Chemical Name: Polymethyl Methacrylate
Common/Trade Names: Perspex®
Properties (Colour): Clear, opaque as well as a range of colours and tints
Machining: Due to acrylics brittle nature care has to be taken in order to achieve fine finishes without chipping.
Types: Extruded and Cast (preferred when machining and polishing).
Chemical Resistance: Unaffected by aqueous solutions of most laboratory chemicals, by detergents, cleaners, dilute inorganic acids, alkalies, and aliphatic hydrocarbons. However, acrylics are NOT recommended for use with chlorinated or aromatic hydrocarbons, esters, or ketones.
KEY BENEFITS OF ACRYLIC
Lighter and stronger than glass
Can be bent and formed
Great for displays
Exceptionally long-life span
Good scratch resistance.
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TYPICAL APPLICATIONS INCLUDE
Machine Parts, Covers & Guards
Framing / Model making
Shop fitting / Shelving
Parts for the medical industry
Point of Purchase / Retail / Exhibition displays
Light Fittings/Roof Lighting
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