Acrylic has excellent optical clarity and is scratch resistant. It can be machined, folded, and fabricated in many different ways. Edges can be polished. Components can be manufactured from custom blocks, rods, and tubes, and polished optically clear, if clarity is required.

Perspex, Plexiglass, Oroglas

Clear, and a full range of tints and solid colours (especially 3mm and 5mm thick)

Glazing, Display applications, Machine Guarding (note - material is not shatterproof).

75C / -40C


Low weight compared with glass. Excellent rigidity. Huge range of colours available.

1.5mm to 50mm sheets. Rods 4mm dia - 200mm dia on request. Custom cast blocks, rods, and tubes can be manufactured to order.

BEC Plastics, 18-20 Lenziemill Road, Cumbernauld, Scotland  G67 2RL

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