RIGID VINYL (PVC)
High quality, easy printing substrate
An inexpensive, versatile material available in countless configurations
Excellent non-corona treated dyne level and roughness profile on matte surface insure consistent and high quality printing. Corona treatment increases gloss dyne levels to insure ease of printing and a shiny look without secondary lamination
Compatible with coated and uncoated materials where overlays are required
Handles well in most fabrication processes including die-cutting, embossing, thermoforming and hot stamping
Outstanding flexural durability and character height retention
Excellent weatherability, UV resistance and chemical tolerance in outdoor applications
Finishes & Grains
Matte/Matte (stock surface)
Slightly textured surface available in 14 stock colors and 4 stock Gauges. Matte is the most popular finish for all products, compatible with screen-printing, foil stamping, and sonic welding. Custom colors are available with PMS color matching and custom sizes and gauges to meet any possible specifications.
Gloss/Gloss (stock surface)
Stocked in White, Black and Clear, and corona treated to ensure that your ink sticks; all colors are also available on special order with custom color matching.
Velvet/Gloss (stock surface)
An affordable alternative to Polycarbonate, this surface combination provides the easy printability of corona treated gloss vinyl with the scratch resistance of a velvet surface.
Press Polished (custom with no minimums)
Using thermal techniques, sheets are press polished to provide a near perfect glossy finish; custom colors, gauges and sizes available with a relatively quicker turnaround than most custom jobs.
Box Lid Grade (custom)
Available from gauges .007-.020, box lid grade vinyl allows for perfect, non-whitening scores and folds on a printable surface; combine with Velvet/Matte surfaces and you have a low cost polycarbonate alternative.
Copolymer (custom; matching or specs required)
Specialty "card" grade, used to bond substrates in lamination; custom configuration to match your temperatures and bake times.
Forming Grade (custom)
Specialty grade, used in forming applications.
Accepted by a wide range of industries including automotive, appliance, computer, electronic, medical and display in the following applications:
• Shelf talkers
• Table tents
• Shelf strips
• Membership cards
• Greeting cards
• Advertisement cards
• Counter cards