Are Protective Film scratch resistant?

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Both our low tack matte and extra tack matte protective film have surfaces that are designed to reduce scratching and marring. Our stock protective film product line is not hard-coated, but a hard-coated protective film is available on a custom order basis, and subject to minimum orders. Please consult with our sales team for more … Read more Are Protective Film scratch resistant?

Can Protective Film form around a curved surface?

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That depends on how curved the surface is! Our Protective films works best on a smooth flat surface.  Any crevices or air pockets will affect how well it will adhere to an object.  But because it is pliable, it should have no problem bending around curved surfaces.

How are Protective Films applied?

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Both the protective film and your surface should be clean and free of any dust, oils or grease. Slowly remove the protective film from its liner and place the top edge in position, then gently smooth from the top downward and outward to remove air bubbles. To remove any bubbles, you can use an application roller or … Read more How are Protective Films applied?

Can Protective Films be laser cut?

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Our surface protective films are safe to cut with laser cutters. Because of the paper release liner, it is even possible to cut these films in stacks. We highly recommend testing the film with your laser equipment to determine which setting will work best.  Please contact for more information and samples for testing.

How long will the adhesive last?

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There is no specific amount of time that protective film adhesive lasts, because there are many variables that can affect its use and performance in a particular application. Factors such as the type the surface being adhered to, quality of application, external conditions,  and type of final application can all affect the performance of the adhesive … Read more How long will the adhesive last?