• Lead Glass

Lead Glass

Lead Glass (also known as Leaded Glass or Leaded X-Ray Glass) is primarily used in the medical and healthcare industry because of its excellent shielding properties against X-Ray and Gamma Rays. Lead Glass provides high visibility hence allowing transparent observation of patients in conditions where ionizing radiation is used. Lead Glass also finds use in industrial, commercial and nuclear applications.

Features of leaded X-Ray Glass

  • Excellent shielding properties against X-Ray and Gamma Rays
  • High Transparency
  • Good Electrical Characteristics
  • Low-temperature sealing which protects electronics against damage

Lead glass is available in various sizes and thicknesses

  • Standard Sizes
  • from 8" x 10" to 9' x 6'
  • Thickness Range
  • from 1.6 mm to 3.2 mm
  • Color
  • Transparent, Light Amber
Options for custom sizes and thickness available as per the requirement for your specific application

The selection of the right kind of lead glass would depend on considerations like the distance from the medical device, kind of radiation and the level of exposure.