Polycarbonate sheet strengthens architectural glazing
Indoors or out, Makrolon 15 reinforces windows and other architectural property. Serves as a durable replacement for glass or acrylic glazing. Delivers enhanced impact resistance for security applications in government or educational facilities. Compared to glass, polycarbonate sheet is said to offer comparable surface hardness, light transmission and optical clarity, yet weighs less to ensure easy and safe installation. Conquers tough environmental conditions, providing long-term resistance to harsh weather, UV exposure and abrasion. Built-in insulation capabilities conserve energy and can significantly reduce heating and cooling costs. Sheets are simple to cut with standard tools for onsite fabrication. Backed by 15-year limited warranty covering breakage, yellowing and coating integrity. Sheffield Plastics Inc., a Bayer Ma-terial Science co., Sheffield, Mass.