LAMINAC-UV HEAT SEAL LAMINATING FILM
LAMINAC-UV Heat Seal Laminating Film is a clear PVC (vinyl) film coated with
acrylic adhesive that bonds permanently when heated. Available in a choice of seven attractive finishes, LAMINAC-UV
Heat Seal Laminating Film provides a durable, protective surface for posters,
prints, photos, maps, charts, etc. An
economical alternative to traditional glazing, LAMINAC-UV Heat Seal Laminating
Film offers an image-enhancing appearance while providing a permanent barrier
against dirt, moisture and fading caused by harmful UV radiation.
Heat Seal Laminating Film can be applied easily and efficiently in any Print
Mount HOT SHOT Combination Heat/Vacuum Press or in a mechanical or hardbed dry
mount press. The initially low-tack
acrylic adhesive, covered by a paper release liner, allows for an easy and clean
preparation process prior to insertion into the press for heat sealing.
LAMINAC-UV Heat Seal Laminating Film is ideal for specialty applications of
canvas transfer (the process of adhering a stripped lithographic or photographic
emulsion to canvas fabric) and laminage (the process of bonding 2dimensional
artwork to beveled fiberboard or Masonite for frameless wall decor).
LAMINAC-UV Heat Seal Laminating Film is pre-pierced and ready-to-use,
eliminating the need for manual perforation of the film to provide proper air
evacuation. Print Mount LAMINAC-UV Heat Seal Laminating Film is available in a
variety of popular widths and lengths to match your laminating needs.
is a 2mil
(50΅)film that provides a sparkling, luster finish particularly popular when
laminating photographs and contemporary prints with bold graphics.
GLOSS is the primary choice for canvas transfer applications, achieving
the glossy look of an original oil. A
smooth, high-gloss finish is achievable using optional overlay foil.
A specialty antique distressed finish can be created using a
crumpled release paper oversheet.
is a thicker
(3.5mil/90΅) film that provides identical finishes as the GLOSS film.
HEAVY-DUTY GLOSS is recommended for large format (over 24 x 30)
canvas transfer applications.
a 2mil (50΅)
film that yields an attractive semi-matte finish, popular when laminating
traditional prints and contemporary pastel graphics. Its soft, non-reflective look is ideal for artwork displayed
in commercial and residential settings under incandescent illumination.
is a 3mil
(75΅) film that provides a flat matte finish eliminating all reflective glare.
MATTE is particularly suited to artwork displayed in commercial and
industrial settings subject to harsh, direct lighting.
MATTE film is the #1 choice for laminage applications.
is a 3.5mil
(90΅) film that produces an attractive, uniform linen-weave texture.
LINEN film is ideal for fine art prints and photos, adding a dimensional
texture that enhances the artwork or portrait.
is a 3.5mil
(90΅) film that yields an attractive, variegated linen-weave texture
particularly suited to enhancing antique fine art prints or sepia toned
photographs. CANVAS film provides
an economical alternative to canvas transfer, achieving the look without need to
strip paper and/or photographic prints.
is a 7mil
(190΅) film that produces a texture that approximates modern artists canvas.
HEAVY-DUTY CANVAS film provides the most realistic looking alternative to
true canvas transfer without the labor intensive process.
Due to the thickness of the film, it is not available pre-pierced.
is a 1.5mil
(36΅) polyester film that produces a
high gloss finish over poster and offset printed media. POLYESTER HI-GLOSS is particularly suited to the production
of write-on/wipe-off surfaces. Due
to the fact that this film is polyester and not PVC, it
must not be pierced prior to heat sealing.
POLYESTER HI-GLOSS is a
limited use film that may not be used over photographs or inkjet output.