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Acrylic Panels
Description

Acrylic Panels are lightweight and can be cut to any size and used for a wide range of purposes including, clearview roofing panels, interior wall linings, kitchen splashbacks, shelving and displays, reception area signage, internal balustrading panels, safety barriers and noise/wind barriers. 

Acrylic panels are formed as a cast rigid sheet, and are supplied in a wide variety of sizes with thicknesses available from 2.0mm to 25.0mm. Standard sheet sizes:

  • 2440 x 1220mm 
  • 2490 x 1270mm
  • 2490 x 1880mm
  • 3050 x 2030mm

Acrylic is mainly produced as a clear substrate however it is available multiple colours, including opaques, tints, fluros, and gold or silver mirror finishes. Speciality finishes including opaque satin, crystal single and double sided, or edge tints. Prismatic and non-reflective acrylic panels are also available.

Key Features
  • Available in a range of sheet sizes and thicknesses and cut to size
  • Range of colour and finishes
  • Suitable for interior and exterior use
  • UV rated
  • Scratch resistant
  • Bullet-proof and smash-proof options
Categories / Ranges
Signs and Features Panels
Scope of Use
  • Typically used in heath and educational facilities, commercial offices, retail, and residential apartments
  • Suitable for interior and exterior use
  • Mounting options:
    • Wall mounted with side clamps, mono-mounts, or multi-mounts
    • Ceiling mounted — suspended with wire and acrylic grips
    • Aluminium framing to fix to walls, ceilings and floors  
  • High Impact Acrylic Panels are suitable for use as noise and safety barriers on bridges and walkways
  • Clearview panels suitable as a roofing panel
Limitations on Use
  • Not suitable for use in areas of extreme heat or naked flames
In-Service History

Poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA), also known as acrylic was developed in 1928 and has been used within New Zealand for the last 20-25 years.

Acrylic Panels are being used worldwide for various industrial, commercial and residential projects.

Other Performance Attributes
  • Density 1.19g/cm3
  • Weight; (3mm) 3.69kg/m2
  • Gauge Tolerance; +/- 8%
  • UV Performance: Good*
  • Abrasive Resistance: Fair*
  • Impact Strength: Good*
  • Light Transmission: 92% (Clear)
  • Service Temperature: 80°C
  • Vicat Softening Temperature: 115°C
  • Forming Temperature: 160°C - 175°C
  • Minimum Cold Bending Radius: 330 times the sheet thickness
  • Expansion/ Contraction Rate: 5mm/m
  • Fire Rating: Group 4*

Warranty and Maintenance

  • Acrylic sheets have a standard manufacturers warranty
  • Plexiglas Acrylic Panels offers a warranty up to 30 years clear and 10 years for colours
  • Clean with warm soapy water and a soft cloth
Documents
Data Sheet: SatinGlas
Data Sheet: PLEXIGLAS GS
Transparent Noise/Safety Barriers: Acoustic Properties
Data Sheet: Acrylic
Data Sheet: Transparent Noise/Safety Barriers
Data Sheet: PLEXIGLAS Optical Hard Coat
Data Sheet: ClearVue
Test Results
Colour Range

Signage and display manufacturers since 1958, specialising in architectural, commercial real estate, health and educational facilities, and hospitality.

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