SUNTUF® corrugated polycarbonate sheet is an outstanding roofing material that offers superior physical properties. It is favoured by professionals for non-corrosive industrial structural roofing and siding, and by home owners for a multitude of DIY applications due to its high impact strength and wide service temperature range. SUNTUF’s high light transmission and unlimited range of profiles allow it to integrate as a high quality rooflight into any roofing profile. Available in a wide variety of colours. . With 99.9% UV blocking properties it is the ideal solution for providing UV shading for public areas.

Features/ Benefits:

  • Blocks 99.9% of harmful UV.
  • Easy to work with and install.
  • Extensive warranty.
  • Good flammability rating.
  • Impact resistant, virtually unbreakable.
  • Lightweight.
  • Transparent: Up to 90% LT.
  • Weather and UV resistant.
  • Wide service temperature range.

Applications:

  • Agricultural greenhouses.
  • Architectural roofing and skylights.
  • Industrial rooflights.
  • Light roofing and awnings.
  • Residential roofing: Pergolas, canopies, etc.

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Standard product features

Surface finish:

SUNTUF® is offered with smooth finish on both sides as standard. Embossed and Hair-Cell finishes on one side are optional for SUNTUF® Embossed.

Technical properties:

  • Density: 1.2 g/cm³.
  • Heat deflection temperature: 130°C.
  • Impact strength @ 3 mm thickness: 158 J.
  • Flexural modulus (1.3 mm/min): 1890 MPa.
  • Flexural strength (1.3 mm/min): 93 MPa.
  • Service temperature: -50 to +100°C.
  • Tensile modulus of elasticity (1 mm/min): 2300 MPa.
  • Tensile strength: 62 MPa (at yield), 65 MPa (at break).
  • Thermal conductivity: 0.21 W/mK.

Options

Profile:

SUNTUF® is available in over 200 profiles and can be matched into any existing or custom tailored corrugation profile on demand using Palram's proprietary profile matching technology.

Colour:

  • Clear: Transmits up to 90% natural daylight, resulting in high lighting within the structure.
  • Opaque: Colours that transmit very little to no light.
  • Transparent: Low haze colours offering high clarity. Breeze and Smart colours offer advanced heat blocking that reduces heat build-up while allowing a clear view through the sheet.
  • Translucent: White Opal transmits 24–45% visible light with high light dispersion, produces mild and even lighting within the structure. Diffuser transmits 85% visible light with complete light dispersion, produces diffused and consistent lighting within the structure.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-65-60/350 Polycarbonate profiled sheets

Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

Palram Europe Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)1302 360161

Product reference

[SUNTUF®]
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With integrated UV protective layer on one side.
[SUNTUF® Breeze]
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Part of the SolarSmart™ family. Breeze offers unsurpassed performance providing 'cool light' with the highest clarity and near infer-red selectivity.
[SUNTUF® Embossed]
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Embossed or Hair-Cell finish on one side.
[SUNTUF® Smart]
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SolarSmart™ Advanced heat blocking combined with low haze.
[SUNTUF® Solar Control]
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SolarSmart™ Transmits selected percentages of daylight (20, 35 or 50%) while reflecting and absorbing some of the heat-generating Infra-Red radiation.
[SUNTUF® UV2]
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With integrated UV protective layer on both sides.

Size

As drawing

Profile

[ ______ ]

Thickness

[ ______ ]

Finish

[Embossed]
[Hair-Cell]
[Smooth]
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Standard.

Colour

[Clear]
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Clear.
[Blue]
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Opaque.
[Green]
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Opaque.
[Red Brick]
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Opaque.
[White]
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Opaque.
[Mist Green]
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Translucent.
[Smooth Cream]
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Translucent.
[Solar Control]
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Translucent Solar Smart™.
[Solar Grey]
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Translucent. Solar Smart™.
[Solar Ice]
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Translucent. Solar Smart™.
[White Diffuser]
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Translucent.
[White Opal]
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Translucent.
[Breeze]
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Transparent. Solar Smart™.
[Bronze]
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Transparent.
[Sky Blue]
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Transparent.
[Smart Grey]
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Transparent. Solar Smart™.
[Transparent Green]
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Transparent.

UV protective layer

[Single side]
[Both sides]

Manufacturer details

Unit 2,
Doncaster Carr Industrial Estate,
White Rose Way,
Doncaster,
South Yorkshire, DN4 5JH
Tel +44 (0)1302 360161
Fax +44 (0)1302 380739
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