Sign grade acrylic is a thermoplastic material specifically crafted for the signage market. This specialty acrylic material masterfully blends lightweight characteristics with exceptional strength. Boasting a superior impact resistance that surpasses that of standard acrylic sheets, this material is perfectly suited for a diverse range of signage applications.
Advantages and Benefits of Sign Grade Acrylic
Providing superior impact resistance, along with the many other advantages of acrylic sheet, sign grade acrylic is a uniquely durable product and a top choice for the signage industry. Often referred to as impact-modified acrylic, this product provides a plethora of advantages:
Stronger than Standard Materials: 10x stronger than general acrylic and 30x stronger than double-strength window glass
Cost-Effectiveness: Lasts longer than general acrylic, thus reducing maintenance costs and replacement. More economical than polycarbonate.
Weather and UV Resistant: Stands up well in outdoor settings, and resists yellowing.
Easy Fabrication: Low risk of chipping and breakage during fabrication. Unlike polycarbonate, it doesn’t require drying before thermoforming or fabrication.
Common Sign Grade Acrylic Applications
Piedmont Plastics sign grade acrylic is the go-to choice for sophisticated sign fabricators and designers. Thanks to its vast decorative potential, long-lasting durability, and ability to withstand different weather conditions, sign grade acrylic can be used for a variety of applications, most commonly:
Available Colors, Sizes, and Thicknesses
Sign grade acrylic sheets are available in a range of thicknesses, widths, colors, and patterns, as well as in roll stock. Roll stock offers the opportunity to have material in any length you desire up to 400 feet, which is perfect for large signs. In addition, all Piedmont Plastics locations can have your acrylic cut to size to meet your exact specifications.
Available Color Options:
Whites: 2406, 2447, 7328
Reds: 2793, 2283, 2157
Blues: 2114, 2050
Other colors available upon request
Have Questions About Sign Grade Acrylic?
Ready to take your signage to the next level with our sign grade acrylic? Contact us today to speak with one of our sign experts! Together, we can develop solutions to improve your signage applications, including how we can help with fabrication.