Best Clear Acrylic Sheets

Thickness from 0.8mm to 50mm, Cut to size

Top Supplier of Clear Acrylic Sheet

Clear Acrylic Sheet is a transparent thermoplastic sheet manufactured by the casting or extruded process. It isn’t affected by humidness and moisture, meantime, it offers optical clarity, high strength-to-weight ratio, excellent light transmittance, and rigid surfaces. It is also called clear plexiglass sheet, acrylic glazing, acrylic glass in some countries.

As an economical and general-purpose plastic sheet, the clear acrylic sheet offers a polished surface or frosted surface. The thicknesses are from 0.8mm to 50mm, standard sizes are 1220*2440 mm (4*8 ft) and 2000*3000 mm. Clear plexiglass offers excellent processability, and can be easily cut, glued, thermoformed, and printed. It is widely used for home decoration, industrial applications, electron industry, POP display, packaging industry, construction industry, etc.

UVACRYLIC is a leading manufacturer of acrylic including cast and extruded acrylic sheets in China. We always use virgin raw material, purchased from Lucite and Mitsubishi company. Meantime, we provide custom acrylic and OEM service with an integrated machining solution. After over 15 years of continuous effort, our annual production capacity is more than 20 thousand tons. Today, we are providing excellent acrylic sheets to more than 1200 clients from 40 countries.

UVAC-CL Clear Acrylic/Plexiglass Sheet Specification

Dimensions of Clear Acrylic Sheet

ItemModelThickness Range (mm)Size (mm)Surface Type
Extruded Clear Acrylic SheetUVAC-CL-E0.8mm,1mm, 2mm, 2.5mm, 3mm, 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, 10mm, 15mm, 20mm1220×2440, 2000×3000, Custom SizePolished surface
Cast Clear Acrylic SheetUVAC-CL-C2mm, 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, 10mm, 12mm, 15mm, 20mm, 22mm, 25mm, 30mm, 35mm, 40mm, 45mm 50 mm1220×2440, 2000×3000Polished surface, Frosted surface

Thickness From Metric System To British System

0.06″ = 1.5mm0.31″ = 8mm1″ =  25mm
0.08″ = 2mm0.39″ = 10mm1.18″ = 30mm
0.128″  =  3mm1/2″ = 12mm1.37″ = 35mm
0.157″ = 4mm0.59″ = 15mm1.57″ = 40mm
0.196″ = 5mm3/4″ =  18mm1.77″ = 45mm
1/4″ =  6mm0.787″ = 20mm2″ = 50mm

What You Need To Know

  • +/- 10% tolerance in thickness is normal for Cast Acrylic Sheet;
  • Cutting to size is available;
  • Machining custom acrylic service is available;
  • Acrylic block is the acrylic sheet with more than 50mm in thickness;
  • Click HERE to know polycarbonate sheet;
  • Frosted acrylic sheets are available;

Physical Properties

PropertiesUnitValue
Density (clear acrylic)g/cm^31.19
Light transmittance%>90
Tensile StrengthMpa>70
Charpy impact strength (unnotched)KJ/m^2>13
Tension Modulus of ElasticityMpa>3000
Tensile Strain at break%>4
Flexural strengthMpa100 to 115
Charpy impact strength (unnotched)kj/m^2>17
Vicat softening temperature°C>105
Dimensional change on heating (shrinkage)%<2.5
Total luminous transmittace%>90
Rockwell hardness 100 to 115
Linear expansion coefficientK^ -17×10^-5
Temperature of deflection under load°C95 to 100

Machining Custom Acrylic Service

With more than 15 years of experience in machining acrylic, UVACRYLIC provides integrated machining solutions for custom acrylic. Today, we have grown to be the top OEM factory of acrylic-based products.

The common machining acrylic methods include cutting, polishing, bending, gluing, coating, CNC Machining, Printing, Drape forming, Injection Molding, Blow Molding, etc.

From common machining, methods, our engineers always find the right solution for all acrylic-based products.

Applications

  • Architectural glazing, skylights;
  • Indoor and outdoor signs;
  • Sound barrier;
  • Acrylic Display Box;
  • Acrylic Hotel Supplies;
  • Acrylic Makeup Organizer;
  • Acrylic Office Supplies;
  • Aquariums and fishes tank;
  • Machine housings/casing;
  • POP displays and exhibits;
  • Acrylic shelves and retail fixtures;
  • Acrylic shower walls and home decoration;

100% Environment-Friendly PMMA Material

Purchased From Lucite And MITSUBISHI Company Directly

REACH Testing Report

  • Substances in the Candidate List of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) for authorization published by the European Chemical Agency (ECHA) by SGS;
  • Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) identified by the notification of WTO;

RoHS Testing Report

  • According to RoHS Directive (EU) 2015/863 amending Annex II to Directive 2011/65/EU;

Main Benefits Of UVAC-CL Clear Acrylic Sheet

  • Clear Acrylic Sheet offers Optical clarity, up to 92% light transmission;
  • 50% lighter weight than glass, but much stronger;
  • Easy to be machined and thermoformed to any shapes;
  • Excellent chemical resistance and thermal insulation;
  • Low water absorption
  • Easy to glue and clean;
  • Can be coated for surface enhancement;
  • Inherently UV resistant and incredible durability;

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Frequently Asked Questions

UVACRYLIC offers different types of acrylic sheets, which are suitable for indoor and outdoor applications.

For a normal clear acrylic sheet, it keeps the original color in 3 years, and if we add some anti-UV additive agent, it keeps the original color in 15 years under the outdoor environment. Please contact our sales manager for more information.

Acrylic glass and acrylic glazing are the same as clear acrylic sheet, which offers the same function as glass, but better performance than glass, including:

  • Acrylic sheet is 20 time stronger glass;
  • It is only 50% weight of glass;
  • Easier to cut to size;
  • Easier to fabricate to shapes;
  • Can print on the surface of acrylic sheet;
  • Not be broken easily;
  • Colored acrylic sheets are avaiable;
  • Thickness is from 1mm to 50mm;

UVACRYLIC is a leading supplier of clear acrylic sheets in China, provide global clients with high-quality products in standard thickness and custom thickness:

ItemThickness (mm)Thickness (inch)
Extruded Clear Acrylic Sheet1mm, 1.5mm, 2mm, 3mm, 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, 10mm, 12mm, 15mm 1/32″, 0.08″, 0.1″, 0.118″, 0.125″, 0.236″, 1/4″, 0.75″
Cast Clear Acrylic SheetFrom 2mm, 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, 10mm, 12mm, 15mm, 20mm, 25mm, 30mm, 35mm, 40mm, 45mm, 50mm 0.08″, 0.1″, 0.118″, 0.125″, 0.236″, 1/4″, 0.75″, 1″, 1.5″, 2″
Acrylic BlockMax. thickness is 100mm, 150mm, 200mm, 250mm, 300mm, 350mm, 400mm, 450mm, 500mm 4″, 6″, 8″, 10″, 12″, 14″, 16″, 18″, 20″

Yes, the clear acrylic sheet is one of the best materials for home depot applications, for example, acrylic shower wall, acrylic photo frame.

UVACRYLIC is a leading manufacturer of clear acrylic sheet, we can provide acrylic fabrication service including cut to size, silk-screen printing, bending, etc.

Yes, UVACRYLIC can provide custom machining service shapes, OEM&ODM services, the clients just send us the drawings with .dwg or .stp version.

Otherwise, we have great design capability and can develop new products with global clients.

Yes, we have many history projects with 3m diameter acrylic balls for the POP display project. Maybe you want to know about custom acrylic.

Part of UVACRYLIC clear plexiglass sheet can block UV because we put some additive inside. But standard clear plexiglass can’t block UV. The clients need to tell our sales manager in advance.

Yes, UVACRYLIC is the ONE-STOP Supplier of acrylic sheet, meantime, we provide the custom acrylic fabrication service to global clients, we have many history projects for acrylic box and acrylic case, such as,

  • Acrylic jewelry organizer;
  • Acrylic shoebox;
  • Clear makeup box;
  • Acrylic flower box;
  • Acrylic tissue box;
  • Clear lockbox;
  • Donation box;

Yes, UVACRYLIC provides the acrylic diffuser sheet for LED light use, the model is UVAC-DI, it helps to get more comfortable and softer light.

Yes, UVACRYLIC provides standard clear acrylic sheets including extruded acrylic sheets (UVAC-CLE) and cast acrylic sheets (UVAC-CLC), the thickness is up to 50mm. Otherwise, we provide a thicker acrylic sheet, which is called the acrylic block, Max. thickness is up to 250mm.

You can try UVACRYLIC clear solid polycarbonate sheet, which offers higher impact resistance. It can instead of lear plexiglass in most applications.

Please visit this blog for more information about cutting acrylic sheets.

It depends on the thickness. 4ft is 1.22m, 8ft is 2.44m, the density of plexiglass is 1.2. For 3mm thickness, the weight will be 10.7kg (1.22×2.44x3x1.2).

Yes, plexiglass is the best alternatives to glass, you can use it at the window, POP display, etc.

Yes, acrylic sheet is the best material for bathroom windows, for privacy, I suggest using frosted acrylic sheets for bathroom windows.

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