Solid polycarbonate sheets are 200 times the strength of float glass. You could say that it is virtually unbreakable. It also has a high fire rating and it is self-extinguishing. It’s virtually indestructible as seen on the video below.
What distinctions polycarbonate from other thermoplastic sheets:
- Impact resistance
- Optical clarity
- Ideal for thermoforming
- Outstanding fire rating
- High natural light transmission
- Light-weight and easy to manage
- Ability to cold curve
- Half the weight of glass
Completely appropriate for vertical glazing, machine guards, cold curved roofing system lights, covered walk ways, display screens or illuminated signage as well as poster covers.