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SHOW HISTORY

DOING IT RIGHT SINCE 1950

The Plaskolite success story spans six decades. See how it all began.

1951

Plastic drinking straws gave us our first taste of success.

1952

Plaskolite introduces the "lifetime fly swatter," the must-have accessory for every front porch.

1954

As fluorescent lighting fixtures become popular, Plaskolite begins extruding prismatic patterned lenses.

1960

Remember the hula hoop craze? Plaskolite manufactured hula hoops in the early sixties.

1970

Plaskolite begins producing smooth acrylic sheets for storm doors and windows; it's much safer than plate glass.

1974

Plaskolite builds its first polymer plant, enabling us to produce our own pellets for sheet production.

1994

With the purchase of MIR-ACRYL, Plaskolite begins producing mirrored acrylic sheet; security mirrors; and hard-coated acrylic sheet products.

1996

Plaskolite acquires Continental Acrylics, a specialty polymers business.

1997

The acquisition of RAM PRODUCTS' flat sheet business enables Plaskolite to begin production of 19 acrylic mirror colors.

2000

In August, Plaskolite completes construction on a state-of-the-art 245,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Zanesville, Ohio.

2006

Plaskolite acquired Bunker Plastics, a leading manufacturer of polycarbonate mirror; formed security and transportation mirror; and performance enhancement plastic coatings.

2007

Plaskolite acquires the continuously processed acrylic sheet division of Lucite International, including manufacturing plants in Olive Branch, Miss., and Monterrey, Mexico.

2012

Plaskolite acquires the North American VIVAK® line of PETG sheet from Bayer MaterialScience LLC.

2014

Plaskolite acquires the mirror sheet product line
from SPECCHIDEA s.r.l. of Torino, Italy.

KSH Overlay

Sheet

KSH Overlay is a high-transmission acrylic panel used to diffuse lamp images and provide more uniform surface brightness. Designed to filter out the most damaging wavelengths of ultraviolet irradiation, this panel provides total lamp obscuration. It also reduces veiling reflections and reflected glare. Available in Clear, White, UVALITE and UVALITE Plus. KSH LED was engineered specifically for use with LED light sources. It provides optimum light transmission while eliminating undesired hotspots and luminance fluctuations.

Stock & Non-Stock Colors

*Colors on screen may not reflect exact matches to physical sheets.

*Custom colors available.

*Non-Stock colors, patterns or sizes may require a minimum quantity order.

Product Details

Run-to-size

Stock item

  • Thickness: .040" - .080"
  • Width: 2" - 50"
  • Length: 2" - 120"
  • Features: Weatherable
Item # Finishes Thickness (in.) Size (in.) Sq. Ft. Pack Qty. Skid Qty. Masking
405080-1 Matte White LED (87% LT) .040 23.75" x 47.75" 7.875 N/A 750 No Masking
405100-1 Matte White .040 23.75" x 47.75" 7.875 35 N/A No Masking
405112-1 Matte White .040 50" x 51" 17.708 N/A 750 No Masking
405118-1 Matte Clear .040 23.75" x 47.75" 7.875 35 N/A No Masking
  • KSH Overlay LED
  • Designed to be used in conjunction with flat prismatic panels and open cell louver products
  • Available in UVALITE┬« Plus - smooth finish that provides optimum ultraviolet protection

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