Acrylic Solid Sheets

Acrylic Solid Sheets 2017-08-02T12:14:46+00:00

Screen Shot 2016-04-18 at 12.34.41 PM

Acrylic Solid Sheets


Bright clarity, excellent transparency and easy to thermoform, The PLAZCRYL PMMA extruded sheets provide long-life UV resistant products for visual communication, architectural and interior design purposes.

Properties

More transparent than glass and half the weight, Plazcryl sheets have inherent UV resistance making them highly weather resistant and an excellent solution to many outdoor applications.

Applications

  • Glazing
  • Curtain walls
  • Noise reduction barriers
  • Lighting / Illumination
  • Sky light / Domes
  • Art design
  • POS display stands
  • Interior decoration
  • Furniture
  • Signage
  • Automotive

Features and Benefits

  • Highly transparent, 92% light transmission
  • Low haze <1%
  • Hard surface
  • Excellent colour stability
  • 10 year limited warranty
  • Superior weather resistance
  • Easily thermoformed and machined
  • Easily solvent bonded
  • Cold curving capability

Features and Benefits

  • Less than half the weight of glass
  • 100% Recyclable
  • No carcinogenic or hazardous substances
  • REACH certification
  • Food approved
  • Environmentally friendly
  • Non toxics fumes emitted in fire
  • Fires can be easily extinguished with water
  • Easily polished and reshaped
GENERAL PROPERTIES Standard UNITS PLAZCRYL PLAZCRYL SUPER HI IMPACT PMMA
S25 S30 S50 S75 S100
R7700 R7400 R7500 R7800 R7600
Density ISO 1183 g/cm3 1.19 1.19 1.19 1.18 1.17 1.16
OPTICAL
Total Light Transmittance ASTM D1003 % 92 92 92 91.5 91 91
Refractive Index ISO 489 1.49 1.49 1.49 1.49 1.49 1.49
Water Absorption ISO 62 (1) % 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
MECHANICAL
Tensile Strength ISO 527-2 MPa 72 57 54 50 45 40
Elongation at Break ISO 527-2 % 4 22 26 30 35 40
Tensile Modulus ISO 527-2 MPa 3330 2450 2275 2100 1900 1700
Flexural Strength ISO 178 MPa 106 88 84 79 71 62
Flexural Modulus ISO 178 MPa 3350 2470 2285 2100 1950 1800
Rockwell Hardness M -scale 95 77 73 68 56 44
Impact Resistant-
Izod Notched
ISO 180/1A kJ/m2 1.5 4 4.5 5 5.6 6.3
Impact Resistant –
Charpy Notched
ISO 179/1eA kJ/m2 4.3 5.25 6.2 6.9 7.6
Impact Resistant-
Charpy Unnotched
ISO 179/1fu kJ/m2 15 51 59 67 71.5 76
Flammability UL-94 class HB HB HB HB HB HB
THERMAL
DTUL (Deflection Temperature Under Load 1.8 Mpa) ISO 75-1 oC 95 92 91 90 85 83
CLTE (Coefficient Linear Thermal Expansion -parallel) ISO 11359 mm/meter 1/0C 0.065 0.07 0.08 0.1 0.105 0.11
Vicat Softening
Temperature (50 N)
ISO 306 oC 108 99 98 97 94 90
Recommended Continuous Service Temperature oC 70 65 63 63 62 62
Recommended Maximum Temperature / Short Time oC 91 86 83 81 76 74