ABS/Acrylic is the right choice for the
Primex offers a wide range of monolayer and co-extruded multilayer ABS (Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene) sheet products. Combinations of 100% customer color virgin, virgin cap/utility base, low gloss (matte) cap/utility base, and custom color cap/utility base are available.
For exterior applications, a Centrex co-extrusion or Korad laminate is available. Primex also offers a wide variety of embossed surfaces.
End uses of ABS include tub/shower surrounds, pickup truck caps, boat accessories, automotive trim parts, and computer housings.
Why ABS/Acrylic for Tub and shower?
- Excellent durability- will not chip, dent, stain or fade
- Easy to clean and care for
- Antimicrobiale can be added (mold & mildew protection)
- Lower cost than traditional remodeling
- Wide choice of colors, shower pans and wall designs
PRIMEX ABS FEATURES
Surface, gloss and high impact
Easily thermoformed, heat bent and glued
Protection that is built in
Machines well with circular saw, routers and band saw
The acrylic and ABS can be color matched based on the customer requirements and specifications.
There are several options of laminated film that are available to help give the desired appearance such as granite and more.
Understanding of cap thickness is critical. More does not mean better as the properties of the sheet can be adversely effected the greater the cap thickness. Contact our Technical Support for assistance.
Formable masking should be used to protect the sheet during shipping and installation
Automotive parts, displays and outdoor applications that require a high gloss finish to avoid painting parts.