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Monthly Archives: April 2014

Polycarbonate Term

Flutes: Multiwall polycarbonate is defined by two or more layers of polycarbonate sheeting attached by perpendicular supports. “Flutes” are formed by these vertical interior walls within the layers. These flutes trap air, thus making this hollow structure an excellent thermal … Continue reading

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DIY Tip of the Month

When multiwall polycarbonate is cut to size, small particles of dust or plastic may become lodged in the open flutes. It is important that this debris be cleared from the flutes before installation. Remove debris with a vacuum or compressed … Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Product Question:

Q: What is the difference between “corrugated polycarbonate” and multiwall polycarbonate” sheet profiles? A: Corrugated polycarbonate is a single layer sheet characterized by either a wave or box-type profile, similar in design to metal roofing sheets with “peaks and valleys”. … Continue reading

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“Developing Partnerships with a Mix of Sales, Relationship Management, and Strategy”

Employee Spotlight: “Travis Vanden Heuvel” Travis Vanden Heuvel has been with AmeriLux since May of 2011. As the Director of Business Development, Travis’ focus is to build and grow relationships by fully understanding the needs of AmeriLux’s partners and working … Continue reading

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An Ideal “Fill Solution” for Polycarbonate Daylighting Systems

Lumira® aerogel-filled Polycarbonate Sheets Windows, skylights, and openings greatly impact the energy efficiency of a building. Energy efficient daylighting systems can substantially reduce energy costs and provide a great return on investment. Lumira® aerogel-filled polycarbonate sheets offer architects and building … Continue reading

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Distance Learning Opportunity | Free Webinar in April!

Webinar Title: Improving Working Environments This one-hour course provides an in depth look into Polycarbonate and PVC solutions for improving working environments. Addressing both past and present issues found in warehouses and manufacturing facilities. Specific attention is given to energy … Continue reading

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Glen Oaks | Queens Library

Located in the easternmost portion of the New York City Borough of Queens, the new Glen Oaks Branch Library replaces an existing one-story facility with an 18,000 square foot, high-performance, LEED certified building. The entry vestibule and the second level’s … Continue reading

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