GF 216

Flexible White Gloss Vinyl - Clear Permanent Adhesive Download Bulletin
Summary: GF 216 is a 3.2 mil white gloss flexible calendered PVC film coated with 200-5000 clear acrylic pressure sensitive adhesive laminated to a 70# Layflat liner. This vinyl film is designed to accept a variety of solvent, eco solvent, latex and UV curable inks common to wide format digital printing systems. This adhesive produces permanent bonds to a variety of common substrates used in graphics applications.
Applications:GF 216 is designed for interior or exterior signage, decals, nameplates and point-ofpurchase displays where a gloss white print stock is required.
Film Thickness:3.2 mils.
(Thickness variance +/- 10%)
Adhesive Thickness Side One:0.8 to 1.0 mils.
(Thickness variance +/- 10%)
Liner Thickness Side One:5.3 mils.
(Thickness variance +/- 10%)
Temperature Ranges:Minimum application temperature +40°F.
Service temperature -40°F to +180°F.
Dimensional Stability:Good under normal conditions. High heat and age may accelerate vinyl shrinkage.
Expected Exterior Exposure:Up to 4 years under normal exposure conditions.
Adhesion:To stainless steel 40 oz/in. PSTC-101 Method A with 24 hr. dwell at 70°F and 50% relative humidity. Typical values. Individual values may vary. Test thoroughly before production.
Water Resistance:Limited immersion resistance. Test for specific application.
Humidity Resistance:Good.
Storage Stability:One (1) year shelf life when stored at 70°F and 50% relative humidity.
Product Codes:216-30 (30” X 150’ roll)
216-54 (54” X 150’ roll)
216-60 (60” X 150’ roll)
Recommendations:Completely evaporate inkjet solvents before application. Failure to do so may facilitate solvent penetration resulting in vinyl degradation.