"We love Alupanel" Robert, Classic Signs Inc

Alupanel, Aluminum Composite Panels

5 Years

ALUPANEL - An internationally recognised product providing pioneering solutions to the Sign, Advertising and Construction markets. 
In a highly crowded business environment it is vital to get noticed. From eye catching signage, innovative point of sale displays to highly effective way finding solutions, there is only one all round solution – ALUPANEL.
ALUPANEL is a premium quality composite panel made from aluminum composite materials featuring two 0.30mm Aluminium sheets, sandwiching a Polyethylene core.
Available in one of the widest colour ranges on the market, all standard
PE colours come with a 5 year external guarantee*.

*Alupanel is a directional product - please install panels in the same direction (directional arrows are shown on the protective film)
*Brushed and Mirror finishes hold a 5 year INTERNAL guarantee.


Aluminum Composite Material


  • Sign Making and Out of Home Media
  • Shop Fitting and Design
  • Manufacture of Point of Sale Displays
  • Trade Stand Designs
  • Transport
  • Partitioning, Wall Linings and Suspended Ceilings
  • Industrial Applications

Technical Specifications

Panel Thickness (mm)

2 3 4 6 8
Aluminium Skin Thickness (mm) 0.30 0.40
Weight (Kg/m2) 2.9 3.8 4.75 6.6 8.79

Standard Sizes (mm):

1000 x 2440 * *      
1000 x 3050 * *      
1220 x 2440 * * * * *
1220 x 3050   *      
1500 x 3050 * * *    
1500 x 4050   * *    
2000 x 3050   * *    
2000 x 4050   *      

Dimensional Tolerances:

Thickness (mm) - 0 + 0.2
Width (mm) ± 2
Length (mm) ± 3
Diagonal (mm) ± 5
Thermal Expansion 2.4mm/m @100˚C Temp Difference
Aluminium Thickness (mm) Where applicable as specified in EN485-4

Surface Properties:

Paint Thickness (micron) 20
Pencil Hardness >HB
Toughness of Coating 3T
Temperature Resistance -50˚C to +90˚C
Impact Strength (kg cm2) 50
Boiling Water Resistance Boiling for 2hrs without change
Acid Resistance Immerse Surface in 2% HC1 for 24hrs without change 
Alkali Resistance Immersed surface in 2% NaOH for 24hrs without change
Oil Resistance Immerse Surface in 20# engine oil for 24hrs without change
Solvent Resistance Cleaned 100 times with Dimethylbenzene without change
Cleaning Resistance >1000 times without change
Peel Strength 180˚ >5 Newton / mm

Panel Thickness Properties (mm)

2 3 4 6 8
Sound Absorbtion NRC 0.05
Sound Attenuation Rw db 23 24 25 26 27
Water Absorbtion % By Volume 0.01
Thermal Performance R Values 0.0047 0.0080 0.0113 0.0180 0.0246
Core Composition LDPE
Fire Performance Class 1 BS476 PT7
  Class O BS476 PT6
Tensile Strength 149MPa

Standard Colour Range

PE Colours

   UltraWhite    Pure White    Platinum White 9016
   Light Ivory 1015    Ultra Marine Blue 5002    Blue 5022
   Green 6005    Traffic Green 6024    Traffic Red 3020
   Burgundy Red 3004    Orange 2004    Traffic Yellow 1023
   Traffic Grey 7042    Anthracite Grey 7016    Chocolate 8011
   Jet Black 9005        

Metal Finishes

  Silver 9006    Silver Mirror    Brushed Aluminium
   Brushed Gold/Brushed Copper    Gold Mirror Milled    Bronze Metallic
   Brushed Black        


Alupanel can also be colour matched to almost any RAL colour - allowing corporate colours to be matched with ease.

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