Tuffak® (formerly called Makrolon®) polycarbonate sheet is half the weight of glass, approximately 30 times stronger than acrylic and has high visible light transmission. With its inherent design flexibility, Tuffak can be cut or cold-formed on site during installation without the pre-forming and fabrication associated with glass or acrylic. For your application choose the right Tuffak sheet product for durability and aesthetics.
Tuffak® architectural grade sheet meets all standard specifications and codes and it can be used in all types of glazing, skylights and barrel vaults.
Tuffak® GP polycarbonate sheet is a durable, long lasting material which offers attractive protection in areas of high traffic, vandalism or burglary. It withstands severe wind, hail and snow storms. In fact, Tuffak® sheet meets stringent state mandates for hurricane resistant glazing materials. Tuffak® polycarbonate sheet is virtually unbreakable so the cost of replacement becomes a less immediate (and less costly) concern.
Design Latitude Tuffak® sheet is extremely ductile. It can be cut on site from flat sheet or cold-formed into curves that would be impossible to construct with laminated glass or acrylic. Forget about costly factory pre-forming and fabrication. With Tuffak® sheet you can create cost effective, yet distinctive structures featuring dramatic expanses of curved glazing.
Tuffak AR adds higher abrasion resistance and surface hardness to polycarbonates inherent performance benefits of impact strength and clarity. The proprietary hard coat provides chemical resistance and long lasting outdoor weathering performance. Tuffak® AR has a seen (7) year Limited Product Warranty against breakage, yellowing and hazing.