DPF 313

Front-Lit Smooth Promotional Banner

DPF 313 is an economical, frontlit 13-oz white, scrim PVC banner. Available in matte and high gloss, both finishes are smooth and yield high print resolution and image quality. It is a multi-purpose banner suitable for digital printing and adhesive-backed vinyl application. DPF 313 is designed to be both tear and curl resistant. Furthermore, DPF 313 passes the NFPA 701 fire resistant certification test. Use DPF 313 for a wide range of indoor and outdoor banner applications. DPF 313 is rated for outdoor durability up to 1 year (unprinted). Printed durability is dependent on the ink system used.

Applications & Features

  • Digital printing with a wide variety of direct print systems.
  • Indoor and outdoor merchandising and display graphics.
  • Shorter-term banner applications.

NOTE: Arlon does not warrant the usage of DPF 313 (500D) in the following applications and conditions:

  1. Outdoor signage and/or billboard applications greater than 72” wide.
  2. Flag poles.
  3. Street lights.
  4. Moderate to high wind areas.
  5. Exteme weather conditions.

Performance & Physical Data

Property Test Methods
Thickness 15-mil (375 microns)
Tensile Strength 152 / 120 lbf/in
Shelf Life 1 year from factory shipment. (Free from excessive moisture, temperature and direct sunlight)
Service Temperature Range 13.5 / 13.5 lbf/in
Construction 13 oz. flexible, polyester scrim banner
Transcribe_404: [prop_yarn] 500 x 500 Denier
Thread Count 9 x 9
Gloss Matte: 0% to 39% Gloss: 70% to 90%
Opacity > 95%
Tear Strength (Warp/Weft) 50 / 50 lbf/in
Storage Temperature 85°F or lower
Fire Resistance Flammability NFPA 701-2004 Test I
Printability Standard solvent and eco-solvent digital inks
Gloss Gloss: 70% to 90%

Terms & Conditions

The following is made in lieu of all warranties expressed or implied:

All statements, technical information and recommendations published by Arlon relating to Arlon products are based on tests believed to be reliable and within the accuracy of the equipment used to obtain the specific values. Their accuracy or completeness is not guaranteed and Arlon makes no warranty with regard thereto. Seller’s and manufacturer’s only responsibility shall be to replace any quantity of the product proved defective. Seller and manufacturer shall not be liable for injury, loss or damage, direct or consequential, arising out of use or the inability to use the product. Nor shall seller or manufacturer be liable for any costs or expenses incurred in the processing or printing on the product. Before using, user shall determine the suitability of the product for its intended use. User assumes all risk and liability of every nature in connection therewith. No statements or recommendations other than those contained in the technical information published by Arlon shall have force or effect unless contained in an agreement manually signed by the officers of seller and manufacturer.