PET (Polyester): Most popular, all purpose film, it is durable and scuff resistant.
OPP (Polypropylene): This film is softer and is great for folding.
Lay Flat (Nylon): Widely used for book covers and other one sided applications.
Super Stick: Film for toner-based printers when bonding issues arise.
1.7 mil: light protection and very flexible
3 mils: medium protection with more durability
5 mils: heavier protection and more rigid
10 mils: heaviest protection with most durability
Gloss: highly reflective, shiny finish
Satin: medium sheen finish (limited films and sizes)
Matte: dull, non-glare finish, with soft touch properties
Flush Edge: film coverage stops at edge of paper
Sealed Edge: film encapsulates paper with an 1/8″ laminated seal on all 4 sides
Clean Gripper/Guide: film is sized to cover the image area on a press sheet
For more details check out our Film Coverage Guide (coming soon!)
Wet Erase: Gloss PET film is compatible with most wet erase markers
Dry Erase: Gloss OPP film is compatible with most dry erase markers
Soft Touch: “Scuff Resistant” Matte NYLON film has a great look and a great feel