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Makrolon® DX = Diffusion eXcellence.

Makrolon® DX Line - Light diffusing sheets

High quality polycarbonate sheets for LED applications developed and produced by Covestro are an attractive material for all kinds of luminaires where you want to get high brightness, meaning high light efficiency of your LEDs or create fantastic atmosphere, filled up with colorful light emotions.

The advanced diffusion technology from Covestro provides you with hiding power for LED hot spots but still allows plenty of light come through what results in very high but uniform brightness, even in very slim designs.

Two types for every taste are available:

  • Makrolon┬« DX warm is a diffuser sheet with a warm and pleasant colour appearance, even when backlit with cold white LEDs. Besides Makrolon┬« DX warm enhances colour rendering of light coming from red, green, blue LEDs and/or from the combination thereof.┬á
  • Makrolon┬« DX cool is a diffuser sheet with cool and fresh colour appearance, even when the LEDs are in off mode.

You┬┤ll benefit from:

  • Extreme high light transmission and high diffusivity at the same time
  • Extreme impact strength
  • Resistance to wide range of temperature


  • LED lighting fixtures and luminaires
  • LED based signage applications┬á
  • Street furniture where efficient lighting technologies are in use┬á

Available in:

  • 1.5 and 3 mm sheet thickness
  • Dimension: 2.050 x 1.250 mm
Type Title / Filesize Link
Brochure general overview (2 MB)
Datasheet data sheet (260 kB)
Productflyer DX flyer (2 MB)
Technical Manual Technical Manual Solid (7 MB)