This guide contains some very general information about some of the materials Custom Extrusion, Inc. routinely processes.
This guide is in no way intended as a substitute for the technical data supplied by resin manufacturers.

Acrylic
- is often used when clarity is the most important consideration;
- can take coloring which makes possible a variety of transparent, translucent, and/or opaque finishes;
- can be cleaned with household detergents.
- is the best overall material that resists yellowing from sunlight.
- easily bonded to itself.

Caution...

May be brittle, but inpact additives are available.

Familiar trademark names:
Lucite®
Plexiglas®
Acrylite®

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