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Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (12mm)

Diameter: 12mm

Length: 250mm

£6.32 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (12mm)

Diameter: 12mm

Length: 500mm

£9.47 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (12mm)

Diameter: 12mm

Length: 1000mm

£13.91 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (20mm)

Diameter: 20mm

Length: 250mm

£14.22 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (20mm)

Diameter: 20mm

Length: 500mm

£21.29 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (20mm)

Diameter: 20mm

Length: 1000mm

£31.26 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (30mm)

Diameter: 30mm

Length: 250mm

£34.87 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (30mm)

Diameter: 30mm

Length: 500mm

£52.21 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (30mm)

Diameter: 30mm

Length: 1000mm

£76.67 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (40mm)

Diameter: 40mm

Length: 250mm

£61.96 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (40mm)

Diameter: 40mm

Length: 500mm

£92.76 inc VAT

Clear Bubble Effect Acrylic Rod (40mm)

Diameter: 40mm

Length: 1000mm

£136.20 inc VAT

Extruded acrylic rod is a versatile light weight material with high impact strength. Available in a wide range of diameters it can be easily worked for use in many applications.

Key features:

  • Bubble effect finish
  • Economical
  • Versatile
  • Light weight
  • High impact strength

Typical applications:

  • Signage
  • Modelling
  • Displays
  • Arts and crafts
  • Cake design
  • Interior design
  • Staircase banister spindle

Detailed description:

High impact resistance

Extruded acrylic rod has over ten times the impact strength of a glass equivalent. Its hard wearing properties make it a popular material for many applications. 

Lightweight

High in strength yet half the weight of glass.

Weather resistance

Extruded acrylic rods are weather resistant and therefore suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications.

Inexpensive

Acrylic rod, although strong and visually impressive is an inexpensive material due to its economic production process.

Recyclable

Extruded acrylic rod can be fully recycled.

Manufacturing Tolerances

Diameter (mm) Tolerance (mm)
1-4 +0.3
5-8 +0.5
9-12 +0.7
13-16 +0.9
17-22 +1.0
23 +1.1
24-25 +1.2
26-27 +1.3
28-30 +1.4
32-35 +1.5
40-45 +2.0
50 +2.5
Available diameters12mm, 20mm, 30mm, 40mm
Maximum length1200mm
Fire resistanceUK class 4 fire rating
Material protectionSupplied with protective film

We currently deliver to the UK and throughout Europe. Delivery charges are calculated based on the longest side of the material ordered. Only one delivery charge is applicable per order regardless of how many items are ordered.

Longest side Orders under £200 (inc VAT) Orders over £200 (inc VAT) Express Delivery
Less than 590mm £4.95 FREE £8.95
590mm to 1449mm £5.95 FREE £9.95
1450mm to 2599mm £7.95 FREE £13.95
2600mm or greater £14.95 FREE £24.95


Europe (3-5 working days)
£19.95

Delivery guidelines
We process and dispatch the vast majority of orders within 24 hours of receiving the order, however our guidelines for delivery times are listed below:

  • Standard delivery (3-5 days)
  • Express delivery (1-3 days)

Express Delivery
If you require faster delivery you may wish to consider choosing our Express Delivery option at the checkout. Express Delivery orders will be prioritised and will be delivered using a recognised nationwide courier.

Next Day Delivery
Next Day delivery is not available via our website due to the quantity of orders we receive on a daily basis. However, if you need to place an order and require Next Day delivery please contact us – we will make every effort to meet your requirements and deadlines.

Collection/pickup
Collection is available from our location in Rettendon, Essex (see full address). When placing an order on our website there is an option on the final stage of the checkout for Collection/pickup. Once your order is ready for collection you will be notified via email.

Due to the nature of the ”made to measure” products we supply, we provide delivery prices at a standard rate and reserve the right to cancel an order should it become economically unviable to fulfil the order. In these rare circumstances the customer will be contacted first to discuss alternative options.

When delivering to some delivery locations we can incur increased shipping costs, if this is likely to happen the customer will be contacted to discuss any possible extra delivery charges required.

Examples of delivery locations which may require additional delivery charges are,

  • Channel Islands
  • Scottish Islands
  • Isle of Man
  • Isles of Scilly
  • Remote areas
  • Northern Ireland

If you require delivery to one of these areas please get in touch to discuss your order.

You may also wish to read more detailed information regarding our terms and conditions in relation to delivery.

Will I be notified when my order is out for delivery?

Yes. Simply Plastics will send you an email when your order has been dispatched. If your shipment is trackable the email will contain tracking details and a link to the delivery couriers website, where you can track the progress of the shipment.

I need my order urgently, can I pay for faster shipping?

Yes. We offer an express delivery service which aims to deliver all orders in 1-3 working days. Orders are delivered by a recognised courier company and may require a signature on delivery.

Can I collect my order from Simply Plastics?

Yes, of course. At the final stage of the checkout process there is a delivery option labelled "Collection/pickup" which is free. When your order is ready for collection you will receive an email to notify you, which includes our opening times and address.

Collection -example

What is perspex?

Although commonly referred to as perspex, Perspex® is in fact a manufacturers brand name. Acrylic and Perspex® are one and the same thing. Acrylic or Polymethyl Methacrylate (PMMA) is produced as sheets, rods and tubes.

Can Simply Plastics help me with a fabrication project?

Yes we can. Customised, cut-to-size materials can be ordered directly throught the website, but if you require furtehr fabrication we can help you with this too.

Our fabrication services include,

  • CNC routing
  • Bending
  • Shaping
  • Bonding/glueing
  • Diamond polishing
  • Flame polishing
  • Intricate laser cutting

Examples of fabricated products include,

  • Acrylic display cases
  • Point of sale 
  • Retail display
  • Lighting applications
  • Brochure holders
  • 2D/3D Acrylic lettering
  • Furniture
  • Office Interiors

For enquiries regarding any project from prototypes to large production runs, please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

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