What does “Hand” mean?

The term “Hand” is used to describe how something feels to the human touch.  The term is widely used in the fabric industry, but with respect to Vinyl Film and Vinyl Sheets, it means how hard or soft the Vinyl Film or Vinyl Sheets are.

Descriptions of different “Hand” ratings:

5HExtra Firm
4HExtra Firm
3HSemi Rigid
2HMedium Firm
1.5HMedium Firm
HMedium Firm
SMedium Soft
1.5SMedium Soft
6SSoft, Naturally High Tack

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