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Blue Value Acrylic Sheet (Cast) 3mm x 600mm x 400mm

These Blue Cast Acrylic Sheets, measuring 3mm x 600 x 400mm, are ideal for a range of design applications and represent excellent value for money.

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This 3mm Blue Cast Acrylic sheet measures 600mm x 400mm. The surface of the sheet has a high gloss finish. You cannot see through opaque Acrylic, meaning these Blue Acrylic sheets can be used in designs/products to provide areas of solid colour.

This is a new range of acrylic that has been specifically sourced by Kitronik to help your budget go further! These products represent the start of the Kitronik Value Range where we aim to provide the best value materials in the UK market. This is a good quality cast acrylic, which cuts and engraves similarly to branded materials but which are available at a much lower price!

Note: Colours may not be consistent between batches so for commercial products, where colour consistency is important, we would recommend picking the name brand product. However, for the majority of uses this value range acrylic is perfect.

Features:

  • These cast acrylic sheets represent excellent value for money.
  • High gloss surface.
  • Very low light transmission.
  • Easily laser cut, drilled and thermoformed.

Applications:

Opaque Acrylic sheets have many applications such as point of sale, model making, signs, artistic and architectural installation, casings, etc.

Working with Acrylic sheets:

Acrylic is a versatile material that can be cut, drilled, laser cut and thermoformed.

Acrylic is a thermoplastic which means that when it is heated above 140-180C it becomes flexible. This allows the material to be formed into the requiBlue shape or bent. Once the material cools below 85C it becomes rigid again.

Acrylic sheets are often shaped using a CNC router or laser cutter. The edge of laser cut Acrylic has a pleasing polished look. If you look carefully at the edge of a piece of laser cut Acrylic you can often see slight vertical lines that are caused by the pulses a laser uses when cutting.

If you want to get a perfectly smooth finish on the edge of piece of machined Acrylic a polishing technique can be used. Typical polishing techniques include diamond polishing and flame polishing.

It also possible to etch the surface of a Acrylic sheet using a laser cutter. This can produce some very pleasing visual effects.

More detailed information and resources on working with Acrylic can be found in our resource section.

Contents:

  • 1 x Blue Acrylic Sheet (Opaque) 3mm x 600mm x 400mm.

Dimensions:

  • Length: 600mm.
  • Width: 400mm.
  • Thickness: 3mm (nominal).

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Tolerances:

  • The manufacturing tolerance for the thickness of cast acrylic sheets are the stated thickness +/-10% plus +/- 0.4mm. This means a 3mm Acrylic sheet could be between 2.3mm and 3.7mm in thickness.
  • Please note that it is possible for there to be slight colour variations between batches.

Note:

  • On all acrylic, veneers, Styrofoam, polypropylene, plywood and MDF sheet orders (excluding A4 size) there is a flat delivery charge of £6.50 per order in the U.K. (£18.00 for remote locations).

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