SheetDURAPLEX 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.

  • THICKNESS .080” – .177”
  • WIDTH 8” – 96”
  • LENGTH 10” – 96”
  • 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 Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .080 18” x 24” 3 10
1X08126A Clear Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .080 30” x 60” 12.500 5
1X08127A Clear Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .080 24” x 48” 8 6
1X02448A Clear Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .093 24” x 48” 8 10
1X02830A Clear Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .093 28” x 30” 5.833 10
1X03244A Clear Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .093 32” x 44” 9.778 10
1X08105A Clear Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .093 8” x 10” .556 5
1X47435A Clear Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .118 48” x 96” 32 5
1X47433A Clear Polyfilm - Clear/Polyfilm - White .177 48” x 96” 32 3

Physical

TEST METHOD

UNITS

DURAPLEX 30%

DURAPLEX 70%

DURAPLEX OPTIX SG05 (50%)

DURAPLEX OPTIX SG10 (100%)

Specific Gravity/Relative Density

ASTM D-792

1.18

1.16

1.17

1.15

Light Transmission -Total

ASTM D-1003

%

92

90

92

90

Light Transmission - Haze

ASTM D-1003

%

2

>3

2

>3

Water Absorption

ASTM D-570

% By wt

.3

.3

.3

.3

Mold Shrinkage

ASTM D-955

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 D-638

psi

9,000

7,100

8,000

5,600

Tensile Modulus of Elasticity

--

psi

376,000

304,000

340,000

250,000

Flexural Strength

ASTM D-790

psi

13,690

10,610

12,000

8,300

Izod Impact Strength – Molded Notch

ASTM D-256

ft-lb/in Notch

.6

.9

.7

1.1

Ball Drop Impact

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Rockwell Hardness

ASTM D-785

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 D-648

°F

198

190

194

185

Coefficient of Thermal Expansion

ASTM D-696

in/(in-°F ) x 10-5

3.5

4.5

4

5

Flammability (Burning Rate)

ASTM D-635

In/minute

.85

1.53

1.25

1.97

Flammability

UL 94

HB

HB

HB

HB

Smoke Density Rating

ASTM D-2843

%

5.2

11.5

8.5

16.5

Self-Ignition Temperature

ASTM D-1929

°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.