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Learn the Differences Between Plexiglas & Lexan from Sarnia Glass Ltd.

Plexiglas® & Lexan Glass Installations

Sarnia Glass Ltd. specializes in the installation of both Plexiglas® and Lexan glass. While these two types of glass are very similar in many of their properties, here are a few differences between the two so you can make a better-informed decision about which would better suit your application:

  • Plexiglas® tends to be a little more scratch-resistant than Lexan. If scratches do occur, they’re a little easier to get rid of due to Plexiglas’ ability to be polished.
  • Plexiglas® also tends to resist colour change when exposed to light, unlike Lexan glass.
  • Lexan glass can be bulletproof if it’s thick enough.
  • Lexan glass can be more resistant to chipping and impacts. Additionally, it’s easier to cut without being afraid of cracking.
  • Lexan glass is far more flexible than Plexiglas®.

Should you have any additional questions about Plexiglas® or Lexan glass, feel free to contact us for more information!

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