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Preferably the film should be applied by mechanical means. Best results are obtained at an application temperature between 15°C and 40°C.
Adhesive properties are susceptible to change due to following parameters: chemical and physical state of the surface to be protected; presence of impurities within or on the substrate: elongation of the film during application; and temperature of surroundings and of substrate.
The film can be stored for six months, in its original packaging and in dry conditions. The rolls should be protected from extremes of temperature and direct sunlight. Out of its container, the film should be protected against dust and other impurities.
The thickness of the protective film has to be taken into account for the tolerances of any processing equipment coming into contact with the film.
Tests should be conducted under actual applications conditions.
Film backing Plasticized P.V.C.
Colors Blue or Clear
Adhesive type Acrylic
Adhesion level Medium
Total tape thickness 3.0 mils
Initial peel strength 100 gr/20mm on BA-Steel
4.5 oz./inch on BA-Steel
Unwinding force 60 gr/20mm
2.7 oz./inch
Tensile strength 5.0 kg/20mm
14.0 lbs./inch
Elongation at break 200%
Outside exposure resistance Excellent.
Main applications Surface protection of metals subjected to severe mechanical processing: deep drawing (where the film also acts as a lubricant), profiling, bending. Resists UV-radiation, and is suitable for outside use.
Note: The above are typical values and should not be used in writing specifications.

The performance of all adhesive products is affected by many factors: heat, humidity, type of substrate, texture, inks used and application technique. Our suggestions and recommendations concerning the use and application of our products are based on tests we believe are reliable. However, the purchaser must test the suitability of our products for their intended use under their own operating conditions. ExcelsiorSteel Processing assumes no liability for claims beyond the replacement value of any defective products, and is in no way liable for consequential or incidental damages. These products are not suitable for prolonged outdoor exposure.