Polycarbonate Sheet Screws and Fixings

The Importance of Using Polycarbonate Sheet Screws and Fixings

Polycarbonate sheets, with its high coefficient of thermal expansion, common among most thermoplastics, require special care when installing.

One of the most overlooked points is the choice of screws and fixings, which is imperative to the overall performance and lifespan of the sheet, no matter where they are affixed to.

In this article, we will delve into the specifics of how incorrect fasteners and fastening will cause short-term and long-term damage to polycarbonate sheets (which is usable for all kinds of plastic glazing materials), the fundamentals on choosing and operating polycarbonate fasteners, and the basic knowledge behind VULCAN PolyFast and PolyXpand Polycarbonate sheet fasteners design.