FAQ

What is the difference between Acrylic, Perspex® & Plexiglas®?
Absolutely nothing. Perspex® and Plexiglas® are simply trade names of acrylic. 

 

Do you offer trade discounts?

We try to ensure that the prices listed on our websites are as competitive as possible for the quantities listed.
If you are looking to order a larger quantity than what is detailed our website please do not hesitate to contact us for a quotation.

 

Will acrylic turn yellow over time?


This is a common misunderstanding due to a confusion between the different types of plastics available on the market. Acrylic will resist yellowing for approximately 10 years and some manufacturers even offer a 30 year guarantee whereas other plastics like styrene, petg and polycarbonate will turn yellow much quicker.

 

Can I see a visual of my design before having to go to the prototype stage?

Yes, we offer a design service and can provide 3D visuals and engineered drawings before going to prototype stage upon request.



What are your cutting tolerances?


Our cutting tolerance is generally le +/- 0.5mm. For more accurate cutting, please contact us.

 

Can you manufacture larger production runs?

Yes, we have specialist facilities enabling us to deal with very large production runs.