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    Colorado® UV polycarbonate smoke brown

    Smoke brown polycarbonate is impact-resistant, vandal-proof, fire retardant and UV-resistantFrom 51,34 per m2 ex VAT
    polycarbonate smoke brown
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    • Very impact-resistant
    • Fire retardant
    • UV-resistant
    Professionally fabricating of sheet material

    Looking for a professional partner for mechanical and manual fabrications? We can fabricate all our materials for business clients.

    Mail to: sales@pyrasied.nl
    Call us at: +31(0)587676100

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    • Technical specifications

    • FAQ

    Colorado® UV Polycarbonate smoke brown is a transparent, brown plastic sheet with exceptionally high impact resistance. Due to this feature, polycarbonate can be used as security glazing or protection that is vandal-proof, burglarproof, impact-resistant or extra safe. In addition, polycarbonate has a fire certification that can be used in public spaces. Polycarbonate is having the fire certification Bs1D0 according to EN 13501-1 and is allowed to be used in public spaces, because of the high-temperature resistance. Lexan sheets are self-extinguishing and fire retardant. Another characteristic of this material is that it is easy to cold bend it without cracking. Polycarbonate is unbreakable! Furthermore, the sheets are 50% lighter than glass and are UV-resistant.

    Polycarbonate is also commonly used as a boat window. This type of polycarbonate is UV resistant.

    Stock Colorado® UV Polycarbonate smoke brown

    PyraSied has polycarbonate smoke brown in stock in a 3, 4, 5, 6 and 8 mm thick. The colour increases with each thickness. This material has a maximum sheet size of 3050x2050mm. From 250 kg it is possible to order polycarbonate in other colours than smoke brown and anthracite. Send us an email for more information. We also have transparent, anthracite, tubes and round rods. For inspiration, please take a look at our Acrylic Community.

    Application possibilities

    Burglary glazing, shed glazing, bicycle sheds, lighting, ceiling sheets, machine parts, protective covers, bulkheads, technical products/services, boat windows, illuminated signs and it is also often used in the food industry. Check out our inspiration platform for application examples.

    Fabrication possibilities

    This material is suitable for cutting, milling, hot and cold bending, bonding, drilling, faceting, polishing, matting and printing. For more information about our fabrication services, please go visit our fabrication page.

    Brand names of polycarbonate

    Well-known brand names are; Lexan®, Makrolon®, Arla®, Margard®, Calibre®, Radilux®, Quin®, Axxis®, Panlite®, Lexgard® and Makrofol®.






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    Maximal sheet size:


    Thickness in mm:

    3mm, 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm


    fire retardant, spreading light, minimal thickness tolerance, impact resistant


    glazing, marine glazing, protective caps


    building & renovation, glass trade, industry, machine building, plastic fabricators/trade, yacht & marine building


    3mm, 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm

    Technical specifications
    Coefficient of expansion:
    0,5 mm/m/10ºC
    1,2 g/cm3
    Thickness tolerance:
    Saw tolerance:
    +/- 1mm
    Deviation angularity:
    1,5 mm/1m
    20C: 2350 MPA
    Fire classification:
    Bs1D0 according to EN 13501-1
    Bending strength:
    1587 kg/cm
    User Temperature:
    -40ºC +– 120ºC
    Clean cut
    Protective film:
    All sheets are provided with a PE-protective foil (two-sided)
    Frequently Asked Questions
    What is the difference between acrylic, polycarbonate and PETG?

    Acrylic is crystal clear, 25 times stronger than glass and available in many colours, thicknesses and surface structures. Acrylic has the fire classification EN13501. Acrylic is very easy to fabricate: sawing/cutting, milling, laser-cutting, hot and cold bending, glueing/bonding, drilling, polishing and sanding and printing.

    Brand names: PLEXIGLAS®, Versato®, Primo®, Perspex®, Nudec® PMMA, Altuglas® and Astariglas®.

    Polycarbonate is very impact resistant and 250 times stronger than glass. This material is less clear in comparison to acrylic. Polycarbonate is available in clear and in some colours. This material has a better fire classification than acrylic: Bs1d0. Polycarbonate cannot always be laser-cut.

    Brand names: Makrolon® and Lexan®

    PETG is food-grade certified, chemical resistant and is the only plastic that is allowed in public spaces such as airports. Furthermore, PETG is impact resistant and has the same fire certification as polycarbonate. PETG is not UV-resistant. PETG does not have any thickness tolerance and is available in clear and in some colour variations. PETG can also be vacuum formed. This material cannot always be laser-cut.

    What is the difference between polycarbonate and glass?

    Polycarbonate is 250 times stronger than glass, it is extremely impact-resistant. In addition, polycarbonate has a good fire classification (B1). Glass is clearer than polycarbonate.

    Can I use polycarbonate for outdoor applications?

    Yes, however, only the UV-proof types are suitable for outdoor use.

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