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Clear Design Display was established in 1995 and is the leading acrylic fabricator in Southern Africa. We are an award winning company because we employ the latest techniques, technologies and creative thinking to pioneer innovative ways to display products.
Our experience and ability to manufacture impressionable perspex products for our clients, has built our reputation as a well-trusted quality brand.

We Specialise in

Visual Merchandising
Visual Communication
Corporate Marketing
Point of Sale Products
Customised Products
Display Solutions

our services

Design

CNC Router

Laser cutting

Forming

Polishing

Printing

General ACrylic faq

Why should I choose acrylic?

Acrylic is the perfect material for you project. This distinctive material is 100% recyclable and has a wide range of benefits including being strong, durable, lightweight, flexible and easy to bend and mold into shapes. This makes it versatile and enables it to have a variety of applications.

What is the difference between Perspex, Plexiglas and Acrylic?

There is no difference. Plexiglas, Perspex and Madreperla are brand names that have become a generic term for acrylic.

Can acrylic be a substitute for glass?

Yes, it can as it is more versatile compared to glass! Although acrylic does not give the same “look” as glass, it is the perfect alternative. It is transparent, seven times stronger than glass, has a higher impact resistance than glass and weighs less, making it easier to handle, carry and transport.

Is acrylic toxicologically harmful for storing food in?

Acrylic is not toxicological harmful and therefore is perfect for storing/displaying food in. When used in ambient temperatures, the material does not pose a toxicological threat to one’s health, which ensures safe consumption of food items.

Is acrylic environmentally friendly?

Yes, it is. We use Greencast acrylic materials that is made up of 100% recyclable materials. This sustainable material is the first of its kind and uses less natural resources and exhausts no harmful toxins during the recycling process. It is the perfect material to satisfy the triple bottom line of our business.

Does acrylic turn yellow over time?

No, high quality acrylic materials do not turn yellow over time as they have properties that protect it from heat and weather. This makes it ideal for indoor and outdoor applications.

Does acrylic scratch easily?

Unfortunately, acrylic does scratch easily. It is important to make sure your acrylic product does not come into contact with sharp or abrasive items. To remove scratches, you can wipe it down using Braso and a soft cloth, afterwards washing it with soapy water.

Do acrylic products break easily?

No, as the material is extremely durable, has high impact resistance, is heat and weather resistant, and is shatterproof. It is a tough material and if it does break, it would fracture into large pieces.

Are acrylic products/materials affected by heat?

No, the melting point for acrylic is only at 160 degrees Celsius. This makes it perfect for outdoor application.

How do I clean acrylic?

It is important to take great care in how you clean and handle your acrylic products to prevent damage. Click here for more information

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