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PALGARD™ resists vandalism, graffiti spray and physical attack due to a powerful combination of physical properties. It is ideal for safety glazing in public and commercial projects as well as vehicles. Resistant to a wide variety of chemicals and the increased wear that is typical of high traffic areas. Due to its excellent UV blocking, it is ideal for skylights. It can also be glass-laminated for ballistic application purposes.

Features/ Benefits:

  • Easy to mount and install.
  • Excellent acoustical insulation.
  • High abrasion resistance on one or both sides.
  • High chemical resistance.
  • Highly resistant to vandalism.
  • Impact resistant - virtually unbreakable.
  • Lightweight.
  • Up to 90% light transmission.
  • Weather and UV resistant.

Applications:

  • Anti-vandal glazing.
  • Anti-graffiti protection for displays.
  • Bus stops and telephone booths.
  • Prison windows.
  • Safety and security glazing.
  • Sound barriers.

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Standard product features

Technical properties:

  • Density: 1.2 g/cm³.
  • HDT: 130°C.
  • Coefficient of linear thermal expansion: 6.5 x 10E-5.
  • Impact strength @3mm thickness: 158 J.
  • Taber abrasion CS-10F, 100 cycle 500g; <1.5% haze.
  • Elongation at break: 90%.
  • Fire resistance (to BS EN 13501): B, s1, d0.
  • Service temperature: -50 to +100°C.
  • Tensile modulus of elasticity: 2200 MPa.
  • Tensile strength: 60 MPa.
  • Thermal conductivity: 0.21 W/mK.

Options

Sheet size:

Other sizes are available to special order, subject to minimum quantity.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-65-40/330 Plastics glazing sheet

Product specification

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Manufacturer

Name:

Palram Europe Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)1302 360161

Product reference

PALGARD™

Sheet size

[1220 x 2440 mm]
[1830 x 2440 mm]
[2000 x 3000 mm]

Thickness

[ ______ ]

Colour

[Bronze]
[Clear]

Manufacturer details

Unit 2,
Doncaster Carr Industrial Estate,
White Rose Way,
Doncaster,
South Yorkshire, DN4 5JH
Tel +44 (0)1302 360161
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