Series 5400

Polymeric Etched Glass Film

Series 5400 is an 80 micron intermediate, calendered vinyl with pressure-sensitive adhesive. It is designed to simulate an etched glass look when applied to various glass surfaces. It is available in both silver and sparkle. This cost effective solution is easy to work with, and it provides added elegance to a design.

Series 5400 is for indoor and outdoor window applications; the durability is up to 2 years for exterior applications and 5 years for interior applications. 

Applications & Features

  • Low cost alternative
  • Excellent cutting and weeding
  • Ideal for interior and exterior applications on glass surfaces

Performance & Physical Data

Property Test Methods Typical Value
Surface Finish Gloss Meter 60° Reflection 15 to 20 Gloss Units
Thickness Micrometer, Federal Bench Type 80 microns
Tensile Strength JIS Z 0237 ≥ 2.14 kg/cm
Elongation Instron Tensile Tester as above ≥ 150%
Shelf Life Free from excessive moisture, temperature, direct sunlight 1 year from factory shipment
Application Temperature Range On clean, dry substrate 15°C to 32°C
Humidity Resistance Applied to etched aluminum panels 24 hours prior to testing. 100% relative humidity 38°C for 500 hours 0.573 kg/cm
Dimensional Stability 70°C, 48 hours 0.508 to 0.889 mm
Peel Adhesion PSTC-1, 15 min 0.413 kg/cm
Liner Release TLMI Release at 90°, 760 cm/min
36.2 g/cm


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