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Abrasion Resistant Polycarbonate

Abrasion resistant Polycarbonate glazing sheet is a tough, versatile glazing product combining; superior breakage protection and broad design latitude. It is stronger than plate glass and stronger than acrylic. Sheet provides lasting protection against vandalism, burglary, and natural occurrences such as high winds and hailstorms Abrasion resistant Polycarbonate Sheet has a coated surface. This sheet offers forced entry protection and added UV resistance with exceptional clarity, safety, security and energy savings, allowing design freedoms architects demand today. For use in any glazing or safety application.

Colours: Available in Clear
3mm, 4.5mm, 6mm, 10mm, 12.7mm
Sheet Sizes:
2440x1220, 2440x1830, 3050x2030

Virtually unbreakable
Easily maintained without marring or hazing
CC-1 code approval
UV resistant
Forced-entry protection
Lower maintenance cost
Highest rating for plastic
Long lasting clarity

Security Glazing
Security Barriers
Machine Guards
Bus Shelters














Physical Properties Metric Comments
Water Absorption 0.15 %  

Mechanical Properties

Hardness, Rockwell M 118  
Tensile Strength, Yield 2.34GPa  
Flexural Strength 2.34GPa  
Compressive Strength 76 MPa  
Shear Strength 41.4 MPa  
Izod Impact, Notched 9.7J/cm  Edgewise

Electrical Properties

Dielectric Constant 3  10 Hz
Dielectric Constant 3  60 Hz
Dissipation Factor 0.0009  60 Hz
Dissipation Factor 0.0009  1 MHz

Thermal Properties

Flammability Test Min 1 Inches;
Horizontal Burn
(Flame Spread)

Optical Properties

Transmission, Visible 87 % 1/8 in disk

Descriptive Properties

Color Clear  

 These Properties are those of a general abrasion resistant material if you require a more
abrasion resistant material please contact our office as higher spec material sheets are available.

  Test Method Uncoated Polycarbonate
( > % Haze)
Abrasion Resistant Polycarbonate
( > % Haze)
Taber Abrasion 100 cycles ASTM D1044 Z26.1 35.0 3 - 15 0.5
Falling Silica Carbide 1600 grams Z26.1 30.0 5.0 - 8.0 15.0 - 20.0
Brush Abrasion       Tester One Hour harsh Conditions* 30.0 3.0 - 5.0 1.0

* Abrasive water mixture of sandy clay screened through 100 mesh screen and continuously applied to brush water

Disclamer: WA Plastics has provided the details in this Data sheet in good faith and it should only be used as a general guide. For further information please contact WA Plastics direct.