Makrolon GP Sheets
Makrolon GP Sheet is a clear, polished surface, Ultraviolet-stabilized polycarbonate for use in glazing and industrial applications. Offering high performance and economy, Makrolon GP polycarbonate sheet meets or exceeds the physical properties of any product in its class. This superior performance is backed by a five-year warranty against breakage. GP Polycarbonate Sheet is used extensively in school and factory glazing for protection against both accidental breakage and deliberate vandalism. In manufacturing environments, this high impact material excels in applications like machine guards, noise abatement shields, clear workstation partitions, freight doors and other in-plant glazings.
High Impact Strength Makrolon sheet is virtually unbreakable with 250 times the impact strength of float glass and 30 times that of acrylic sheeting. Code compliance Makrolon GP polycarbonate sheet products satisfy major building code requirements for a CC-1 rating in construction applications (BOCA, ICBO, SBCCI). Makrolon GP sheet products are listed with Underwriters Laboratories for the UL flammability standard and the UL972 standard for burglary resistant glazing materials. Additionally, Makrolon is approved for Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC 16CFR 1201) Categories I & II and ANSI Z97.1-1984 Safety Glazing Standards.'
Qualities of GP Polycarbonate Sheets
General purpose polycarbonate sheets are the polycarbonate equivalent to clear acrylic sheeting as they can be used in just about any application. This plastic sheeting features a polished surface with UV stabilized qualities for glazing and industrial applications. Not only is it stronger than glass and acrylic, being virtually unbreakable, it comes with a warranty against breakage. This makes it even more cost effective than other polycarbonate sheeting solutions.
GP Polycarbonate has excellent performance, fabrication, and forming characteristics for easy use on site and in the field. This type of polycarbonate plastic has the clarity, toughness, and endurance needed for any application.
The Benefits of Makrolon GP Polycarbonate Include
- Polished Surface
- Equivalent to Clear Acrylic Sheeting
- UV Stabilized Qualities
- Glazing Applications
- Industrial Applications
- Stronger than Glass
- Stronger than Acrylic
- Virtually Unbreakable