Sunday - Dec 17, 2017

Know Everything About Hemispheres and Domes


Different types of hemispheres usually have varied uses.One can make use of it as a salad bowl or can flip it over to protect and encase a treasured item. By carrying out an online research you will come across unique sizes and shapes of hemispheres that suit variety of applications. There are different types of hemispheres offered in the market such as plastic hemispheres, Perspex hemispheres, acrylic hemispheres, etc. Each type of hemisphere has high impact strength and is available in a wide variety of hues.

Acrylic hemispheres are usually more expensive than PVC. As the hemispheres are free blown so their shape is not exact. They prove very useful in securing electronic cameras or as covers for artistic sculptures. There are several online retailers who are engaged in selling of hemispheres made out of clear and sturdy acrylic.

Different types of hemispheres have been used for years by the retail industry for photographers, product displays, students and research labs. Besides acrylic hemispheres, one can also find acrylic domes offered in the market. These domes can be used to safeguard security electronic cameras, covers for different flower plants and for creative sculptures.

Apart from hemispheres, domes have been also used by industries. Manufacturing units make use of innovative systems and equipment. Domes which are manufactured usually have to undergo quality checking procedures to ensure its shape consistency and optical clarity. After having undergone these processes, the product range comprising of different types of domes are then dispatched in the market for use. These domes prove helpful for architects, builders, developers, roofers, etc.

While this was about plastic domes, let us discuss about Perspex domes. One can find this type of dome in different diameters. They are best suitable for display, food industries and lighting purposes. The comprehensive range of Perspex domes which you find in the market are used for point of sale, display, signs, camera protection, etc. This type of dome offers the best way of displaying and at the same time protecting expensively priced products. A unique thing about these domes is that they offer superior level of protection to your collectibles against dirt or dust and further enhances clear display.

Acrylic domes are used in different types of skylights and a good thing about them is that they have unique properties which facilitate their introduction in various applications. It has certain properties such as resistance to corrosion, low thermal conductivity, easy formability, lightness, etc. They are used for a wide variety of applications including underwater cameras, submersible light covers, remotely operated underwater vehicles, etc.

Traditionally, acrylic domes available in the market have attained popularity for their scratch resistance capacity and high transparency, when compared to other types of plastics. There are several manufacturers who engage in manufacturing of high quality domes with utmost accuracy and precision, whilst maintaining quality factor.  Glass domes are also very popular in the market and are mainly used for covering clocks. They can also be used for displaying small sized ornaments, owing to their fragile nature and are mainly used for protecting it from dust, instead of damage. Thus, domes and hemispheres have their own utility and significance.

Author Bio

Daniel Clark is a renowned freelancer. He likes to write on a variety of topics such as Perspex hemispheres, plastic displays, gardening, etc.