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Acrylic is not as rigid as glass.
Acrylic may absorb moisture if used outside, so use, specific garder mirrors, made from glass or aluminium composite mirrors instead.
Acrylic mirror is much lighter than glass, making them easier to move around and putting less pressure on the surface you attach them to compared to glass.
Glass is heavier than acrylic, so not as versatile or easy to mount.
Acrylic mirror is more prone to warping when being fixed whereas glass will not. If you still wish to use acrylic, ensure that you mount it onto a flat surface to avoid this.
Acrylic mirrors can be curved or bent, whereas glass must remain flat.
Glass mirror will offer a perfect reflection, whereas some types of acrylic mirrors have less reflective quality than others.
Glass is harder to drill holes into, with the risk of splintering or shattering.