Description: Specialty Cast Acrylic Sheet
Status: Made to order
- Casocryl Black-N-White
is a cast acrylic sheet which appears black but becomes white
when illuminated from the back. An excellent material for special
applications as in directional signage and backlit channel letters.
- Title: Sheet Thickness
(mm) Available sizes (inches) Finish
Available in 3/16" thick 4' x 8'
- Minimum quantity purchase
of the standard size only is 5 sheets.
- Pick up only within the
province of Ontario, Canada. Samples are NOT available.
- Shipping, packaging (Skid) is extra
-Point of Purchase
-Screenprinting and Advertising
-Easy to machine as light metal or hardwood; wood or metalwork
machines and tools may be used
-Constant light transmission; when illuminated, the colour intensity
is uniform and identical for different thicknesses
-20-25% greater impact resistance than glass; Casocryl has a
good resistance against stress cracking when flat or formed parts
-Resistant to detergents, dyes, chemicals and moisture
-Has a matte finish on one side and a glossy one on the other
-Rigid and tough
1. Messages are cut out of opaque vinyl films or transparent
coloured films such as Calon (R) vinyl to achieve colour, in
mirror writing and laminated on the rear side of the Casocryl
- 2. The light box can be
divided into several separately illuminated compartments to allow
for a choice of several messages conveyed from one single face.
- 3. Illumination is enhanced
when the interior of the light box is spray painted white. When
illuminated, the text is legible. Without illumination, the text
is invisible and the front remains uniform black.
- 4. Both fluorescent and
neon tubes may be used, Cool White lamps (colour temperature
of 4,300 K) are recommended. It should be noted that light energy
should be 2-3 times that of standard light boxes. Also allow
for at least a spacing of 10 cm on the right and left sides of
Casocryl Black n White has good weatherability. It does not yellow,
is ultraviolet and chemical resistant. Casocryl Black n White
is also highly moisture and salt resistant. An excellent material
for exterior use.
Casocryl Black N White has a comparable flammability rating to
that of hardwood. It has an ignition temperature of 425C.