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Old 04-20-2020, 02:27 PM
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Default Clear window plastic??? What is commonly used?

I'm finishing off a Taylorcraft and have misplaced the clear plastic sheets that came with the kit. Any ideas what can be used or what the material is called??

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Old 04-20-2020, 04:46 PM
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Quite common for vacuum forming, and works fine for flat pieces, is PETG. I'm to lazy to look up the mile long actual chemical name. You can do a search on mcmaster.com
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PC and PMMA are also transparent options for vacuum forming for this kind of applications. It is true though that PETG is sure the most popular choice.
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K&S sells butryate plastic sheets.

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Bought From .Amazon, 020 petg amazon to re do my Sig Citabria that was converted to a Scout's front window
What's nice about PETG is it design for heat forming, so if you need bends, a low setting on the heat gun will help set the bend so it less likely to want to spring out stressing the glue joint
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