Clear Acrylic (Poly(methyl methacrylate) is used extensively in the medical industry.
Acrylic vacuum chambers, cabinets, boxes, doors and windows can be found in hospitals and laboratories around the world. Premac lead loaded acrylic is used for radiation shielding of radio isotopes.
Bray Plastics have extensive experience in working with acrylic. Machining, fabricating and forming in acrylics under their various trade names of Perspex, Plexiglas, Acrylite, Altuglas etc.
Acrylic Machining for the Medical Industry
Bray Plastics have established a primary position as suppliers to Medical equipment manufacturers.
This video gives a brief glimps of the process to manufacture Glove port assemblies in chemical and biological isolators used extensively by the NHS and research establishments.