Clear High Impact Acrylic Sheet is a good choice where increased resistance to blows and impact are important. These clear acrylic sheets are seven times more impact resistant than ordinary acrylic and as much as 70 times stronger than glass. Ideal for a wide range of applications where increased durability is important.
- Highly impact resistant – more than normal acrylic and glass
- Excellent optical clarity – better than polycarbonate or PETG
- Good protective material
- Better scratch resistance than PETG or polycarbonate
- Strong and durable
- Suitable for edge polishing
- Supplied with protective film on both sides
Impact Modified acrylic is produced by adding elastomers to the material before extrusion. These additions make the material more impact-resistant, but also slightly reduce the surface hardness and optical clarity. Varying degrees of impact modification is possible however 45% is most commonly used. It is available cut to size and shape with various thicknesses – please contact our sales team if you would like a quote for volume orders.
Please Note: This special purpose acrylic is ideal for screening windows liable to accidental damage and can be used to screen balconies and to provide protection against sports (eg golf and football). It is also relatively vandal proof so is a good choice where this sort of damage might occur.