Extruded Acrylic Rod Clear 15mm dia

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100577
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MaterialAcrylic
SeriesExtruded
ColourClear
Length (mm)1000
Weight (kg)0.21
Diameter (mm)15

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Extruded acrylic is a clear rod with excellent optical clarity and high impact resistance.

Features and benefits

  • Transparency: Extruded acrylic boasts exceptional transparency, allowing it to transmit light almost as efficiently as glass. This makes it an excellent material for applications that require visibility and optical clarity.
  • Durability: It exhibits high impact resistance, making it less likely to shatter or break compared to glass. This property is particularly beneficial in safety-critical applications.
  • Weathertightness: Extruded acrylic has good weather resistance, making it suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications. It can withstand exposure to UV radiation without significant degradation.
  • Lightweight: It is lighter than glass, which simplifies handling and installation.
  • Machinability: Extruded acrylic can be easily cut, drilled, and shaped, allowing for customisation to meet specific project requirements.

Applications

Due to its excellent properties, extruded acrylic finds applications in various industries and fields, including but not limited to:

  • Signage and displays
  • Architectural glazing
  • Skylights and canopies
  • Light fixtures and lenses
  • Point of purchase displays
  • Acrylic furniture and home decor
  • Automotive and marine windows
  • Protective shields and barriers

Overall, extruded acrylic is a highly versatile material with numerous advantages, making it a popular choice for both industrial and consumer applications.