Acrylic

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Acrylic

acrylic-collageRedco™ Acrylic sheet products are of the highest quality with tight thickness tolerances. Redco Acrylic offers an economical and longer lasting alternative to glass with its high optical characteristics and low stress levels. Redco™ Acrylic is a product with outstanding optical clarity, beauty, weather resistance, and won’t yellow with exposure to the sun.  It can be fabricated into almost any form, be easily cut, drilled, cemented, polished, formed or molded to the most exact specifications.

Redco™ Acrylic sheet is produced in various surface finishes and colours to satisfy a multitude of design and fabrication possibilities.  It is strong, light weight and available in transparent, translucent and opaque colours or colourless sheets.

  • Excellent light transmission and does not yellow after prolonged exposure to sunlight.
  • Resists many chemicals including ammonia solutions, dilute acids and aliphatic hydrocarbons.
  • More shatter-resistant than glass and is available in a special bullet resistant thickness.
  • Half the weight of glass and only 40% as heavy as aluminum.

Redco™ Acrylic  sheet is readily available in a variety of standard sizes and thicknesses, in colors and colorless (below).

A P P L I C A T I O N S :

Aircraft windows, mass transit windows, achitectural and protective glazing, signs, lighting diffusers, skylights, displays, camper and RV tops, mirrors, etc…

 

 

R E D C O™  F E A T U R E   A P P L I C A T I O N S :

Redco™ Acrylic Blocks

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Redco™ Acrylic Waterslide Section

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STANDARD SIZES:

CLEAR SHEET

Thickness in Inches Thickness in Millimetres Pounds Per Sq Ft
1/8 3.00 0.73
3/16 4.50 1.10
¼ 6.00 1.47
3/8 9.50 2.31
½ 12.70 3.08
5/8 15.90 3.85
¾ 19.10 4.62
1 25.40 6.15

Cutting Tolerance:  + or – 1/8” on cut sheets, allow .125” for saw cut.
Where close tolerance must be held add 20%.
Standard Sheets:  48 x 96 (extruded acrylic), 49 x 97 (cast acrylic)
Extra Large Sheets Available

 

MATTE (FROST) FINISHED

Thickness in Inches Thickness in Millimetres Pounds Per Sq Ft
Clear
1/8 3 .73
3/16 4.5 1.10
¼ 6.0 1.47
3/8 3.5 2.31
½ 12.70 3.08
¾ 19.10 4.62
1 25.40 6.15
Colored
1/8 3 .73
3/16 4.5 1.10
¼ 6.0 1.47
3/8 3.5 2.31
½ 12.70 3.08
¾ 19.10 4.62
1 25.40 6.15

Standard Sheets:  49 x 97, 61 x 97, 73 x 97, 49 x 124
Call for quotes on extra-large sheets.

 

COLORED ACRYLIC SHEET

Thickness in Inches Thickness in millimeters Pounds Per Sq Ft
1/8 3.17 0.73
3/16 4.36 1.10
¼ 6.35 1.47
3/8 9.52 2.31
½ 12.7 2.94

Standard Sheets: 49” X 97”, 49” x 73”
Cutting Tolerance: + or – 1/16”

 

WHITE ACRYLIC SHEET

Thickness in Inches Thickness in Millimeters Pounds Per Sq Ft
1/8 3.17 0.73
3/16 4.36 1.10
1/4 6.35 1.47
3/8 9.52 2.31
1/2 12.70 3.08

 

CLEAR HEAVY ACRYLIC SHEET

Thickness in Inches Thickness in Millimeters Pounds Per Sq Ft
1-1/4 31.7 7.70
1-1/2 38.1 9.25
1-3/4 44.4 10.7
2 50.8 12.3
2-1/2 63.5 15.4
3 76.2 18.5
3-1/2 88.9 21.5
4 101.6 25.0
5 127.0 31.0

 

CAST ACRYLIC BLOCKS

Sizes (unstocked):

(Clear)

6” x 24”

18” x 18”

12” x 12”

18” x 24”

12” x 24”

24” x 24”

Cut sheets: Any foot increments off 48” width (not available at all locations).

EXTRUDED PROFILES AND TUBES ALSO AVAILABLE.

Minimum orders may apply.