Extruded Acrylic

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Properties of Extruded Acrylic.

• Excellent thermoforming capabilities

• Very good UV resistance

• B2 / Class 4 / UL 94 HB fire rated

• 92% light transmission

• Outstanding weatherability

• High impact resistance

• Easily fabricated

• Resistant to inorganic acids

• Suitable for food contact

• Max continuous operating temperature 70°C

• Max intermittent operating temperature 90°C

 

 

 

Suggested Thermoforming Conditions.

Thermofomring of sheet 3mm to 10mm.

Optimal Forming Temperature

°C

160

Forming Temperature Range

°C

130-180

Heating Time (two sided infrared)

min

1-10

Cooling Time

min

0.5-4

Optimal Mold Temperature                                   

°C    

85

Free Shrinkage at Forming Temperature:

Extrusion Direction

%

1-3

Transversal Direction

%

0