ACRYLIC

Chemical Name: Polymethyl Methacrylate

Common/Trade Names: Perspex®

Abbreviation: PMMA

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

Material clarity

Lighter and stronger than glass

Can be bent and formed

Great for displays

UV resistant

Exceptionally long-life span 

Optically clear 

Good scratch resistance.

Access Technical Data Sheet here.

TYPICAL APPLICATIONS INCLUDE

Machine Parts, Covers & Guards

Framing / Model making 

Shop fitting / Shelving 

Manifolds 

Signage 

Parts for the medical industry 

Document Covers 

Architectural Applications 

Glazing

Sight Glasses 

Point of Purchase / Retail / Exhibition displays 

Light Fittings/Roof Lighting 

AVAILABLE IN

Components

Rod

Sheet

Tube

Block

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WHY CHOOSE US?

WORLD'S #1 NYLON

Widely accepted as the superior alternative to brass, bronze and alloys, AustLon® a high grade engineering plastic manufactured exclusively by McNeall Plastics, is the preferred material where issues stemming from abrasive wear, impact strength, bearing strength, noise, weight and corrosion have been difficult to resolve, outperforming even in the toughest working conditions.

AUSSIE MADE & OWNED

At McNeall Plastics, all our manufacturing is done in house at our NSW H/Q. So when you partner with us, you don’t have to worry about any potential disruption or delay to supply. Plus, you benefit from home-grown expertise, components built to Australian Standards and team that is here for the long-term, not just a quick sale.

EXPERIENCED TEAM

With 50 years of experience, our team knows what works. From qualified engineers and insightful management through to a production team that h seen and conquered component and engineering challenges across a myriad of industries, here at McNeall Plastics we have an unrivalled expertise that can provide your business with a true competitive advantage.

BESPOKE SOLUTIONS

Whether you need a standard or custom component, we can help. We manufacture custom components PLUS ARE  THE ONLY Australian manufacturer that develops custom formulations to create a truly optimal solution for your business. With astute insights, state of the art technology and a true passion to give you the best, you can be confident when choosing us.

CONTACT US TODAY

McNeall Plastics has been helping businesses for 50 years. Let us help you.

02 9858 0177

07 3883 4722

info@mcneallplastics.com.au

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Contact Details

02 9858 0177 (NSW)

07 3883 4722 (QLD)

info@mcneallplastics.com.au