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    Fuerto® transparent polycarbonate tubes

    Clear impact resistant tubes in diameters Ø 10 – 250 mmFrom 5,00 per tube ex VAT
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    Benefits
    • Very impact resistant
    • Transparent
    • Not UV-resistant
    Maximum size

    Half-length: ±1000mm
    Full-length: ±2000mm

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    (minimal length: 100mm)

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    Fuerto® Polycarbonate tubes are fire retardant, vandal-proof and extremely impact resistant! The polycarbonate tubes are extruded from normal standard granulate and do not have a UV protective layer. Polycarbonate tubes are visually less pure than acrylic tubes, but on the other hand, they have a better fire certification (B1 according to the European standard) and are particularly impact resistant. The tubes can be ordered per full-length of 2 meters and half-length of ± 1 meter.

    Stock Fuerto® Tube PC – transparent polycarbonate tubes

    Polycarbonate tubes are standard available in diameters from Ø 10 to 250 mm with wall thicknesses varying from 1.5, 2, 3, 4 and 5 mm thick. If you are looking for other diameters, you can also opt for transparent acrylic tubes. We have acrylic tubes in stock in diameters from Ø 12 to 610mm.

    Applications

    Polycarbonate tubes are mainly used for technical applications because of their impact resistance. The tubes are mostly used in the lighting industry as a shield around light sources, but also in the process industry. For inspiration, please take a look at our Acrylic Community.

    Fabrications

    Sawing, milling, bonding and drilling. For more information about fabricating acrylics, please go to our fabrication page.

    Brand names

    Lexan® and Makrolon® are well-known brand names of polycarbonate.

    Material:

    Polycarbonate

    Shape:

    tube

    Colour:

    clear

    External Ø in mm:

    10, 12, 15, 20, 25, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, 150, 160, 180, 200, 250

    Wall thickness in mm:

    1,5, 2, 3, 4, 5

    Length:

    Half-length (±1000mm), Full-length (±2000mm)

    Characteristics:

    fire retardant, minimal thickness tolerance, impact resistant

    Surface:

    gloss

    Applications:

    machine parts

    Branches:

    architecture, building & renovation, decor building, display building, industry, interior building, machine building, plastic fabricators/trade, yacht & marine building

    Technical specifications
    Coefficient of expansion:
    0,5 mm/m/10ºC
    Density:
    1,2 g/cm3
    Thickness tolerance:
    barely
    Saw tolerance:
    +/- 1 mm
    Deviation angularity:
    1,5 mm/1m
    E-module:
    2350 MPa
    Fire classification:
    Bs1D0 according to EN 13501-1
    Bending strength:
    1587 kg/cm
    User Temperature:
    -40ºC – + 120ºC
    Edges:
    Clean cut
    Protective film:
    All tubes are provided with a protective foil
    Frequently Asked Questions
    When do I choose for acrylic and when do I choose for polycarbonate?

    Acrylic is optically more pure than polycarbonate. Polycarbonate, on the other hand, is much more impact-resistant than acrylic, but yellows faster.

    Can I use polycarbonate tubes for outdoor applications?

    No, this is not advisable. Polycarbonate tubes do not have a UV filter and the material will yellow quickly.

    Can I order samples of tubes?

    It is possible to order samples of clear, satin or opal tubes. These samples are meant to be able to look at the type of tube and its surface. Since we only sell tubes and rods per full length, we do not have residues. That is why it is not possible to order samples of every diameter and wall thickness. We have samples available in one diameter and wall thickness.

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