Borofloat® by SCHOTT is a borosilicate glass with exceptionally high transparency, outstanding thermal resistance, high chemical durability, and excellent mechanical strength. The unique properties of Borofloat® make it applicable to numerous applications. Borofloat® offers the same mechanical properties as Corning Pyrex® with far superior optical qualities and flatness. Borofloat® has been used for high-temperature lighting applications, beds for 3D printers, micro slides, additive manufacturing processes and numerous other applications. Borofloat® is even being is used for space exploration as a key component in telescopes.
Very few glass types offer the same versatility of Borofloat® by SCHOTT.