Sheet DURAPLEX® Impact Modified Acrylic

DURAPLEX continuously-processed, impact-modified acrylic sheet is up to 30 times stronger than double-strength window glass and 50 times stronger than polished wire glass or other glasses, making it an excellent choice for displays, skylights, signage and replacement windows. DURAPLEX is available in custom impact blends and a range of thicknesses, widths, colors and patterns and in flat sheets or roll stock.

Run-to-Size Capabilities

  • THICKNESS 0.040" – 0.500"
  • WIDTH 5" – 105"
  • LENGTH 14" – 216"
  • Indoor
  • Outdoor
AVAILABLE COLORS Custom colors available.

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

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

Features & Benefits

40% impact modified acrylic is 5 to 6 times stronger than general purpose acrylic, 10 to 15 times stronger than double strength window glass, and 20 to 30 times stronger than polished wire glass or other glasses

100% impact modified acrylic is 10 times stronger than general purpose acrylic, approximately 20 to 30 times stronger than double strength window glass, approximately 40 to 50 times stronger than polished wire glass or other glasses

Thicknesses .040"–.500"; widths up to 105"

Offered in clear, colors, patterns, and Run-To-Size

ITEM # COLORS PATTERN/TEXTURES MASKING THICKNESS (in.) SIZE (in.) SQ FT PACK QTY SKID QTY REQUEST
1X08123A Clear 40% Impact Modified Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .080 18” x 24” 3 10 open
1X08126A Clear 40% Impact Modified Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .080 30” x 60” 12.500 5 open
1X08127A Clear 40% Impact Modified Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .080 24” x 48” 8 6 open
1X02448A Clear 40% Impact Modified Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .093 24” x 48” 8 10 open
1X02830A Clear 40% Impact Modified Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .093 28” x 30” 5.833 10 open
1X03244A Clear 40% Impact Modified Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .093 32” x 44” 9.778 10 open
1X08105A Clear 40% Impact Modified Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .093 8” x 10” .556 5 open
1X47435A Clear 70% Impact Modified Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .118 48” x 96” 32 5 open
1X47433A Clear 70% Impact Modified Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .177 48” x 96” 32 3 open

Physical

TEST METHOD

UNITS

DURAPLEX 30%

DURAPLEX 70%

DURAPLEX OPTIX SG05 (50%)

DURAPLEX OPTIX SG10 (100%)

Specific Gravity/Relative Density

ASTM D792

1.18

1.16

1.17

1.15

Light Transmission -Total

ASTM D1003

%

92

90

92

90

Light Transmission - Haze

ASTM D1003

%

2

>3

2

>3

Water Absorption

ASTM D570

%

0.3

0.3

0.3

0.3

Mold Shrinkage

ASTM D955

mils/in

3-6

3-6

3-6

3-6

Mechanical

TEST METHOD

UNITS

DURAPLEX 30%

DURAPLEX 70%

DURAPLEX OPTIX SG05 (50%)

DURAPLEX OPTIX SG10 (100%)

Tensile Strength

ASTM D638

psi

9,000

7,100

8,000

5,600

Tensile Modulus of Elasticity

ASTM D638

psi

376,000

304,000

340,000

250,000

Flexural Strength

ASTM D790

psi

13,690

10,610

12,000

8,300

Izod Impact Strength – Molded Notch

ASTM D256

ft-lb/in Notch

0.6

0.9

0.7

1.1

Ball Drop Impact

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Rockwell Hardness

ASTM D785

M-78

M-59

M-68

M-46

Thermal

TEST METHOD

UNITS

DURAPLEX 30%

DURAPLEX 70%

DURAPLEX OPTIX SG05 (50%)

DURAPLEX OPTIX SG10 (100%)

Deflection Temperature @ 264 psi (1.8 MPa)

ASTM D648

°F

198

190

194

185

Coefficient of Thermal Expansion

ASTM D696

in/in/°F

3.5x10-5

4.5x10-5

4x10-5

5x10-5

Flammability (Burning Rate)

ASTM D635

in/minute

0.85

1.53

1.25

1.97

Flammability

UL 94

HB

HB

HB

HB

Smoke Density Rating

ASTM D2843

%

5.2

11.5

8.5

16.5

Self-Ignition Temperature

ASTM D1929

°F

>850

>850

>850

>850

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**Applicable to the acrylic substrate

These suggestions and data are based on information we believe to be reliable. They are offered in good faith, but without guarantee, as conditions and methods of use are beyond our control. We recommend that the prospective user determine the suitability of our materials and suggestions before adopting them on a commercial scale.