How to glue acrylic

How to glue acrylic

If you want to glue acrylic sheet or Perspex, then there are two things you have to take into account: ordinary glue does not work, and the bond is very tight. Gluing these plastics does not have to be a problem if you follow the tips and tricks in this blog. With a...
Polishing plastic yourself

Polishing plastic yourself

Plastic sheets have many advantages over natural materials such as glass or ceramics. They are stronger, easier to work and much more impact-resistant. However, they are also more susceptible to scratching than glass, with intensive contact, light scratches may occur...
Remove scratches from acrylic sheet

Remove scratches from acrylic sheet

Plexiglass, also known as acrylic, is a plastic with many advantages. Unfortunately, it also has a disadvantage compared to glass: it is scratch-sensitive. Removing scratches from acrylic sheet is relatively easy, and with proper maintenance, acrylic also stays...
Acrylic engraving

Acrylic engraving

Acrylic is easy to engrave. In addition to etching and printing, engraving is the most commonly used technique to process the surface of acrylic. Certainly, with slightly thicker plates (from 4 millimetres) a very nice three-dimensional effect can be achieved with an...
Making a dust cover

Making a dust cover

Need a dust cover? Make it yourself from acrylic! Is the dust cover of your record player due for replacement? Or do you want to protect a work of art against dust and bumps? Then a customised protective acrylic dust cover is the perfect solution. It’s particularly...