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Old 08-30-2009, 06:42 PM   #1
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acrylic...

the guy at the glass shop says that the acrylic polycarbonate is what I need for my sump is that right? He says that its not plexiglass. Just want to make sure before I go buy it.
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Old 08-30-2009, 06:54 PM   #2
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Well im going to get it now hope its the right stuff...
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are you building your own? or just using the acrylic to set up baffles?
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For baffles.
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I just used standard old plexiglass from lowes...
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Old 08-30-2009, 07:10 PM   #6
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Oh, well im getting some scrap pieces for 15 bucks and its all i need so I guess it will be fine. Off to get it now. I read a lot of places not to use plexi glass cause it flexes to much or something.
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wow its 3/8" thick.... Cant score this stuff and snap it. They guy at the glass shop said that is how they do it... They must have WAY better tools than I have.
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if you measure to fit.. take it to lowes and ask them to cut it for you.. it requires a diamond tiped razor blade lol
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I did and took it to home depot and they wouldnt cut it for me... ... Well the diamond tip makes sense haha.
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Plexiglass is a generic name for acrylic there a several large companies that make acrylic sheets and such that are all close to the same compisition. 3/8 you will have to cut with a table saw.
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