You may have read all the general info on plastics you can find, and still you are looking for more. I’ve found a document that should be just what you need. From the history of plastics, all the way to technical data on machining acrylic, tooling, speeds and feeds, painting acrylic, forming acrylic, cementing and finishing, this is the technical resource you are looking for.
The fine folks at Regal Plastics have assembled a complete guide to acrylic that is the document you need to read. Additional technical data is also available from Regal on electrical, mechanical, and thermal properties of acrylic and other plastics.
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