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perspex

A trade name for a type of plastic of the methyl methacrylate family. It is transparent and used in aircraft canopies, windows, and front screens (windshields). It is designed to withstand normal flight loads, rapid changes in environmental temperatures, and to an extent impact loads from bird strikes. It is, however, prone to crazing over time from environment effects.
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Here, there are five oil paintings on metal - Casque, a helmeted head; Noh, Red Knight, and Carabosse, which are layered with perspex, and Priam, which is cut into horizontal strips and articulated.
"About half an hour after I landed I discovered that a shard of Perspex from the canopy had ripped through my helmet and was embedded in the back of my ejector seat.
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The shortlist for something to stand alongside the grandeur of one of London's most famous landmarks includes a model car covered in mock pigeon droppings, a wooden replica of a Tomahawk missile, a Perspex "hotel for birds" and a model skyscraper built of what looks suspiciously like Meccano.
Appropriately enough given the circumstances, the '50s are evoked by the use of unembellished wood and perspex light-fitting.
without switch & plug top, on existing sheet metal switch board with Rakelite /Perspex top cover by screws after making housing for plug by cutting Bakelite / Perspex top cover and making necessary connections with PVC wire and earth, continuity wire etc.
Justin Lee Collins (right) is hosting a pilot version of The Cube using a 4m square Perspex cube as the setting.
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Congratulations to illusionist David Blaine who last night emerged from his perspex box after 44 days without food.
She didn't know the coffin was being hoisted up a ravine until the wooden panels fell to reveal Perspex sides.
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One of them scored a direct hit on Blaine's clear perspex cage, waking up the 30-year-old New Yorker.