DESCRIPTION

Bright clarity, excellent transparency and easy to thermoform, The PLAZCRYL PMMA extruded sheets provide long-life UV resistant products for visual communication, architectural and plastic sheets for 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
  • Signag
  • Automotive

Features and Benefits

  • Highly transparent, 92% light transmission
  • Low haze <1%
  • Hard surface
  • Excellent colour stability
  • 10 year limited warranty
  • Proved weather resistance
  • Easily thermoformed and machined
  • Easily glue bonded
  • Cold curving capability
  • Less half the weight of glass
  • Recycle 100% after use
  • No carcinogenic or hazardous substances
  • REACH certification
  • Food approved
  • Friendly to the environment
  • Non toxics fumes emitted in fire
  • Fires can be easily extinguished with water
  • Easily polished and reshape

Applications: ArchitectureHome environment and Signage

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

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

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