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Acrylic Plastic Machining

A Guide to Acrylic Plastic CNC Machined Parts: Properties, Applications and Design Considerations

What is Acrylic?Perspex CNC Machined Part for Medical Application

Acrylic, commonly known as the brand name Perspex®, is a transparent thermoplastic with excellent strength and optical clarity and is thus widely used as a glass substitute; though it outperforms glass in several aspects.

Similar in characteristics to Polycarbonate, Acrylic plastic has a lower impact strength but still boasts 10-24 times the impact resistance of glass. It is also more flexible and lighter than glass.

Main Attributes of Acrylic plastic:

Detailed information about Acrylic for designers can be found in the tabs below. Please note: this information is provided as a guide only.

Acrylic Machining Service - Acrylic Milling & Turning

Penta Precision supplies highly accurate Acrylic machined parts throughout the UK. Customers turn to us when they have had quality and delivery issues with their existing suppliers and need a reliable precision machining partner.

We communicate well with customers, we take care with the projects placed with us and we are consistent in our service delivery. See our Proven Process page to find out more about our winning formula.

"Penta are like “Ronseal”, they do what it says on the Tin. Excellent communication with good technical feedback. Quality products, at competitive prices." Peter - Managing Director 

Penta Precision provides the following Acrylic machining services: 

Reasons to Choose Penta:

We are regularly machining Acrylic for customers all over the UK. Our customers depend on our machining expertise as well as our outstanding delivery performance, to machine the highest quality parts. If you'd like to discuss how we can help you with your Acrylic machining requirements, here's a list of ways to get in touch with us.

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