Printable Embossing - Meallized Polyester - Permanent Adhesive Download Bulletin
Summary: 6.0 mil silver metallized embossing film is a lamination of two polyester films with 2.0 mils of pressure-sensitive adhesive between the films. The attachment adhesive is 207-4832 permanent acrylic pressure sensitive adhesive. Polyester embossing films are manufactured using a 90# Layflat liner for excellent sheet printing. These films are designed to accept a variety of UV curable and solvent-based screen inks. May also be used with flexographic, offfset and letterpress inks but must be tested prior to use.
Applications:This product is used to produce labels and decals with a textured metal appearance. Embossing is attained by use of heat and/or pressure to flow the adhesive between the polyester films.
Film Thickness:2.0 mils.
(Thickness variance +/- 10%)
Adhesive Thickness Side One:1.8 to 2.2 mils.
(Thickness variance +/- 10%)
Liner Thickness Side One:6.7 mils.
(Thickness variance +/- 10%)
Adhesive Thickness Side Two:0.8 to 1.0 mil.
(Thickness variance +/- 10%)
Temperature Ranges:Minimum application temperature is +50ºF.
Service temperature range is -40ºF to +250ºF.
Dimensional Stability:Excellent.
Expected Exterior Exposure:Up to 2 years for silver; not recommended for gold.
Adhesion:To stainless steel - 48 oz./in. When tested according to PSTC-1 with 24 hour dwell at 70ºF and 50% relative humidity. Typical values. Individual values may vary. Test thoroughly before production.
Water Resistance:Excellent.
Humidity Resistance:Excellent.
Storage Stability:2 year shelf life when stored at 70ºF and 50% relative humidity.
Product Codes:SE6-STC-P/90# (silver)