex is available is a range of different core densities to suit specific project requirements, with core thicknesses from 3.5mm to 30mm. Standard sheet size is 2500mm x 1250mm with the capability to increase this to 6000mm x 1400mm. The material is suitable for bonding to a range of thin facing materials, such as metals, plastics, timber and decorative laminate to offer the multiple benefits of aesthetics, strength and lightness.
Manufactured in Germany in a patented process which ensures rigidity in terms of its mechanical strength, as well as stability, Thermhex is also resistant to chemicals and moisture. Thermhex is 100% recyclable, as part of ensuring ethical and sustainable sourcing of materials.