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6mm Polycarbonate Sheet

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Our polycarbonate sheeting is an ultra-tough, versatile material with a wide range of possible uses, from secondary glazing, to riot shields, to external panels. Making an excellent alternative to standard acrylic, or glass, this ultra-tough material can be purchased in varying thicknesses to provide further levels of insulate.

Max: 3050mm
Max: 2030mm

Approximate Weight: 35.70 g

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6mm Polycarbonate Sheet – Versatile, transparent, lightweight


Polycarbonate is a remarkably strong see-through plastic material that displays great rigidity, which makes it a popular alternative to glass. It lasts and lasts, is difficult to damage and looks stunning in a wide variety of applications. And it's completely different from acrylic sheeting. Do you know which one will suit your project best? If not get in touch for sensible advice or discover the differences between acrylic and polycarbonate here.

Product description


Polycarbonate sheets are easy to machine, cut neatly and are extremely stable. You can thermoform it into an extraordinary variety of shapes, for all sorts of functions, and it doesn't lose its integrity and strength. You can paint over it and get a beautiful finish, the surface is so smooth. You can fix pieces of it together using a decent solvent glue. And it features a very hard protective coating for extra-good weather resistance.

Key Features

–One of the strongest plastics in existence
– Up to 5 times lighter than glass
– 290 times stronger than glass
– Safer than glass
– Lets 90% of the light through, so comparable to glass
– Incredibly tough and rigid, with no bend
– Works harder than acrylic sheet in high impact situations
– Brake-formable to 0.100”
– The thicker plastic sheets are bullet-resistant
– Drillable
– UV, fire and abrasion resistant, complies with British and European fire regulations
– A choice of thicknesses plus twin and multiwall versions

We stock bronze polycarbonate, which offers better privacy as it's less transparent. Plus pearl sheeting to diffuse the light while preventing people seeing in.

Applications

– Transparent manifolds
– Safety glasses for craft, industry and DIY
– Parts for semiconductors
– Name plates for business, public and domestic use
– Signage of all kinds
Greenhouse roofs, carport roofs and conservatory roofs, plus roofing trims
– Bus shelters
– Security and safety windows
– Machine guards
– Retail point-of-purchase displays
– To replace glass in buildings, for example skylights

Technical Specifications


Technical specification coming soon.

Delivery Options and Details


– FREE economy delivery on all orders over £200
– Speedy delivery or collect it yourself

We'll email you to confirm your order, including a number for tracking its progress. And we'll send another email once your order has been despatched, including a courier tracking number. You can have it delivered to a different address from your billing address if you like, no problem.

We'll deliver as fast as possible, and your order should arrive in perfect condition. We add a layer of protective film to both surfaces to protect it as well as using good quality packaging, especially at the corners.

You'll need to sign for your delivery. If you're not in, the courier will leave a card telling you how to rearrange the delivery or arrange collection.

Want full delivery details including prices? Here they are.

Delivery Charges

Delivery charges are based on the size of the largest panel you order and how quickly you'd like to receive it. All delivery charges include excellent standards of packaging to ensure your order gets to you in great condition. For small orders below 297mm we use Royal Mail and larger orders are sent with reliable couriers such as DHL and TNT. For the longest side up to 1200mm delivery, this maximum is also met when both dimensions are over 750mm.

Orders over £150

Arrives in 3-7 working days*

(Faster delivery method pricing adjusts with free delivery)

FREE

Economy Delivery

Arrives in 3-7 working days*

any length

£9.95

Express Delivery

FAST TRACK YOUR ORDER

Arrives in 1-3 working days*

any length

£19.95

Next Working Day

FAST TRACK YOUR ORDER

Order By 1pm*

* Subject to stock availability

any length

£29.95

Sample Delivery

all samples

£3.00

Your delivery address doesn’t need to be the same as your billing address. You can pick different addresses whilst checking out.

You are also more than welcome to come and pick your acrylic up from us. Our address is Unit 51-52, Mackley Industrial Estate, Henfield Road, Small Dole, BN5 9XR.

We will email you confirmation of your order, including your order details, your order number and the price that you have paid.

When your delivery is ready for dispatch, we will email you. This email will include the courier’s tracking number where possible. If you have ordered a smaller piece of acrylic, you will receive a notification from the courier detailing roughly when your order will be delivered on a specific day. If you have ordered a larger piece of acrylic, you may not receive any notifications from the courier, and unfortunately our courier also can’t specify a delivery time. If you are out, the courier will leave a card to allow you to arrange a new delivery time to suit you.

Due to factors beyond our control, we can’t guarantee that orders will be delivered when specified during our communications with you.

Your order should arrive packaged and in perfect condition, just as it left us. It will come with a layer of protective film over each surface (mirrored acrylic only has protective film on one side). If your order appears to have been damaged in transit, please refer to our Orders Damaged in Transit information.

We reserve the right to charge extra delivery costs if the dimensions/format of your order require us to use a specialist delivery company. 

We can arrange for delivery on Saturdays/before midday, please contact us for more details. There will be a supplement for these services.


There is a supplement on deliveries to the Scottish Highlands, Grampians, Northern Ireland, Eire, Isle of Wight, Isle of Man and the Channel Islands. This supplement will be calculated when you add your delivery details to your order.

If you have any questions please contact us by calling 01903 389 024 or email info@cutmyplastic.co.uk.

For more information on our delivery terms and conditions, please read our terms and conditions page.

Frequently Asked Questions

 

What tolerance do you cut to?

We cut to a tolerance of +/-3mm.

What is your delivery timescale?

3-7 working days.

Is mirrored acrylic like normal mirror?

Mirrored acrylic is a flexible material, and needs to be attached to a perfectly flat surface. We recommend attaching it to MDF or something similar, making sure the adhesive is spread in a thin even layer across the acrylic. we also recommend using the 5mm thick acrylic as it is more rigid.

Can you cut any shape?

Yes, in acrylic. We will shortly be able to also cut any shape in polycarbonate as well.

What's your standard radius corner?

20mm, but we can cut to your requirements.

How many holes do I need in my acrylic?

1 per corner should be sufficient for smaller pieces. You might want to consider an extra hole in the middle if your sheet is larger.

Can I cut acrylic?

Yes, you can. Just take it slow and easy.

Can I put acrylic behind a hob?

Not if it is gas or electric. You need a gap of 5cm between an induction hob and the acrylic.

Do you fit the acrylic?

No, we don't. We do provide some templates which should help you to take your measurements. The acrylic is easy to install by any competent DIYer.

What's the difference between acrylic and Perspex?

Perspex is a brand name. It is the same as acrylic.

What's the difference between acrylic and polycarbonate?

Take a look at our handy guide here.

Can I change my order after it's been placed?

There will be a £6 processing fee for any amendments needed after placing your order.

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Rated 4.7/5 on Feefo

25-Nov-2020
80
Delivery received as advised, well packaged, no issues. Unfortunately I'd ordered the wrong perspex - my fault! I found selecting the material itself a little challenging but ordering the sizes and corners I wanted was relatively easyt.
11-Nov-2020
100
Arrived as ordered, and within a short period of time. We used it for secondary glazing and are very happy indeed. Their customer service team is excellent and the pricing is competitive. I placed three orders so far and will need to place at least one more in the future. Very happy customer.
6-Nov-2020
100
To specification and fast service.
6-Nov-2020
80
I had no trouble placing the order it arrived sooner that expected and it was well wrapped to avoid any damage

Based on 779 reviews.