plexiglass


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plexiglass

(ˈplɛksɪˌɡlɑːs)
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a material very similar to Plexiglas
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Here, a gigantic plexiglass underwater window takes centre stage.
De Rigo said that Furla's new frames include classic shapes with catchy colour combinations that are made from lightweight material such as plexiglass and rubber.
"Form 1" Most of the exhibition features photographs taken through a scanning electron microscope, capturing the cellular structure of each element and magnifying it, then mounting the images on wood and plexiglass. The results included "deliberate glitches," that, the artist says, "hint at the imperfections of memory and ...
Our junior and senior graphic design classes have been experimenting with collagraphy, monoprinting, linoleum printing, plexiglass engraving and chine colle techniques to create illustrations that could not be generated with the best computers and image creation software.
The Handbag Clinic chain describes the bag as "a truly unique and wonderful piece", saying it is made up of "various wonders of the insect world in a plexiglass shell that is one of Prada's most iconic shapes".
A plexiglass shield was secured in front to protect the pope from the elements.
A Romeoville man who authorities say wriggled out of handcuffs and through a small Plexiglass window to escape Lake County sheriff's deputies pleaded not guilty to an escape charge Thursday.
Savant Home Automation system, Lutron lightin and Plexiglass Lumisheet art lighting system.
I first read about him in the Jan/Feb 2015 issue about him putting clear Plexiglass grips on his 1911 during WWII to show a photo of his wife.
I then came across acrylic plexiglass, which looks and has an effect just like glass but is stronger and unbreakable.