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Where is the best place to buy plexiglass online, that's not expensive?
post #2 of 18
do you not have a Lowe's, Home Depot, or other hardware store nearby?

if not, give Syrillian a PM about it. he's one of the acrylic/plexi guru's here
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post #3 of 18
Home improvement stores carry acrylic and lexan, which are probably cheaper than plexiglass. Are you modding or replacing a window in your home?
    
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post #4 of 18
Get Polycarbonate (aka Lexan) instead. It is much stronger so you can use thinner sheets and it is easier to work with.

I would check local hardware stores first. If they don't have it, try: www.mcmaster.com or www.usplastic.com
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post #5 of 18
In Southern California try:
Orange County Industrial Plastics
post #6 of 18
TAP Plastics... I think they ship too (ask Syrillian to make sure, he's the acrylic king)
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I like Delvies Plastics the best out of the places I have tried
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Anyone notice the dates.....
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post #9 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr. Stroker View Post
Anyone notice the dates.....
The content is still relevant today. I'm actually glad I came across this thread.

Delvie's has some cheap acrylic, I'm surprised. TAP isn't bad either, although it looks like polycarbonate is more expensive than acrylic (I thought the reverse was true).

Lowe's and Home Depot look useless. I can't find anything in these online hardware stores.
post #10 of 18
I get mine from Plastic world!
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