ClearShield™ 10 Mil Smooth Hard Coat Low Melt


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ClearShield™ 10 Mil Smooth Hard Coat Low Melt is a low-melt thermal laminating film that can help convert silver-halide-processed photo prints and prints from electrographic (toner-based) presses into indestructible graphics for trade-show and exhibit graphics.

The innovative hardcoat surface provides a high level of scratch resistance. UV inhibitors in adhesive protect the film and colors in the print from the harmful effects of sustained exposure to sunlight or fluorescent lighting.

The ultra-low-gloss of the film minimizes glare, ensuring the trade-show graphics remain easily readable, even under the bright lights of the trade-show floor.

The low-melt adhesives bond so well with photographic prints and bond papers that graphics sandwiched between 5 Mil ArmorGuard Ultra Low Gloss film and one of LexJet’s low-melt backers will resist damage such as tunneling or delaminating, even when the graphic panels are repeatedly rolled and unrolled for transport from one trade-show site to the next.

KSP - Perfect for rollable trade-show graphics when paired with LexJet's low-melt opaque backers.
KSP - Non-reflective finish preserves the look and legibility of headers and panels for trade show booths.
KSP - 10-mil, scratch-resistant, hardcoat polyester film with UV inhibitors to protect film and print colors.

Product Highlights




Scratch-resistant topcoat

Highest level of scratch resistance

Trade show graphics

UV resistant

Rigid PET base

Channel graphics

High clarity

Water resistance

Menu boards

Backlit graphics

Product Properties




Surface: 7 mil Polyester Film; Adhesive: 3 mil Coextrusion

Gloss Level @ 60°


Heat Seal Initiation

180° F (78° C) 1/2 sec. dwell @ 40 psi

Processing Temperature Range

170° to 245° F

Coefficient of Friction

Test Method: ASTM D 1894. .40 Kinetic

UVA Absorption

Test Method: Perkin-Elmer Spectrophotometer. 85% Min

UVB Absorption

Test Method: Perkin-Elmer Spectrophotometer. 100%

Abrasion Resistance

Test Method: Taber Abrasion-ASTM D 1044 CS-10F Wheel 500 gram weight: 100 cycles

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