Light and Energy Transmittance of the Makrolon ® GP polycarbonate sheet.

By allowing up to 90% of solar energy and 88% of visible light through, clear MAKROLON Polycarbonate Sheet is an excellent glazing material for applications designed to maximize solar gain. In areas of solar intensity where higher shading or privacy is required, tinted materials may be used.

Gauge

Visible

Solar Energy

3/32”

87%

90%

1/8”

86%

89%

3/16”

84%

88%

1/4”

82%

86%

Article Title:
Light and Energy Transmittance of the Makrolon ® GP polycarbonate sheet.
Article Summary:
Transmittance rates for the Makrolon ® GP Polycarbonate
Article Date:
6/5/2008
Article ID:
450
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