Synthetic matt paper. Ideal for waterproof and tear-resistant loop-locks and hang tags that are to be lettered in thermal transfer printing.
PICOFILM P-185 M1 is a white polyester film coated one side with a matt primer. It is weather-resistant, chemical-resistant, temperature-resistant and dimensionally stable. It can be cut, punched, perforated and drilled without issue. It’s also suitable for hot foil stamping and laser cutting.
The high-quality coated film surface offers optimized printing results. The smooth surface is highly suitable for thermal transfer printing, with the matt glare-free look ensuring barcode readability. Suitable for monochrome and full-colour laser printing, and for UV flexo and conventional offset pre-printing with oxidative drying inks. With fast ink drying, ideal ink adhesion and toner fusing. Can be stamped easily and lettered manually.
At a glance
- High tear resistance
- Excellent ink adhesion and toner fusing
NameWeight [g/m²]Value250Tolerance±8NormISO 536NameThickness (film) [µm]Value183Tolerance±6NormISO 4593NameBending stiffness MD [mN]Value525Tolerance±50NormISO 2493-1; 15°/10mmNameBending stiffness CD [mN]Value570Tolerance±60NormISO 2493-1; 15°/10mmNameTear strength, Fmax MDValue400Tolerance±50NormISO 527-3/2/300NameTear strength, Fmax CDValue435Tolerance±50NormISO 527-3/2/300NameOpacity [%]Value98Tolerance±2NormISO 2471NameISO Brightness [%]Value96Tolerance±3NormISO 2470-1
For quality reasons PICOFILM should be stored originally packed. Storage and converting conditions of 23±5°C and 50±10% rel. humidity are recommended.
The material should be used up within 24 months.
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