Automotive & Transit

SDC’s optically clear, premium CrystalCoat™ multi-purpose surface glazing treatments and weatherable coating system accelerates the durability of enclosed transit shelters for trains/trams, taxis and bus stops. Our innovative patented transportation vehicle applications include cars, trucks, motorcycles, planes, boats, trains, bus and motor coaches. Our subsidiary FSI Coating Technologies also offers a wide range of complementary anti-fog coating and film solutions for the automotive and transportation industry. SDC Automotive Applications Video.


  • Glass: insulated, laminated, safety, security, or specialty bullet proof and tinted glass
  • Polycarbonate, Acrylic and other Plastics
  • Aluminum and other Non-Ferrous Metals


  • Automotive & Transit: windows, side mirrors and camera systems, windshields and windscreens, canopies, lights, sun/moon roofs, cockpit instrument clusters, panel displays, and gauges
  • Electronics: Head-up displays, GPS navigation devices and systems, LED lighting


  • Exceptional optical clarity.
  • Premium weatherability and outdoor durability, will not discolor with exposure to sunlight.
  • Excellent resistance to abrasion, chemical, impact, and UV radiation.
  • Primer-free adhesion to polycarbonate and acrylic substrates.
  • Availability in thermal and UV-cure, for dip and flow applications.

Benefits – Value Proposition

  • Energy conservation, protection from ultraviolet rays results in lower temperature variances required for heating and cooling.
  • Easy to clean and maintain, resistance to oil, dirt and corrosion eliminates the need to polish chrome finishes.
  • May be cleaned with common household ammonia-free glass cleaners.
  • Optically clear, enabling safer driving and navigation.
  • Highly durable, resistant to scratches, mars, and chemical attack.
  • Versatile, compatible with anti-reflective, mirror and metalizing treatments.
  • Exceptional product quality and stability, reducing the need for frequent tank change-outs, streamlining and maximizing product yields.

Customer Success Story for Boat Windshields and Windows: AcryliCo Races Ahead with CrystalCoat MP-100

Scratch Resistant Coating for Automobiles

Benefits, Weatherable Coating System Value Proposition

  • Two part coating system, primer enhances adhesion and accelerates coatings protective performance features
  • Delivers best-in-class abrasion resistance to polycarbonate substrates.
  • Exceptional outdoor durability, premium UV protection and premium weatherability.
  • Optical clarity, will not discolor with exposure to sunlight.

Automotive Components

Motorcycle Components

Train Components