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Old 01-13-2018, 12:55 PM   #1
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‘59 Overlander Window Replacement - Acrylic

A couple of my windows need replacement so I’ve been researching the best solution. I decided to go with a 1/8” Acrylic bronze “tint” that obtains UV properties. It is more energy efficient than single-pane glass and more cost effective, easy to work with, etc.

Also, while my trailer windows do not have any curvature, it might be a good solution for people with newer trailers.

I have a few drops in case anyone around Austin wants to have them to test out.


This is the website, there are 2 options; Acrylic and Lexan. I went with the Acrylic because it is more scratch resistant.

Please respond if you’ve run into similar issues and have input on this subject.
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We went with Makrolon for the rock guard due to the impact resistance of polycarbonate over acrylic. For windows I would have gone your route with the acrylic due to scratch resistance. This was recommended by Regal Plastics in the area. They sure are knowledgeable. Bronze tint sounds like a great idea. Good luck, Bubba
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