Extruded Polycarbonate Tube

                                                    Extruded Polycarbonate Tube

                                                    Extruded Polycarbonate Tube

                                                    Extruded Polycarbonate Tube

Extruded Polycarbonate Tube

Extruded polycarbonate tube:

●Excellent impact strength, high service temperature.

●Best light transmission.

●Great strength combined with light weight.

●While acrylic is 17% stronger than glass.

●Polycarbonate tube is nearly unbreakable.

●Extruded polycarbonatetube applications:

Interior exterior lighting, luminaries, technical applications, housings, advertisement, etc.


Extruded Polycarbonate Tube Specifications



Outter Dia. (mm)Inner Dia. (mm)Thickness (mm)Outter Dia. ToleranceLength (mm)
531± 0.152000
641± 0.152000
751± 0.152000
861± 0.152000
851.5± 0.152000
1081± 0.202000
1071.5± 0.202000
1062± 0.202000
12101± 0.202000
1282± 0.202000
1263± 0.202000
1393± 0.202000
1373± 0.202000
14102± 0.202000
1483± 0.202000
15131± 0.202000
15112± 0.202000
1593± 0.202000
16122± 0.302000
16103± 0.302000
18142± 0.302000
18123± 0.302000
20181± 0.302000
20162± 0.302000
20143± 0.302000
22182± 0.302000
22163± 0.302000
25212± 0.402000
25193± 0.402000
28242± 0.402000
28223± 0.402000
30262± 0.402000
30243± 0.402000
30224± 0.402000
30205± 0.402000
32282± 0.402000
32263± 0.402000
32244± 0.402000
35312± 0.402000
35293± 0.402000
38342± 0.402000
38323± 0.402000
38304± 0.402000
38385± 0.402000
40362± 0.402000
40343± 0.402000
40324± 0.402000
40305± 0.402000
45412± 0.402000
45393± 0.402000
45374± 0.402000
45355± 0.402000
50462± 0.402000
50443± 0.402000
50424± 0.402000
50405± 0.402000
60562± 0.402000
60543± 0.402000
60524± 0.402000
60505± 0.402000
70662± 0.602000
70643± 0.602000
70624± 0.602000
70605± 0.602000
80762± 0.602000
80743± 0.602000
80724± 0.602000
80705± 0.602000
90862± 0.602000
90843± 0.602000
90824± 0.602000
90805± 0.602000
100962± 0.802000
100943± 0.802000
100924± 0.802000
100905± 0.802000
1101043± 1.002000
1101024± 1.002000
1101005± 1.002000
1201143± 1.002000
1201124± 1.002000
1201105± 1.002000
1251193± 1.002000
1251174± 1.002000
1251155± 1.002000
1301243± 1.202000
1301224± 1.202000
1301205± 1.202000
1331273± 1.202000
1331254± 1.202000
1331235± 1.202000
1401343± 1.202000
1401324± 1.202000
1401305± 1.202000
1501443± 1.202000
1501424± 1.202000
1501405± 1.202000
1601543± 1.502000
1601524± 1.502000
1601505± 1.502000
1701643± 1.502000
1701624± 1.502000
1701605± 1.502000
1801743± 1.802000
1801724± 1.802000
1801705± 1.802000
1851793± 1.852000
1851774± 1.852000
1851755± 1.852000
2001943± 2.002000
2001924± 2.002000
2001905± 2.002000
 Be able to customize a variety of colors and sizes.

※ Please click here to see the specifications of our Extruded Polycarbonate Tube.

Extruded Polycarbonate Tube Features
• Impact-resistant
• High temperature resistance

Extruded Polycarbonate Tube Application
• Packaging container
• Industrial accessories
• Explosion-proof lamp
• Bus stop signs

Customized Acrylic Processing Service
  • Cutting:  Cutting according to the size required by customers, the precision tolerance can reach ±0.5mm
  • Polishing:  Treat the acrylic surface with a diamond polishing machine to make it smooth and translucent.
  • Drilling:  Drilling according to customer's requirements, and it is matched with customer's sample kit.
  • Bending:  Bending according to customer's requirements, heating the acrylic tube, and then bending with jigs.
  • Chamfering:  The edge of the acrylic pipe is chamfered to reduce sharp edges.
  • Printing:  Print patterns, words or images onto the acrylic surface to achieve personalized decorative effects.
  • Laser cutting:  Using high-power laser beams for precise cutting can achieve diverse cutting needs.
  • Assembly:  process and assemble with the accessories required by customers to complete one continuous line service.
Not all acrylic specifications are available for the above services, please inform us of your needs first, SMEACRYLIC will have a professional team to evaluate for you.
  • SMEACRYLIC® is a Taiwan based manufacturer which was founded in year 1980, a Professional Manufacturer in Extrusion Technology.
  • We specializes in extruding various kinds of plastic Profiles, Tubes, Rods and Sheets which be used in displays, decorations, lighting, illuminated advertising, architectures and a lot more applications.
  • Approximately 90% of our products are exported to over 40 countries worldwide including numerous well-known brands. Over the years, we have expanded to become the market leader in extrusion field in Asia.

We insist on using 100% virgin materials.

We insist on using international branded raw materials (Sumipex, Mitsubishi, Evonik)

We insist on keeping sample records of raw materials, all raw materials are traceable.

Technical Service
SME is a customer driven company. Only satisfied customer will ensure our continued success. Buying goods from SME you can have a comprehensive consulting service package.
The following are some of the systems that we implemented to provide our customers with the excellent support and service.
  • We developed on line catalogue for our customers.
  • Stock system always offers efficient prompt delivery.
  • Samples available for most of our products.
  • Our home-made moulds offer fast and precision work to ensure customers' satisfaction.
  • Efficient ISO-9001 managing system ensures quality stability.
Manufacturing Process
Raw material import
100% virgin material
Raw material inspection
Test raw material melt index
Raw material drying, remove moisture
Shapes produced through different dies
Cooling and shaping
Control extrusion speed
Cut to size
Cut according to the required length
Projection measure
Accurately measure via magnification
QC inspection
4 steps inspection applies during extrusion
Carton package to enhance product protection
Instant warehousing, EPR control
Well packed for delivery
Inspection Equipment
Non-contact Image Measure System
Equipped with a high-resolution and high-precision color camera to accurately measure the size through magnification.
Illumination Meter
Accurately measure illuminance, color temperature, CRI, spectrogram, and light measurement related data.
We use Mitutoyo LCD vernier calipers from Japan to ensure that the size and tolerance requirements.
Melt Flow Indexer
To detect the Melt Index of raw materials to ensure the quality and stability of raw materials.
Moisture Analyzer
To quickly determine the free water content of chemical raw material samples.
Temperature & Humidity Test Chamber
Simulate the environment of high temperature and high humidity to test the material change and strength attenuation of our products.
Production Equipment
Profile Extrusion Machines : 22 lines
Acrylic Rods
Acrylic Tubes
Other Profiles
3,500tons / yr
Production Capacity
Perfect Packaging
SMEACRYLIC® packaging advantages
  • Exclusive shrink film packaging slows down the water absorption of acrylic
  • Giving you a good cutting experience
  • Effectively avoid scratches on acrylic tube surface during cutting
  • Small tubes are bundled to increase the strength and are not easy to break
  • Bubble Wrap protects the tubes druing transportation
  • Carton protection, convenient for warehouse management
  • Square package, maximizing the storage capacity of the warehouse
ISO-9001 : 2015 CERTIFIED
International Exhibition

Related FAQ

Acrylic VS. Glass
Q: Acrylic VS. Glass Acrylic (PMMA) is often considered an alternative to glass because it can replace glass in some ways, but there are some differences and limitations. Below is a comparison between acrylic and glass for your reference.     ACRYLIC GLASS Transparency Transmittance 92% Transmittance 75~80% Strength Strong impact resistance Weak impact resistance Weight Lighter Half the Weight of glass Heavier Ease of Processing Easy to process and bend More difficult to process and requires higher precision Temperature Resistance Lower temperature resistance High temperature resistance Safety Relative to glass Not easily cracked or chipped May form sharp fragments when broken, May cause harm to human body Cost Cheaper More expensive Application Used in making transparent utensils, Exhibits, Lighting, Safety masks...etc. Used in windows, buildings, cars...etc. These properties indicate that both acrylic and glass have their advantages and disadvantages in different situations, depending on the needs and considerations of the specific application. For example, acrylic is often used in applications that require lightweight, easy processing, and high transparency, while glass is used in applications that require high strength, weather resistance, and temperature resistance.   Common applications of acrylic replacing glass are as follows: 1. Car windows: Some parts such as rearview mirrors, windows, and headlight covers in cars use acrylic because it is light, impact-resistant, and can be molded into more complex shapes during manufacturing.   2. Aircraft windows: In the aviation industry, acrylic is also used in some aircraft windows because it has a lower weight and can withstand variable pressure and temperature changes during flight.   3. Aquariums: Acrylic is often used in aquariums because it is lighter than glass and can be manufactured in a variety of shapes and sizes while providing clear viewing.   4. Display windows: Acrylic is often used for store display windows as it is highly transparent and does not break easily, thus providing better security.   5. Lighting: Acrylic is used to make lighting shades, lamp covers, etc. because it can be easily processed into various shapes while scattering light evenly.   6. Medical Devices: Some medical devices and equipment, such as braces in dental offices and coverings for ophthalmic equipment, also use acrylic because of its light weight and transparency.   7. Interior Decoration: Acrylic sheets and panels are often used in interior decoration such as bathroom cubicles, windshields, table tops, cabinet doors etc. as it provides a modern look and transparency. Discussion on the Safety of acrylic and glass: When acrylic breaks, it usually does not form sharp fragments but instead breaks into smaller pieces or cracks. These fragments are usually relatively blunt and therefore less likely to cause puncture wounds to a human body. Due to acrylic's fracture pattern, it is considered safer than glass in some applications, especially where serious injury needs to be prevented.   However, when glass breaks, it can produce sharp fragments that pose a potential risk of injury to both humans and the surrounding environment. Although there are some special types of glass (such as safety glass or laminated glass) that can reduce the risk of fragmentation, in general, glass is more susceptible to puncture wounds when broken.    Overall, acrylic usually has advantages over glass in terms of safety because the fragments produced after it breaks are blunt and less likely to cause serious harm to the human body. This makes acrylic more popular in applications where safety is a concern, such as safety masks, display windows, children's play equipment, etc. However, for some special applications, such as car windshields, safety glass may still be a better choice because it can provide higher protection in the event of breakage. Discussion on the Weight of acrylic and glass materials: Acrylic is lighter than glass, about half as much. Due to its lightweight, acrylic often has advantages in applications where structural loads need to be reduced or weight reduction is required, such as aerospace, automotive parts, displays, etc. Products etc.   While glass is relatively heavy, weighing twice as much as acrylic of the same size and thickness, glass may be more advantageous in applications that require a stable structure or fixation, such as building structures, large windows, or applications that require a stable foundation. .   Overall, acrylic is generally lighter in weight than glass, which makes it more advantageous in applications where reduced loads or reduced structural weight are required. However, in applications where greater strength or stability is required, glass may be more suitable because its greater weight can provide stability and wind pressure resistance benefits. When selecting materials, weight and other properties need to be balanced against the needs and considerations of the specific application.   Discussion on the Processability of acrylic and glass: There are significant differences between acrylic and glass in terms of ease of processing. Acrylic is relatively easy to process and create into a variety of shapes because it is a thermoplastic material that can be heated and shaped at specific temperatures. It can be processed with standard cutting, drilling, bending, and scoring tools and does not require special glass processing skills. This ease of processing makes acrylic very useful when specially shaped products need to be made, such as curved displays, complex appliances or light fixtures.   But glass is generally more difficult to work with than acrylic because it is a non-thermoplastic material and cannot be shaped as easily as acrylic. Cutting, drilling, and grinding glass often require specialized tools and techniques, are more complex operations, often require more time and skill, and require a higher degree of precision.   In summary, acrylic is generally superior to glass in terms of ease of processing. It is easier to make into a variety of shapes and can be processed using conventional tools without requiring special skills or equipment. This ease of processing makes acrylic a flexible material suitable for applications requiring custom shapes or designs. However, it is important to note that acrylic can deform at high temperatures, so the temperature needs to be carefully controlled during processing.   Discussion on the Manufacturing Costs of acrylic and glass: Acrylic is generally less expensive than glass, especially when large quantities of the material are required. Acrylic is a popular plastic that is relatively cheap to manufacture and easy to produce and handle. However, the cost of acrylic can vary based on thickness, clarity, size, and special treatments (such as UV-resistant treatments). As for glass, the cost is usually higher, especially when large sheets, special types (such as tempered or laminated glass), or custom sizes are required. The manufacturing and processing of glass may require more energy and technology, and its special treatments, such as thermal insulation, sound insulation, lamination, or reflective coatings, may increase costs.   Summary Generally speaking, acrylic is less expensive than glass, so in more cost-sensitive applications, acrylic may be the more economical choice. However, if a specific application requires special properties of the glass, or requires special processing, the cost of the glass may be higher. Therefore, when selecting materials, cost should be evaluated along with other factors such as performance, appearance, weather resistance and safety to ensure the most suitable material is chosen.  
Storage- -Application of acrylic tube
     Acrylic tubes are often used to make storage containers, such as pen holders, makeup brush holders, pencil cases, etc. These products not only provide practical storage functions, but also make the contents visible at a glance due to the transparency of the acrylic material, presenting a modern and neat feel. The following are some storage applications of acrylic tubes:   1. Pen holder:Acrylic tubes are often used to make pen holders, which can neatly classify and store different types of pens, pencils, office utensils, etc. Transparent features allow users to quickly find the tools they need.     REF:https://www.walmart.com     2. Makeup brush tube:On the dressing table, acrylic tubes are often used to hold makeup brushes, such as eye shadow brushes, foundation brushes, etc. This keeps the brushes clean and also makes it easy for users to quickly select the brush they need.     REF:https://www.amazon.com      3. Stationery box:Small acrylic tubes can be combined together to form a stationery box, which is used to store small stationery such as staples, staplers, compasses, etc., making the desktop more tidy.  REF:https://www.aliexpress.com/    4. Tool storage:Put small tools, such as screwdrivers, wrenches, etc., into acrylic tubes to make the tools more organized.   REF:Internet   5. Storage of clothing accessories: Put accessories, such as ties, necklaces, gloves, etc., into acrylic tubes to keep them neat and easy to select.   REF:Internet 6. Jewelry box: Long or round acrylic tubes can be used to make jewelry boxes to store hair accessories, necklaces, bracelets, earrings and other accessories while displaying the beauty of the jewelry. REF:amazon 7. Souvenir display box: A souvenir display box is a container used to display and protect special items, souvenirs or collectibles. It has transparent characteristics to display and appreciate the items inside, while providing a dustproof, protective and decorative Function.    REF:uhavetohavethis 8. Doll display: Doll fans can stack acrylic tubes and arrange the dolls neatly, like a small display room. In addition to storage, you can also appreciate your treasure collection at any time.    REF:SHOPEE 9. Grow plants: Grow small plants or succulents in acrylic tubes to create a mini garden.    REF:aliexpress 10. Toy storage box: Suitable for storing small toys, such as building blocks, mini vehicles, etc. The transparent material allows children to easily find the toys they want.     When choosing acrylic tubes as storage containers, you can consider the following points:   1. Size and Shape: Consider the size and shape of the items you need to store to make sure the acrylic tube container is large enough and easy to access. Define the desired height, width and depth.   2. Sturdiness and durability: Make sure the acrylic tube you choose is strong enough and durable enough to withstand the weight of the items being stored. Choosing thicker pipe walls can increase the strength of the container.   3. Transparency: The transparency of acrylic tubes is its unique feature, but at the same time, the privacy of stored items needs to be considered. Use clear acrylic tubes if you want to be able to see your content clearly; consider translucent or tinted tubes if privacy is required.   4. Safety: Pay attention to whether the edges of the acrylic tube have been smoothed to prevent accidental injuries from possible sharp edges. Make sure the container is structurally sound to prevent it from tipping or collapsing.   5. Cleaning and Maintenance: Make sure acrylic tube containers are easy to clean and maintain. The surface of acrylic containers can be easily scratched, so use a soft cleaning cloth to clean them and avoid using abrasive cleaners.   6. Design style: Based on the usage scenario and personal preference, consider whether to add color, pattern or other decoration to make the storage container more visually attractive, and incorporate the appearance design of the acrylic tube to ensure that it can blend into your interior decoration style .   Generally speaking, acrylic tubes have great application flexibility in storage and can be flexibly configured according to different needs, providing simple and modern storage solutions. No matter which way you choose to use acrylic tubes, through transparent The appearance makes items easier to identify while maintaining a clean and organized appearance.  
Is acrylic environmentally friendly?
 Q: Is acrylic environmentally friendly? A: Acrylic also known as plexiglass or polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA), is a man-made clear plastic material that is itself a recyclable material, so it does relatively well when it comes to recycling and recycling. In addition, acrylic products have a longer lifespan and can be used for a long time, reducing waste and resource consumption. If you want to choose acrylic products as environmentally friendly materials, it is recommended to choose Xingming high-quality 100% new material products, use them for a longer time, and properly recycle and dispose of them when they are no longer needed.  Q: Is acrylic toxic? Application scope?   A: Acrylic itself is non-toxic, and it is naturally odorless and non-toxic to the human body. It can be used in medical supplies, contact lenses, food packaging utensils, etc. It is transparent, light, weather-resistant, impact-resistant, recyclable, Compared with other plastic materials, it is easier to form and other advantages. The application of acrylic is widely used in various industries, and it is closely related to our lives.    ◆ Stationery gifts: office stationery, business cards, pen holders, medals, gifts, photo frames   ◆ Advertising: light boxes, signboards, signs, neon lights, display stands, signs   ◆ Home appliances: electrical accessories, audio panels, display panels   ◆ People's livelihood products: kitchen, bathroom equipment, storage box, dressing table, shelf   ◆ 3C supplies: mouse, goggles, casing, acrylic electronic products, LCD/TV, mobile phone panel   ◆ Optics: lenses, sunglasses, reflectors, magnifying (convex) mirrors, projection boards   ◆ Leisure and entertainment: basketball boards, household swimming pools, gaming equipment, game console panels, pet toys   ◆ Furniture: tables and chairs, lockers, lecture tables, furniture accessories   ◆ Aquarium: aquariums, petri dishes, feed tubes, fish and shrimp shelters,   ◆ Construction: tree windows, soundproof doors and windows, lighting covers, skylights, greenhouses, telephone booths, screens   ◆ Lighting: street lamps, art lamps and general lampshades   ◆ Transportation: vehicle doors and windows, road sound insulation walls, windshields, rain windows, lights   ◆Industrial use: protective masks for machine instruments, flow meters, optical fibers   ◆ Security: doors and windows of banks, prisons, jewelry stores   ◆ Agricultural medical treatment: greenhouse, plant storage box, baby incubator, medical equipment ◆ Military use: aircraft canopy, yacht windows and tank windows
Interior Design-Application of Acrylic Tube and Rod
      Acrylic Tubes/Rods  are becoming more and more popular in interior design because of their ability to create unique and impressive visual effects. Its interior appears to be something floating in the air.   Design concept: To create a modern, stylish and memorable space, while using the unique properties of acrylic pipe sticks to create a sense of lightness, transparency and space. The following are several cases of acrylic tube stick interior design case sharing:   1. Hall design: Hang multiple acrylic rods of different lengths above the ceiling of the hall, extending vertically from the ceiling to the ground. These tubes can be clear, or you can use different colored acrylic tube sticks to create a variety of different visual effects. REF.: https://www.jasboutique.co.uk     2. Exhibition compartment: Utilize the transparent properties and changeable colors of acrylic tube materials to create a unique and memorable display effect. These booth partitions are usually used in various types of exhibitions, exhibitions, events, showrooms and other places to divide the display space, display products or services, and attract the attention of the audience. REF.: https://www.pinterest.com/     3. Enclosure design: This design uses acrylic materials to build enclosures, replacing traditional brick walls or other solid material enclosures. Its transparent or translucent properties allow light to pass through and produce unique visual effects, making the space Full of lightness and openness. Although the acrylic fence is transparent, its material is generally strong and durable, and has good compression and impact resistance. This makes it not lose to traditional fence materials in terms of safety. REF.: 2022 Park Qunjian Project   4. Back wall design: Acrylic tube back wall design uses transparent acrylic tube materials for sandblasting and LED lighting to create a unique and modern background, enhance the atmosphere of the space and attract visual effects, making the entire back wall Full of life and vitality. REF.: Li Lin Design   5. Screen design: This design combines acrylic tube screen and flowing water elements to create a unique and stunning visual enjoyment. In addition, LED lights are used to illuminate the inside of the acrylic tube or under the flowing water, which can create a unique lighting atmosphere at night and enhance the beauty of the space.   REF.: https://www.sign96.com     6. Lighting effect design: Adding LED lights inside or at the bottom of the acrylic tube rod can produce unique lighting effects. Through the refraction effect of the acrylic tube, the LED light can produce a soft and bright lighting effect, adding a sense of layering and atmosphere to the interior space. REF.: Shin Kong Mitsubishi Southwest Store     7. Display racks and display cabinets: Combine acrylic tubes into frames, which can be used as display racks or display cabinets to display and display products or artworks. Transparent acrylic tubes allow the displayed items to be better displayed without blocking the view.   8. Indoor furniture:Acrylic pipe sticks can also be applied in indoor furniture design, such as chairs, tables, bookshelves, etc. These pieces of furniture are available in acrylic tubes in different colors and shapes, adding a modern touch and personalization to the interior space.   REF.: https://www.bedbathandbeyond.ca     9. Art installation: The unique transparency and light guide effect of the acrylic rod, combined with the RGB gradient light source, can effectively guide the light and distribute it evenly throughout the rod, creating a unique light guide effect. It can be used to create art installations, adding artistic atmosphere and highlights to the interior space.   The interior design of acrylic pipe sticks can bring innovation, fashion and beauty to the space, while providing practicality and functionality. You can use your creativity to create a unique interior space according to your personal preferences and space needs. However, attention needs to be paid to its material properties and maintenance requirements to ensure safety and durability. Professional designers and architects can provide more professional suggestions and ideas on the application of acrylic interior design.
SMEACRYLIC packaging
Q: SMEACRYLIC packaging       Different from the packaging methods of other factories, 99% of the acrylic products produced by SMEACRYIC are packed in cartons. The advantages of this packaging are: ◆ Convenient warehouse management and control, transparent specifications and quantities. ◆ Properly protect the product to avoid bumps and injuries. ◆ Square arrangement storage, maximize the warehouse. 1. The acrylic sticks are 3-5mm in diameter and are directly bundled in a bundle of 50 pieces. When customers sell, they can save the time for inventory, and increase the strength of the sticks, which is not easy to break.   2. For acrylic rods with a diameter of more than 6mm and acrylic tubes of 8~28mm, each piece is put into a PE bag, which can reduce the risk of friction and scratches on the acrylic rod and strengthen the protection of each acrylic rod/tube. 3. The round tube over 3.30mm is packed with shrink film, and the large tube is then inserted into a round fixed piece to avoid deformation by external force. In addition to slowing down the water absorption of acrylic, it can also reduce the scraping of acrylic fragments during processing and cutting. The risk of injury is not affected by the visual gap between the PE bag and the tube. Always pallet packaging by CFS In order to ensure that the bulk cargo can be safely delivered to the customer, when the bulk cargo is shipped, it must be packaged on pallets to avoid product damage caused by bulk cargo handling. Secured with iron straps. Remarks: Air freight may not necessarily be shipped on pallets due to consideration of customer shipping costs. FCL shipment by sea For customers who leave the whole container, after completing the loading, be sure to pull the rope to protect the goods, and record the photos of the empty container, seal, before and after sealing, so as to ensure the rights and interests of customers.  
Polycarbonate (PC) Extrusion Manufacturers 10 Q&A
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) - Polycarbonate Extrusion Manufacturers   Q1: What is polycarbonate extrusion? A1: Polycarbonate extrusion is a manufacturing process that involves pushing molten polycarbonate resin through a shaped die to create continuous profiles or sheets. This process is commonly used for producing various products with specific shapes and dimensions.   Q2: What are the advantages of using polycarbonate in extrusion? A2: Polycarbonate offers high impact resistance than acrylic, optical clarity, and excellent dimensional stability. Its versatility makes it suitable for a wide range of applications, and the extrusion process allows for the creation of complex shapes with consistent quality.   Q3: What types of products can be manufactured through polycarbonate extrusion? A3: Polycarbonate extrusion can be used to produce profiles, sheets, tubes, and other customized shapes. Common applications include: Construction and Interior Design、Lighting Products、Industrial Applications、Transportation、Electronics、Protective Packaging、Medical Equipment.   Q4: How does the extrusion process impact the optical properties of polycarbonate? A4: The extrusion process, when performed with precision and proper conditions, ensures that polycarbonate maintains its optical clarity. However, it's essential to follow recommended extrusion parameters to prevent issues such as haze or discoloration. The melt temperature control, cooling rate, mold design and calibration, resin quality, post-extrusion treatment, etc. in the extrusion process are all possible influencing factors.   Q5: What should I consider when choosing a polycarbonate extrusion manufacturer? A5: When selecting a manufacturer, consider their experience, production capabilities, quality control measures, and adherence to industry standards. Additionally, reviews and references can provide insights into the manufacturer's reputation and reliability. However, SMEACRYLIC have 40 years of experience in PC production and have produced beer tubes, lampshades, pneumatic tube, precision parts packaging, medical equipment applications, etc.     Q6: Can polycarbonate extrusions be customized for specific project requirements? A6: Yes, many polycarbonate extrusion manufacturers offer customization services. This includes tailored profiles, colors, and dimensions to meet the unique specifications of your project. Q7: Polycarbonate tube standard sizes is as below :   Outter Dia. (mm) Inner Dia. (mm) Thickness (mm) Outter Dia. Tolerance Length (mm) 5 3 1 ± 0.15 2000 6 4 1 ± 0.15 2000 7 5 1 ± 0.15 2000 8 6 1 ± 0.15 2000 8 5 1.5 ± 0.15 2000 10 8 1 ± 0.20 2000 10 7 1.5 ± 0.20 2000 10 6 2 ± 0.20 2000 12 10 1 ± 0.20 2000 12 8 2 ± 0.20 2000 12 6 3 ± 0.20 2000 13 9 3 ± 0.20 2000 13 7 3 ± 0.20 2000 14 10 2 ± 0.20 2000 14 8 3 ± 0.20 2000 15 13 1 ± 0.20 2000 15 11 2 ± 0.20 2000 15 9 3 ± 0.20 2000 16 12 2 ± 0.30 2000 16 10 3 ± 0.30 2000 18 14 2 ± 0.30 2000 18 12 3 ± 0.30 2000 20 18 1 ± 0.30 2000 20 16 2 ± 0.30 2000 20 14 3 ± 0.30 2000 22 18 2 ± 0.30 2000 22 16 3 ± 0.30 2000 25 21 2 ± 0.40 2000 25 19 3 ± 0.40 2000 28 24 2 ± 0.40 2000 28 22 3 ± 0.40 2000 30 26 2 ± 0.40 2000 30 24 3 ± 0.40 2000 30 22 4 ± 0.40 2000 30 20 5 ± 0.40 2000 32 28 2 ± 0.40 2000 32 26 3 ± 0.40 2000 32 24 4 ± 0.40 2000 35 31 2 ± 0.40 2000 35 29 3 ± 0.40 2000 38 34 2 ± 0.40 2000 38 32 3 ± 0.40 2000 38 30 4 ± 0.40 2000 38 38 5 ± 0.40 2000 40 36 2 ± 0.40 2000 40 34 3 ± 0.40 2000 40 32 4 ± 0.40 2000 40 30 5 ± 0.40 2000 45 41 2 ± 0.40 2000 45 39 3 ± 0.40 2000 45 37 4 ± 0.40 2000 45 35 5 ± 0.40 2000 50 46 2 ± 0.40 2000 50 44 3 ± 0.40 2000 50 42 4 ± 0.40 2000 50 40 5 ± 0.40 2000 60 56 2 ± 0.40 2000 60 54 3 ± 0.40 2000 60 52 4 ± 0.40 2000 60 50 5 ± 0.40 2000 70 66 2 ± 0.60 2000 70 64 3 ± 0.60 2000 70 62 4 ± 0.60 2000 70 60 5 ± 0.60 2000 80 76 2 ± 0.60 2000 80 74 3 ± 0.60 2000 80 72 4 ± 0.60 2000 80 70 5 ± 0.60 2000 90 86 2 ± 0.60 2000 90 84 3 ± 0.60 2000 90 82 4 ± 0.60 2000 90 80 5 ± 0.60 2000 100 96 2 ± 0.80 2000 100 94 3 ± 0.80 2000 100 92 4 ± 0.80 2000 100 90 5 ± 0.80 2000 110 104 3 ± 1.00 2000 110 102 4 ± 1.00 2000 110 100 5 ± 1.00 2000 120 114 3 ± 1.00 2000 120 112 4 ± 1.00 2000 120 110 5 ± 1.00 2000 125 119 3 ± 1.00 2000 125 117 4 ± 1.00 2000 125 115 5 ± 1.00 2000 130 124 3 ± 1.20 2000 130 122 4 ± 1.20 2000 130 120 5 ± 1.20 2000 133 127 3 ± 1.20 2000 133 125 4 ± 1.20 2000 133 123 5 ± 1.20 2000 140 134 3 ± 1.20 2000 140 132 4 ± 1.20 2000 140 130 5 ± 1.20 2000 150 144 3 ± 1.20 2000 150 142 4 ± 1.20 2000 150 140 5 ± 1.20 2000 160 154 3 ± 1.50 2000 160 152 4 ± 1.50 2000 160 150 5 ± 1.50 2000 170 164 3 ± 1.50 2000 170 162 4 ± 1.50 2000 170 160 5 ± 1.50 2000 180 174 3 ± 1.80 2000 180 172 4 ± 1.80 2000 180 170 5 ± 1.80 2000 185 179 3 ± 1.85 2000 185 177 4 ± 1.85 2000 185 175 5 ± 1.85 2000 200 194 3 ± 2.00 2000 200 192 4 ± 2.00 2000 200 190 5 ± 2.00 2000 ※ Be able to customize a variety of colors and sizes. ※ Please click here to see the specifications of our Extruded Polycarbonate Tube.   Q8: Are there any environmental considerations with polycarbonate extrusion? A8: Polycarbonate is a recyclable material, and the recycling of plastic helps reduce the need for new raw materials while reducing the impact of plastic waste on the environment. PC is usually marked with recycling number "7". The recycling numbers of other plastics can be referred to as follows:   Q9: How can I request a quote for polycarbonate extrusion services? A9: To receive a quote, contact us SMEACRYLIC through email:[email protected] provide detailed information about your project, including design specifications, quantities, and any special requirements.   Q10: What quality control measures are in place during polycarbonate extrusion? A10: SMEACRYLIC implement stringent quality control measures, including regular inspections, testing for physical properties, and adherence to industry standards. Certifications such as ISO9001 can indicate a commitment to quality.

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