Coatings for LiDAR protection

14th May 2024
Elevating Protection for Advanced Technologies: Introducing Optiguard™ Endurance – Coatings for LiDAR

In our rapidly advancing digital landscape, the evolution of plastics must keep pace with the relentless progress of technology. As screens and cover lenses become integral to safeguarding cutting-edge digital innovations, the demand for high-performance and durable materials, especially coatings for LiDAR, has never been greater.

Empowering Sensory Solutions: Optimizing Performance for LiDAR and Beyond
clip art image of 4 small robots rolling over a panel using LiDAR technology

In an increasingly automated world, sensors play a pivotal role in virtually every aspect of our lives. From precision range-finding LiDAR to robust motion-sensing PIR systems, the need for optical plastics with specialised coatings is paramount. These coatings not only enhance performance but also ensure resilience in harsh real-world environments.

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Introducing Optiguard™ Endurance: Revolutionizing Plastics Protection

We’re thrilled to introduce our latest innovation in plastics coating technology: Optiguard™ Endurance. This clear UV-curable coating represents a breakthrough in providing unparalleled weathering, chemical, and abrasion protection for a wide range of applications.

Key Features:

  • Super Hydrophobic: Optiguard™ Endurance boasts exceptional water-repelling properties, keeping surfaces clean and clear even in the harshest conditions.
  • High Optical Transmission: With superior optical clarity, this coating ensures optimal light transmission, making it an ideal choice for applications where continuous optical performance is crucial.
2 images, one of a water molecule on a bit of hydrophobic plastics, and another of a bar graph showing optical transmission improvement using the Optiguard Endurance coating for LiDAR
  • Low Friction: Enjoy reduced friction for smoother operation and enhanced durability.
  • Weatherability: Engineered to withstand extreme weather conditions, Optiguard™ Endurance provides long-lasting protection against UV radiation, temperature fluctuations, and moisture.
  • Chemical & Abrasion Resistant: Protect your surfaces from scratches, chemicals, and wear-and-tear, ensuring longevity and performance.
  • UV Resistant: Guard against UV degradation, preserving the integrity and appearance of your products.
  • Easy Clean: Effortlessly maintain pristine surfaces with easy-to-clean properties, saving time and effort on maintenance.


  • External Automotive (LiDAR / Radar): Ensure optimal performance and durability for automotive LiDAR and radar systems.
  • Headlamps: Maintain clarity and visibility for safer driving experiences.
  • Windshields: Enhance durability and visibility for improved safety on the road.
  • Train, Plane, Boat Windows: Protect windows from the elements while maintaining optical clarity for passengers.
  • Road Signage: Extend the lifespan of road signs with superior weather and abrasion resistance.
  • PIR Motion Sensor Covers: Safeguard sensors from environmental damage without compromising performance.
  • Safety Visors: Provide durable protection for safety visors in industrial and construction settings.
  • Bus Shelters: Keep bus shelter windows clear and resistant to wear for optimal visibility and durability.

Why Optiguard™ Endurance?

Optiguard™ Endurance is the ultimate solution for applications requiring uncompromising performance under challenging environmental conditions. Whether it’s automotive, aerospace, marine, or industrial, our coating delivers unmatched protection and longevity, ensuring your products maintain peak performance over time.

Experience the Difference with Optiguard™ Endurance

Upgrade your products today with Optiguard™ Endurance and experience the unparalleled combination of durability, clarity, and performance.

Contact us to learn more about how our coating solutions can elevate your products to the next level.

    Author: Chloe
    Author: Chloe
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