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MakersLAB.TV S2E9 - Create Light Reflection Box by Plexiglas Acrylic with CNC Laser Cutting Machine

What is acrylic?

Acrylic is known as a transparent thermoplastic homopolymer.

It is also utilized for diverse applications, including casting resins, inks and coatings, medical devices and so much more.

Properties of acrylic

• Acrylic is hard.
• It is shatterproof.
• It is resistant to the elements and erosion than glass.
• It is scratch proof and impact resistant.

What is plexiglass acrylic?

Plexiglass is a kind of clear acrylic sheet, and it is specifically used as a generic term to refer to a few different products that are produced under different names, including Plexiglas which is the original trademarked name.

Properties of plexiglass acrylic

• It is affordable.
• It is durable.
• It is uncoloured and clear.
• It has high optical clarity which is exceptional for light transmission.
• It is the greatest reflective for LED lights.

The plexiglass acrylic was cut into shape utilizing Advanced Machinery’s TruCut CNC laser cutting machine to create a light reflection glass stand.

These acrylic stands are great for decoration and when there are power cuts.

To purchase AM’s TruCut CO2 CNC laser cutting and engraving machine, spare parts and software, simply dial 072 222 2211 / 060 600 6000 or you can simply log onto our site am.co.za for more product information.