KYDEX® 6565

Introduction to KYDEX® 6565 Sheet By SEKISUI

KYDEX® 6565 Sheet is a proprietary, high performance thermoplastic sheet specifically formulated to meet the safety needs of the aviation industry.

General Information

KYDEX® 6565 meets all fire retardancy requirements set forth in Federal Aviation Regulations 25.853 paragraphs (a) and (d) (old (c)) including low heat release (65 / 65) in the OSU rate of heat release test. Its excellent properties make it the ideal material to form 2 and 3-dimensional aircraft components.

Suggested Applications

  • Seat partsBulkhead laminates
  • Window shades
  • Armrests
  • Life vest shrouds
  • Moulding strips
  • Passenger service units
  • Tray tables
  • Monitor shrouds
  • Kick panels


  • Available in over 200 developed colours, various textures and thicknesses ranging from 0.71mm (0.028”) and up
  • Easy to clean with aggressive cleaners such as Soft Scrub®, Fantastic®, and citrus-based cleaners such as Citri Kleen® (avoid ammoniated cleaners)
  • Meets the stringent requirements of FAR 25.853 paragraph (d) in all thicknesses and colors
  • Forms deep draws with low forces when heated to the upper end of forming temperature range
  • Crisp detail, minimal rejects
  • Can be formed on all standard presses and cut on all standard die-cutting machines
  • Secondary operations include: machining, sawing, blanking, punching, etc. are easily performed

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