"Traffolyte or traffolite"
has now become the generic name for dual core or triple core hi impact acrylics, or engraving plastics. There are a number of manufacturers worldwide for these plastics, but the most well respected and best quality materials come from the USA, Europe and Australia. Traffolyte is available in a multitude of colour combinations, textures and finish styles including glow in the dark or photo luminescent finishes. Traffolyte is a cost effective medium extensively used in identification or manufacture of products such as control panels, traffolyte labels, door signs, interior signage , exterior signage, warning labels and identification labels. The important points to consider when ordering or purchasing traffolyte labels is their intended use. Many operators offer interior quality or inferior non premium known brands as exterior quality material. The pigment and binders in interior grade Traffolyte is totally unsuitable for exterior exposure and will fade, chalk, curl and crack quite quickly in exterior applications. There is no substitute for the correct materials for the proper applications. Always deal with reputable engravers or nameplate manufacturers and advise them of your requirements. Traffolyte can also be used for a variety of decorative signage, door name plate, honour roll applications. It is available in various thicknesses and can also be ordered in woodgrain finishes.
Industries that commonly utilize Traffolyte for labels include, Electrical, Automation, Plumbing, Electronics, Mining, Engineering, Manufacturing. Decorative Traffolyte is used extensively in Offices, Retail, Financial sectors and Medical.
Quality manufacturers of "Traffolyte" or high impact dual core acrylics include, Rowmark, IPI and Gravograph.