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Acrylic Rods and Tubes

About

Acrylic rods & tubes have been part of a wide range of applications in industry, product design, home furnishings, and displays. Clear, lightweight acrylics enhance the beauty of any exhibit. Acrylic is easily fabricated without costly tooling charges, can be heat formed for a variety of desired effects, and is easily printed or embossed upon.

Characteristics

  • Acrylic Rods & Tubes are unaffected by sunlight or fluorescent lights, resist aging and maintain stability under a wide range of conditions.
  • Acrylic materials weigh half as much as glass & have up to seventeen times greater impact resistance than glass.
  • Certified for food contact, these materials are odourless & tasteless.
  • Acrylic rods & tubes are easily fabricated, shatter resistant & very durable.

Applications

  • Staircase Railings
  • Display Solutions, POP, POS
  • Gifts, Novelties, Stationery
  • Furniture fabrications

Types of Acrylic Rods & Tubes

  • Coloured Acrylic Rods
  • Clear Cast Acrylic Rods
  • Corner Moulding
  • Half Round

Product Range

Tubes (Standard 2 Meters Length)
ODX ID 6x4 10x8 12x8 15x11 20x16 25x21 30x26 40x36 45x41 50x46
Clear
ODX ID 60x56 70x64 80x75 100x94 12x114 150x114 200x192 250x242 300x290 400x390 500x490 600x590
Clear 1 mtr
(1000 mm)
1 mtr
(1000 mm)

Custom sizes and colours available on order

Rods (Standard 2 Meters Length)
3 mm 5 mm 6 mm 8 mm 10 mm 12 mm 15 mm 20 mm 25 mm 30 mm
35 mm 40 mm 45 mm 50 mm 60 mm 80 mm 100 mm 120 mm 150 mm

General Physical Properties

Properties Test Method Unit Values
Specific Gravity  D 792 - 1.19
Refractive Index D 542 - 1.49
Light Transmission D 1003 % 93
Tensile Strength D 638 kg / cm² 740
Tensile Elongation D 638 % 5
Flexural Strength D 790 kg / cm² 1200
Flexural Modulus D 790 kg / cm² 3.4 x 10
Rockwell Hardness D 785 Scale M 100
Impact Strength Izod V Notched D 256 kg / cm cm² 1.6
Specific Heat - Cal/ºC/g 0.35
Thermal Conductivity C 117 Kcal/n ·hr· ºC 0.18
Heat Distortion Temperature D 648 ºC 100

**WE ALSO PROVIDE ACRYLIC ACCESSORIES & GLUE. For details, contact our sales offices.

**For specific colours in sizes other than the above-mentioned availability, please contact our office.