Alro logo Alro Steel was established in 1948 by Al and Robert Glick and has grown to include Alro Plastics, Alro Industrial Supply and Alro Metals Outlet.

Alro Plastics Product: DURAPLEX® (Acrylic)

Duraplex Typical Properties

Size and Availability:

- Thickness: .040”thk to 1/2”thk
- Sheet sizes: 48”wide, 60”wide and 104”wide
- Run to size, custom run to almost any width/length

DURAPLEX® is a continuously processed impact modified acrylic sheet that offers superior impact strength. Ideal applications include displays, skylights, signage, windows, doors and any indoor/outdoor application where durability is needed. Custom and non-stock items available.

DURAPLEX® has been successfully implemented in a variety of industries. Its durability and versatility in thermoforming and weatherability make DURAPLEX® the perfect choice for many applications.

Product Industries:

  • Superior impact/shatter resistance, 10 times stronger than standard acrylic and 40 times stronger than single straight glass.
  • Low orientation – low shrinkage
  • Excellent weatherability
  • Chemical resistant
  • Economical alternative to polycarbonate and/or PETG
  • Tremendous thermoforming characteristics
  • Optically clear with outstanding light transmission properties


  • P.O.P. Displays
  • Windows and doors
  • Patio enclosures
  • Sneeze and splash guards
  • Machine windows
  • Signage & glazing
  • Retail stores