Light Diffusing Acrylic Sheets

Light Diffusing Acrylic is the ideal choice for decorative vinyl applications requiring high light output and dramatically increased light transmission, compared to standard sign whites, while diffusing the light source to reduce hot spots.

Reduce the light source and save energy or keep the light source the same and let your image SHINE. Now that’s a bright idea!

Some of the superior qualities of this plexiglass sheeting include:

  • Dramatically enhances difficult to illuminate films such as dual-color film, perforated film, and darker hues of color.
  • Eliminates pinpoints of light and hot spots providing even and consistent illumination
  • Allows for shallower lens depth to a light source for greater design flexibility
  • Ideal as a lens for any light source including LEDs and Fluorescents
  • Great for cabinet and channel letter illumination
  • 63% light transmission
  • Available in standard sizes and thicknesses

Discover Silk Road Light Diffusing  Acrylic Sheeting

While Traditional sign white may still be the best option for plain white exterior channel letters, Silk Road Light Diffusing acrylic sheeting is the new choice for vinyl decorated signage, perforated day/night signs. and backlit interior signs and graphics.

  • Those hard to light darker hues of vinyl pop
  • Get more brilliance from perforated films
  • Maximize indoor signage and displays
  • Enhance your digital prints with a more vibrant image



This specialty acrylic sheeting is the ideal material for signs and channel letters and any other backlit application requiring light diffusing properties. This type of light-diffusing plexiglass helps diffuse the light to prevent visible hot spots and luminance fluctuations, affecting the light transmission itself.

Features and Benefits of Light Diffusing Acrylic Sheet

  • Saves money by requiring less lighting sources and less channel material
  • Performance is unsurpassed when used with neon, fluorescent, or LED lights
  • Available in the most popular colors and custom corporate colors
  • Offered in a wide variety of stock sizes with custom sizes also available
  • Available in .118″ and .177″ thicknesses, in a wide range of stock sizes