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Physical Properties for Abrasion Resistant Acrylic Sheet

Abrasion Resistant Acrylic Sheeting


ASTM Method

 Typical Substrate Value (3.0mm Thickness)


Tensile Strength

     Elongation, Rupture

     Modulus of Elasticity

Flexural Strength

Modulus of Elasticity

Izod Milled Notched


D 638



D 790


D 256


10,000,psi (69 MPa)


400,000 psi (2,800 MPa)

17,000 psi (117MPa)

480,000 psi (3,300 MPa)

0.4 ft. lbs/in. (21.6 J/m) of notch


Light Transmission, Total


D 1003




Deflection Temperature Under Load (264 psi)

Vicat Softening Point

Coefficient of Linear Expansion

Coefficient of Thermal Conductivity





D 696

C 177


195° F (91° C)


220° F (105°C)

0.000040 in/in °F (.000068 m/m °C)

1.3BTU/hr.ft.² °F/in (19W/m °K)


Burn Rate

Self-ignition Temperature

Smoke Density Rating


D 635

D 1929

D 2843


1.0 in/min (25mm/min)

830°F (443°C)


Abrasion Resistant of the Coating

 Rotary Brass Wool ( 25 cycles)


Taber Abrasion (100 cycles)

Falling Sand (3,000 grams)


Proprietary Method

D 1044

Din 52 348


< 1%


< 2%

< 10%

Notes: (a) Typical values; should not be used for specification purposes
(b) Values shown are for 0.250” thickness. Some values will change with thickness or pigmentation
(c)It is recommended that temperatures not exceed 160°F for continuous service, or 190° F for short term use.

Title: Physical Properties for Abrasion Resistant Acrylic Sheet
Description: Physical, Mechanical, Thermal, and Electrical Typical Properties.
Published: 1/15/2009
Last Edited: 4/30/2014
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