Who created plexiglass?

Answer Plexiglass was invented by William Chalmers, a research student at McGill University, in 1930. Plexiglass is an organic polymer that is transparent but stronger than glass. Plexiglass has many uses... Read More »

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What is plexiglass?

Sometimes referred to as acrylic glass, both individuals and businesses use plexiglass. Some businesses prefer plexiglass for display cases and counter tops, among other things. Plexiglass is safer... Read More »

What glue do you use for plexiglass?

Gluing plexiglass together is quite simple -- all that is needed the right type of glue. You can use cement glue or super glue for plexiglass. An acceptable choice is Weld-On adhesives.References:R... Read More »

How to Cut a Hole in Plexiglass?

Cutting a hole in a Plexiglass sheet, requires tools common to working with both wood and metal. The required tools change depending on the type and size of the hole. Round holes under six-inches i... Read More »

How to Cut Curves on Plexiglass?

Cutting curves on a Plexiglas sheet requires a tool that does not use a blade with a large cutting area, as large-bladed tools are only capable of producing either straight cuts or cuts with a long... Read More »