Easy to saw and cut on standard workshop equipment.
BS476 Part 7 Class 1Y
Polycarbonate meets the highest impact performance required by BSEN356 for security glazing.
Standard thickness are 1mm, 2mm, 3mm, 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, 10mm, 12mm, other thicknesses available on request.
What are polycarbonate sheets?
Polycarbonate sheets are fully transparent, with exceptional clarity just like glass. Polycarbonate has high impact strengths and temperature resistance making it ideal for glazing.
Do the polycarbonate sheets go yellow over time?
Our polycarbonate sheets are UV coated to both sides. This prevents them from discolouring and are guaranteed for 10 years.
What are polycarbonate sheets used for?
Polycarbonate sheets can be used in a wide range of applications including glazing, machine guards, notice boards, smoking shelters, roofing and many more.
What is the impact strength of polycarbonate?
Polycarbonate sheets are almost indestructible. The sheets are used in applications such as police riot shields and ice hockey rink screens because they are fully shatterproof.
Is polycarbonate easy to handle?
Being approximately half the weight of glass polycarbonate sheets are far easier to move around than glass.
Is polycarbonate fire rated?
Yes, polycarbonate is Class 1 BS476 part 7, and is a self extinguishing material.