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Overlaminates And Adhesive Films

Overlaminates are thin plastic films that play a pivotal role in maintaining the clarity, color, and integrity of various applications against daily wear and tear.

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Overlaminates are thin plastic films that play a pivotal role in maintaining the clarity, color, and integrity of various applications against daily wear and tear. The overlaminate’s adhesive provides effortless installation and transforms any printed material into a long-lasting piece, ensuring that your message or artwork remains as impactful and pristine as the day it was created.

Most overlaminates are typically made of clear polyester (PET), polycarbonate (PC), polypropylene (PP), or vinyl (PVC) film. Our inventory comprises of a variety of thicknesses and gloss ranges, including matte and high gloss. In an industry where presentation is key, overlaminates and adhesive films ensure that your visual communications will endure and continue to captivate your audience.

Benefits of Overlaminate Films

Our inventory of overlaminate and adhesive films is meticulously designed to offer optimal protection. These transparent films are ideal for safeguarding a variety of items, including prints, graphics, counter mats, exhibits, dry-erase, and more.

When applied, these overlaminates provide essential defense against abrasion and moisture, along with other environmental factors, making them suitable for both indoor and outdoor applications. In addition, the unique encapsulating feature, which involves applying the film on both sides of a subject, further amplifies its durability and lifespan.

Similarly, our adhesive films present a strong solution for adhering printed images to a range of substrates or surfaces. They offer the option of applying the adhesive to either the front or back of an image, adding to their versatility. This adaptability ensures that our products meet various finishing needs, preserving both the aesthetic appeal and functional integrity of your projects.

Common Applications

Piedmont Plastics’ overlaminates are integral in numerous industries due to their adaptability and high performance. These versatile films are used in a vast range of applications, each demonstrating their unique ability to enhance and protect. Some of their most common applications include:

  • Digital Printing: Overlaminates enhance and protect digital prints, providing a protective sheen that ensures the longevity and vibrancy of printed materials.

  • Vehicle Wraps: During production, overlaminates are applied to vehicle wraps offering a nearly invisible protective layer that enhances the final visual effect.

  • Signage & Displays: Overlaminates guard against fading and physical damage, thus preserving the clarity and impact of the messages or images within your signage and displays.

  • Graphics: For graphic artists, these overlaminates are indispensable in maintaining the quality of their artwork, especially when displayed in public or outdoor settings.

  • Retail and Commercial Spaces: In retail and commercial environments, they are used to protect and enhance floor, window, and wall graphics, ensuring they withstand heavy foot traffic and environmental factors.

  • ID Cards: Overlaminates extend the lifespan of plastic ID cards while safeguarding them against fraud and tampering.

  • Exhibits and Trade Shows: For trade show events, overlaminates provide an immaculate finish to displays and banners, ensuring they remain pristine in your event booth.

  • Mounting & Laminating: From photographs to promotional materials, overlaminates provide a seamless finish, elevating the visual quality while offering protection.

Learn More About Overlaminates and Adhesive Films

At Piedmont Plastics, we recognize the critical role of quality and dependability in your projects. To ensure you have access to the best, we offer an extensive range of overlaminate and adhesive films sourced from industry-leading manufacturers. We invite you to contact us today to explore our diverse product selection and learn how we can contribute to the success of your projects.

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