DPF 4300

Intermediate Calendered Multi-Purpose Removable Film

DPF 4300 is a 3.4-mil (86 micron) opaque matte white calendered film with removable adhesive. The film is a multi-purpose clean removable film for an easy on & easy off application. It offers flexibility as well as high opacity for covering previous graphics up to three layers applied within six months or less. DPF 4300 also provides good resistance to scuffing, tearing, and abrasion to help protect your graphics. The adhesive allows clean removability on a variety of substrates such as painted metal and plastics for one year. DPF 4300 is rated for outdoor durability up to 4 years (unprinted). Printed durability is dependent on the ink system used.

Applications & Features

  • Ultra clean removing for up to one year
  • Multi-purpose applications; painted walls*, windows, short-term vehicle advertising, decals.
  • Matte white flexible opaque film offers high opacity for covering previous graphics and dark substrates.
  • Compatible with Series 3200, Series 3220 and Series 3420 overlaminates.
  • Print Compatibility: Solvent, Eco-Solvent, UV and Latex.
  • Due to changes in the paint industry, best practice is to conduct the vinyl-wall compatibility test with wall paint.
  • Previous graphics must be less than six months old and only up to three layers.

* Due to changes in the paint industry, best practice is to conduct the vinyl-wall compatibility test with wall paint.

Performance & Physical Data

Property Test Methods Typical Value
Surface Finish Gloss Meter 60° Reflection 9 Gloss Units
Thickness Micrometer, Federal Bench Type 3.4-mil (86 micron)
Tensile Strength Tensile Tester with 2-in (51 mm) jaw separation; crosshead speed of 12 in/min. (5.1 mm/s), web direction 14.5 lb/in 2.59 kg/cm
Elongation Instron Tensile Tester as above 250%
Shelf Life (In Box) Ideal Storage Temperature 70°F (21°C) and 50% relative humidity 2 years from factory shipment
Application Temperature Range On clean, dry substrate 50°F to 90°F 10°C to 32°C
Service Temperature Range On clean, dry substrate -20°F to 176°F -29°C to 80°C
Dimensional Stability Shrinkage After 158°F (70°C), 48 hours aging < 20 mils < 508 mm
Peel Adhesion PSTC-1, 15 min, 70°F (21°C) 0.98 lb/in 0.18 kg/cm
Adhesion TLMI Release at 90°, 300 in/min (760 cm/min) 65 g/2 in 12.8 g/cm

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.