A popular choice of material for areas that require high levels of hygiene, sheet acrylic boasts a high resistance to chemicals and is simple to maintain. Acrylic’s resistance to chemicals and easy upkeep has made it a very popular choice for kitchen worktops and surfaces in restaurants, pubs and homes.
Since its inception, acrylic has always been a popular alternative to glass as it can have the same transparent clarity but is also lighter and more durable. In addition to this, acrylic (also known as Perspex) is available in a large number of vivid colours, which means it can be simply incorporated into any area, in any style. Other key features include:
Please be aware that this extremely vibrant pink material needs to be fixed to a blemish-free wall, ideally with a white or light background. Dark blemishes or tape can sometimes show witness marks though the front face of the material.Please Note: Acrylic sheets should not be used at the rear of gas/electric hobs without protection or within close proximity to a high heat source.
Colour of sheets may differ slightly due to variances in your computer display.
Coloured acrylic sheet is a lightweight and strong material with a superb aesthetic which is suitable for a variety of uses including:
Reviewed by Danny on 09 Dec 2016
Have used this company a few times now and everything about them is excellent. I would not shop anywhere else for this type of product.
Reviewed by Sam.p on 10 Jan 2016
I purchased 9 sheets of different coloured plastic to create a splash back for my sink in my room .. The price and quality perfect the service also perfect will be ordering very soon for shelving :...
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Fantastic service, spot on description
Reviewed by H Agley on 30 Jun 2014
Brilliant colour match, have now ordered more ! Excellent delivery service.
Quality and very competitive
Reviewed by vmaxcec on 19 May 2014
Bought as a splashback for a new kitchen after receiving a few samples and I couldn`t be happier.. Quality is spot on and better value than a lot of competitors.. 5*
Reviewed by David in Holmfirth on 15 Apr 2013
I ordered 8 pieces of pre cut sheeting with precise measurements these arrived exactly to time and the measurements were as requested. The packing was first class. I reused the cardboard to make te...
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Reviewed by Mark Fraser on 01 Oct 2012
What a great product cut to perfection and delivered very quickly I used the magenta pink cast acrylic sheet to transform a tired bathroom on the bath side and doors and it looks great, "very desig...
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Fantastic look in the kitchen
Reviewed by Amarjit on 25 Aug 2012
I ordered this for my kitchen with funky pink colour. It looks fantastic with my oak cabinets. Its so easy to fit by just glueing it. Tiling would have took ages. I recommend this to anyone upgradi...
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Standard UK Mainland
|Delivery Service||Est. Delivery Time||Cost (exVAT)||Cost (incVAT)|
|Economy||5 - 7 working days||£9.89||£11.87|
|Standard||3 - 4 working days||£15.95||£19.14|
|Express||1 - 2 working days*||£29.85||£35.82|
|FREE ECONOMY DELIVERY ON ALL ORDERS OVER £100|
*For orders placed before 12pm. For orders placed after 12pm this service is 2 - 3 working days.
Please note some postcodes e.g. Scottish Islands, Isle of Wight may incur excess shipping charges, we reserve the right to request this from our customers before shipment. If you do not want to incur this additional cost you may cancel your order and obtain a full refund.
All delivery deadlines are subject to stock availability - in the unlikely event that we cannot meet your delivery expectations we will contact you immediately to make alternative arrangements. If you are unhappy with what we can offer then you are entitled to a full refund no questions asked.
How quickly will my order arrive?
We now offer several delivery services to best suit our customers needs. Please see the shipping rates table for estimated delivery times associated with each service.
We are very proud of our excellent customer service so if you have a deadline, or require your order delivered to a non-mainland UK address which may take slightly longer, please do not hesitate to contact us on 01752 897921 or [email protected] for more information.
Nominated Delivery (request a delivery date)
Our nominated delivery service allows you to specify a day which your order is delivered on. Simply select nominated delivery in the checkout and then choose the date most convenient for you.
If your order is placed before 12pm then the earliest available date will be 4 working days from the current date. If your order is placed after 12pm then the earliest available date will be 5 working days from the current date.
Sundays and Bank Holidays are not available for nominated delivery. Currently nominated delivery is only available for UK mainland addresses only.
How can I track the status of my order?
We pride ourselves on great customer service and communication – during the order process you will receive several emails to keep you up to date with the status of your order and also when it has been dispatched. If you require extra information please contact our customer support team on 01752 897921 or [email protected] Please include your full name and order number in all communications with us.
We have an excellent relationship with our courier service and all orders are meticulously packed using a variety of materials to ensure the sheets arrive in excellent condition. Where necessary, larger sheets may be shipped on a pallet(s) to guarantee against breakage.
Delivery to alternate address
If you require your order to be sent to an address different to the billing address you may do this during the checkout process.
Collecting orders in person
If you wish to collect your order in person please select 'collect in person' from the delivery options in the checkout. All orders collected in person will not incur any delivery charges.
Q. Is acrylic sheeting suitable for use as a splashback behind a hob or oven?
A: No. Temperatures of over 60°C will affect acrylic, so it is not suitable for use in close proximity to heatsources. A popular solution is to protect the acrylic splashback directly behind the heat source with a sheet of toughened glass.
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|Mechanical Properties||Cast Acrylic||Test Standard|
|Density ρ||1.19 g/cm3||ISO 1183|
|Impact Strength acU (Charpy)||15 KJ/m2||
ISO 179/lfu no break
|Notched Impact Strength acN (lzod)||1.6 KJ/m2||ISO 180/1 A|
|Notched Impact Strength acN (Charpy)||- KJ/m2||ISO 179/1eA|
Tensile Strength σM
|Elongation at break εB||5.5 %||ISO 527-2 1B/5|
|Nominal elongation at break εtB||- %||ISO 527-2/1B/50|
|Flexural strength σЬB, Standard test specimen (80x10x4mm3)||115 MPa||ISO 178 (5mm/min)|
|Compressive yield stress σdF||110 MPa||ISO 604|
|Max. safety stress σmax. (up to 40oC)||5 ... 10 MPa||-|
|Modulus of elasticity Et (short-term value)||3300 MPa||ISO 527-2/1B/1|
|Min. cold bending radius||330 x thickness||-|
|Dynamic shear modulus G at approx. 10Hz||1700 MPa||ISO 537|
|Indentation hardness H961/30||175 MPa||
ISO 2039-1 120; 100
|Abrasion resistance in Taber abrader test )100 rev.; 5.4 N; CS-10F)||20 ... 30 %haze||ISO 9352|
Coefficient of friction µ
Poisson’s ratio µƅ (dilation steel of 5% per min; up to 2% dilation; at 23oC)
|Resistance to puck impact from thickness (Test Certificate No. from FMPA Stuttgart)||-||similar to DIN 18032, part 3|
|Sound velocity (at room temperature)||2700 ... 2800 m/s||-|
|Weight sounded reduction index Rw at thickness:
|Transmittance ƬD65||~92%||DIN 5036, Part 3|
|UV transmission||no; no; no||-|
|Reflection loss the visible range (for each surface)||4%||-|
|Total energy transmittance g||85%||DIN EN 410|
|Adsorption in the visible range||< 0.05%||-|
|Refractive index nD20||1.491||ISO 489|
|Volume resistivity ρD||
|DIN VDE 0303, Part 3|
|Surface resistivity ROA||5.1013ohm||DIN VDE 0303, Part 3|
|Dielectric strength Ed (1mm specimen thickness)||~30 kV/mm||DIN VDE 0303, Part 2|
Dielectric constant ε at 50 Hz
at 0.1 MHz
|DIN VDE 0303, Part 4|
Dissipation factor tan δ at 50 Hz
at 0.1 MHz
|DIN VDE 0303, Part 4|
||600||DIN VDE 0303, Part 1|
Coefficient of linear thermal expansion α for 0…50oC
7 . 10-5 (0.07)
|Possible expansion due to heat and moisture||5 mm/m||-|
|Thermal conductivity λ||0.19 W/mK||DIN 52612|
U-value, for thickness:
|Specific heat c||1.47 J/gK||-|
Max. surface temperature (IR radiator)
|Max. permanent service temperature||80||-|
|Reverse forming temperature||>80; >80; >90oC||-|
|Ignition temperature||425oC||DIN 51794|
|Smoke gas volume||very little||
|Smoke gas toxicity||non||DIN 53436|
|Smoke gas corrosiveness||non|
|Fire rating class||B 2, normally flammable||DIN 4102|
|Class 3||BS 476, Part 7 + 6|
|TP(b)||BS 2782, Method 508A|
|M4||NF P 92 501 + 92 505|
|Vicat softening temperature||115oC||ISO 306, Method B 50|
Heat deflection temperature under load (HDT)
a) deflection 1.8 MPa
b) deflection 0.45 MPa
105; 105; 107oC
113; 113; 115oC
|Behaviour Towards Water|
Water absorption (24hrs, 23oC) from dry state; specimen 60 x 60 x 2mm3
|41mg||ISO 62, Method 1|
|Max. weight gain during immersion||2.1%||ISO 62, Method 1|
2.3 . 10-10 g cm/cm2 h Pa
4.5 . 10-15 g cm/cm2 h Pa
2.0 . 10-14 g cm/cm2 h Pa
1.1 . 10-13 g cm/cm2 h Pa
8.3 . 10-15 g cm/cm2 h Pa
Design & Fabrication
Despite our name, at Cut Plastic Sheeting we can do much more than just cut to size sheets.
We also offer a bespoke design and fabrication service for plastic sheets to cater for almost any idea you can think of.
We have access to some of the UK's leading plastic engineers and designers to bring your project to life and our highly adaptable team can cater for all projects no matter how big or small.
Here are some of the services we offer:
Please get in touch to discuss your requirements.
email: [email protected]
phone: 01752 897921