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The use of acrylic

Publication time:2017-09-29       Source of the article:本站

  Acrylic has the advantages of light weight, low price, easy molding and so on.Its molding methods are casting, injection molding, machining, acrylic thermoforming and so on. In particular, injection molding can be mass produced, simply processed with low cost. Therefore, its application is becoming more and more extensive and at present it is widely used in instrumentation parts , automotive headlights, optical lenses, transparent pipes and so on.
  Acrylic is the best new material to manufacture sanitary ware after ceramics. Compared with traditional ceramic materials, acrylic has not only the nparalleled high glossy degree,but also the following advantages: good toughness, not easy to break and easily repaired , as long as you use the soft foam dipped in toothpaste can clean it
,Soft texture, No cold and biting sensation in winter;Colorful, can meet the different taste of the pursuit of personality. Production basin such as bathtub, toilet with acrylic have not only  exquisite style, durable, but also  an environmental role, its radiation line and the body's own bone radiation degree is similar. Acrylic sanitary ware first appeared in the United Statesand and has now occupied more than 70% of the entire international market。

 Because of  the production of acrylicis difficult, high cost, so there are a lot of low quality and cheap substitutes on the market.These substitutes are also known as "acrylic", in fact, they are ordinary organic plate or composite plate (also known as sandwich Plate). Common organic plate are casted by ordinary plexiglass cracking material with pigment and they have the Characteristics of low surface hardness, easy to fade,poor polishing effect after being polished with sand and so on. There is only a very thin layer of acrylic which is very easy to fall because of the thermal expansion and contraction on the surface of composite plate,the middle is ABS plastic,We can identify the real or fake  from the fine chromatic aberration and polishing effect of the plate section .


  1. Architectural Applications: window, soundproof doors and windows, lighting covers, telephone booths, etc. 

  2. Advertising Applications: Light boxes, signboards, signs, display racks, etc. 

  3. Traffic applications: Trains, cars and other vehicles, doors and Windows

  4. Medical applications: Baby care boxes, various surgical medical appliances civil Supplies: Bathroom facilities, handicrafts, cosmetics, brackets, aquariums etc

  5. Industrial applications: Instrument surface panels and cover, etc.

  6. Lighting Applications: Protective cover of fluorescent lamps, chandeliers, streetlights, etc.