Series 3170

Intermediate Cast Overlaminate Pressure-Sensitive Film

Series 3170 overlaminate is a 1.3-mil (35 micron) gloss cast vinyl film with clear, permanent pressure-sensitive adhesive. Designed to protect printed graphics, the thinner facestock of Series 3170 provides a higher conformability for your vehicle wraps, intermediate signage, and graphics. Series 3170 is rated for outdoor durability up to 7 years. This product is not designed to be used as an optically clear window film, or to be used with cast digital films.

Applications & Features

  • Protective overlaminate for CalWrap, DPF 4600LX, DPF 4500GLX/MLX.
  • Vehicle and fleet graphics, intermediate signage, kiosks and POP displays.
  • Arlon overlaminate film is designed to be laminated cold without any heat.

Performance & Physical Data

Property Test Methods Typical Value
Surface Finish Gloss Meter 60º Reflection 80 to 90 Gloss Units
Thickness Micrometer, Federal Bench Type 1.3 mil (35 micron)
Tensile Strength Tensile Tester with 2-in (51 mm) jaw separation; crosshead speed of 12 in/min. (5.1 mm/s), web direction ≥ 6.5 lb/in ≥1.2 kg/cm
Elongation Instron Tensile Tester as above ≥ 200%
Shelf Life (In Box) Ideal Storage Temperature 70ºF (21ºC) and 50% relative humidity 2 years from factory shipment
Application Temperature Range On clean, dry substrate
Flat: 40ºF to 100ºF 4.4ºC to 38ºC
Corrugated with rivets & channels: 60ºF to 100ºF 15ºC to 38ºC
Service Temperature Range On clean, dry substrate: -40ºF to 175ºF -40ºC to 79ºC
Dimensional Stability Shrinkage after 158ºF (70ºC), 48 hours <10-mil 0.25 mm
Peel Adhesion PSTC-1, 15 min, 70ºF (21ºC) 3.0 lbs/in 0.535 kg/cm
Liner Release TLMI Release at 90º, 300 in/min (760 cm/min) 37 g/2in 7.28 g/cm
Standard Terms & Conditions Apply


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