Blue Translucent Acrylic Sheet

These translucent blue coloured acrylic sheets are perfect for a wide range of applications.

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Rectangle (Standard Sheet)

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Specify your corner radii in mm.
We will assume the orientation of your sheet matches the diagram below. To leave a corner square enter a value of 0.

Please note, there is not a standard radius. If you are unsure, we would recommend that the radius is equal to the sheet thickness. I.e. 3mm thick material would have a 3mm radius corner.

Rounded edges box

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NB Drawing is not to scale.

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This feature gives you the ability to have your sheet pre-drilled with four holes (one in each corner) for easy mounting.

For panels with a longest side of over 1000mm we recommend two extra holes for wall mounting to reduce flex. These will be placed half way along the longest side at no extra charge. If you require these extra holes please specify in the special instructions at the checkout.

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Drill location square
Specify your location for these holes by entering a value in mm for the distance between the edge of the sheet and the center of the hole as shown in the diagram by x or y.
Sheet Cost: £57.26 Inc. VAT
£47.72 Excl. VAT
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Circular Sheets

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Sheet Cost: £57.26 Inc. VAT
£47.72 Excl. VAT
Excl. Cutting Cost: £10.95 per unique size
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Bespoke

We have the knowledge, experience and technology to offer a bespoke design and fabrication service for plastic sheets to cater for almost any idea you can think of.

Please provide as much information on your size and design requirements and we will get back to you with a no obligation quote within 2 working days. You may also upload up to 5 files containing sketches or technical drawings to assist our designers with providing an accurate quote.

Here are some of the services we offer:
  • • Cut outs for sockets
  • • CNC laser cutting
  • • Laser engraving
  • • Diamond polishing
  • • Digital printing
  • • Drilling
  • • Heat bending

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** Price Reduction - Limited stock **

Available cut to your exact size requirements, blue translucent Perspex® acrylic sheets are perfect for a wide range of creative and commercial applications.

Key Features:

  • Easy to machine
  • Hygienic and food-safe
  • Incredibly easy to clean
  • Standard 5mm thickness  
  • Vivid colour that won't fade
  • Attractive lime green colour
  • Durable and impact resistant
  • Lightweight and easy to install
  • Sheet manufacturing process: Cast

These translucent cast acrylic sheets are renowned for their machinability and are incredibly easy to work with even the most common household tools. As far as their malleability goes, these acrylic splashbacks are remarkably versatile and can be effectively cut, drilled, routed and bent into shape.

Once they are ready to be installed, these lightweight kitchen splashbacks can be put into place and mounted with very little hassle. You do not need to be a DIY expert to install one of our acrylic kitchen splashbacks, but generally speaking it will require a minimum of two people to put up; if only for the sake of safety and efficiency.

The colour of these sheets will not diminish over time, irrelevant of how often you wash them or whether they are exposed to direct sunlight. The only thing you need to be aware of is that harsh cleaning chemicals and abrasive sponges will damage the material and leave behind thousands of tiny scratches that will mar the material's aesthetics. In order to clean acrylic splashbacks effectively all you'll ever need is warm, soapy water, a light cloth and a tiny amount of effort.      

Please Note: We recommend all acrylic splashbacks are not installed closer than 150mm to an open heat source such as a gas/electric hob.

NB: The Blue Translucent Cast Acrylic Kitchen Splashback may require a longer lead time than other products and any bespoke cutting (e.g socket cut outs or diagramed work) will incur an extra cost.  For any advice or to discuss customisation options, please call or email our sales team with any cutting list applicable.

3050 x 2030

Applications

Coloured acrylic sheet is a lightweight and strong material with a superb aesthetic which is suitable for a variety of uses including:

  • Retail displays
  • Kitchen splashbacks
  • Bathroom splashbacks
  • Advertising boards
  • Wall cladding
  • Innovative interior design

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Delivery Rates

Standard UK Mainland

Delivery Service        Est. Delivery Time Cost (exVAT) Cost (incVAT)
Economy 5 - 7 working days £10.89 £13.07
Standard 3 - 4 working days £16.95 £20.34
Express 1 - 2 working days* £29.85 £35.82
Nominated (Mon-Fri) N/A £20.00 £24.00
Nominated (Sat) N/A £25.00 £30.00
FREE ECONOMY DELIVERY ON ALL ORDERS OVER £100

*For orders placed before 12pm (Midday). For orders placed after 12pm (Midday) 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 917434 or info@cutplasticsheeting.co.uk 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 (Midday) then the earliest available date will be 4 working days from the current date. If your order is placed after 12pm (Midday) 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 917434 or info@cutplasticsheeting.co.uk. Please include your full name and order number in all communications with us.

Packaging information

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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Technical Specifications     
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

a) -40oC

b) 23oC

c) 70oC

 

110 MPa

80 MPa

40 MPa

ISO 527-2/1B/5
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

a) plastic/plastic

b) plastic/steel

c) steel/plastic

 

0.8

0.5

0.45

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Poisson’s ratio µƅ (dilation steel of 5% per min; up to 2% dilation; at 23oC)

0.37 ISO 527-1
Resistance to puck impact from thickness (Test Certificate No. from FMPA Stuttgart)  - similar to DIN 18032, part 3 
Acoustical Properties
 
Sound velocity (at room temperature) 2700 ... 2800 m/s  -
Weight sounded reduction index Rw at thickness:

4mm

6mm

10mm

 

26dB

30dB

32dB

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Optical Properties    
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
Electrical Properties    
Volume resistivity ρD

>1015 ohm.cm

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

3.6

2.7

DIN VDE 0303, Part 4 

Dissipation factor tan δ at 50 Hz

     at 0.1 MHz

0.06

0.02

DIN VDE 0303, Part 4 
Tracking, CTI-Value
600 DIN VDE 0303, Part 1
Thermal properties    

Coefficient of linear thermal expansion α for 0…50oC

7 . 10-5 (0.07)

DIN 53752-A
Possible expansion due to heat and moisture 5 mm/m  -
Thermal conductivity λ 0.19 W/mK DIN 52612

U-value, for thickness:

1mm

3mm

5mm

10mm

 

5.8oC

5.6oC

5.3oC

4.4oC

DIN 4701
Specific heat c 1.47 J/gK  -
Forming temperature 160...175oC  -

Max. surface temperature (IR radiator)

200  -
Max. permanent service temperature 80  -
Reverse forming temperature >80; >80; >90oC  -
Ignition temperature 425oC DIN 51794
Smoke gas volume very little

DIN 4102

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

ISO 75
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

Permeability to

water vapour

N2

O2

CO2

air

 

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

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