SheetOPTIX Acrylic Designer Colors

The vibrantly colored OPTIX acrylic sheets used in the production of Plaskolite's FABBACK colored acrylic mirror, are available unmirrorized – allowing Plaskolite to offer a wide array of eye-catching translucent colors. OPTIX Designer Colors are available in .118” thickness, 48” x 96” sheet size. Contact Plaskolite for custom thickness and size information.

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

19 colors available

Contact Plaskolite for custom thickness and size information.

Chemical

TEST METHOD

UNITS

OPTIX Acrylic Designer Colors

Resistance to Stress - Critical Crazing Stress to: Isopropyl Alcohol

ARTC Modification of MIL-P6997

psi

900

Resistance to Stress - Critical Crazing Stress to: Lacquer Thinner

ARTC Modification of MIL-P6997

psi

500

Resistance to Stress - Critical Crazing Stress to: Toluene

ARTC Modification of MIL-P6997

psi

1,300

Resistance to Stress - Critical Crazing Stress to: Solvesso 100

ARTC Modification of MIL-P6997

psi

1,600

Mechanical

TEST METHOD

UNITS

OPTIX Acrylic Designer Colors

Tensile Strength

ASTM D-638

psi

11,030

Tensile Elongation – Max.

ASTM D-638

%

5.8

Tensile Modulus of Elasticity

--

psi

490,000

Flexural Strength

ASTM D-790

psi

17,000

Flexural Modulus of Elasticity

ASTM D-790

psi

490,000

Izod Impact Strength – Molded Notch

ASTM D-256

ft-lb/in Notch

.4

Izod Impact Strength – Milled Notch

ASTM D-256

ft-lb/in Notch

.28

Tensile Impact Strength

ASTM D-1822

ft-lb/in2

20

Abrasion Resistance - Change in Haze - 0 cycles

ASTM D-1044

Haze, %

0

Abrasion Resistance - Change in Haze - 10 cycles

ASTM D-1044

Haze, %

11.2

Abrasion Resistance - Change in Haze - 50 cycles

ASTM D-1044

Haze, %

24

Abrasion Resistance - Change in Haze - 200 cycles

ASTM D-1044

Haze, %

24.9

Rockwell Hardness

ASTM D-785

M-95

Physical

TEST METHOD

UNITS

OPTIX Acrylic Designer Colors

Specific Gravity/Relative Density

ASTM D-792

1.19

Optical Refractive Index

ASTM D-542

1.49

Sound Transmission

ASTM E90 / E413

db

27

Water Absorption

ASTM D-570

% By wt

.4

Mold Shrinkage

ASTM D-955

mils/in

2-6

Thermal

TEST METHOD

UNITS

OPTIX Acrylic Designer Colors

Maximum Recommended Continuous Service Temperature

°F

170-190

Softening Temperature

°F

210-220

Melting Temperature

°F

300-315

Melt Flow Rate

ASTM D-1238

g/10 min.

1.5

Deflection Temperature @ 264 psi (1.8 MPa)

ASTM D-648

°F

203

Deflection Temperature @ 66 psi (0.45 MPa)

ASTM D-648

°F

207

Coefficient of Thermal Expansion

ASTM D-696

in/(in-°F ) x 10-5

3.0

Thermal Conductivity

ASTM C-177

BTU-ft/(hr-ft2-°F)

.075

Flammability (Burning Rate)

ASTM D-635

In/minute

1.019

Flammability

UL 94

HB

Smoke Density Rating

ASTM D-2843

%

3.4

Self-Ignition Temperature

ASTM D-1929

°F

833

Flame Spread Index

ASTM E-84

115

Smoke Developed Index

ASTM E-84

550

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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.