Mylar D Data Sheet
Mylar A Data Sheet
Mylar® Polyester Film
Mylar® polyester film exhibits superior strength, heat resistance, and excellent insulating properties. The unique qualities of Mylar® created new consumer markets in magnetic audio and video tape, capacitor dielectrics, packaging, and batteries.
Mylar® Film is available in Two Standard Types:
Mylar® D (CLEAR is Standard) is a clear, brilliant film which is surface treated on both sides to give superior slip characteristics and excellent handling properties
Applications: Archival, Graphics, Safety Film, Decorating for laminates, Report covers, microfilm, layout base, membrane switches, protective glazing, labels, overhead transparancies, stationery supplies, graphic arts
Pre-treatment: Slip Treated
Approvals: Approved by the US Library of Congress for Archival and Conservation applications
Note: Mylar D is also available in BLACK Color
Mylar® A (Frosted, Milky White Translucent) (aka Electrical Grade Mylar) polyester film is a flexible strong and durable film with an unusual balance of properties. It is a translucent film. Because it contains no plasticizers it does not become brittle with age under normal conditions.
Applications: It is used for release applications, office supplies, electrical insulation and industrial laminations with other flexible materials.
Pre-treatment - No Pre-treatment
Mylar polyester film provides:Dimensional stability, lays flat, chemical resistant, consistent color, good clarity, non-yellowing, non-tearing, heat resistant to 230 degrees C, electrical resistance
Available Mylar D Finishes & Colors:
Clear, Hazy, Matte, Prepared (gel coated), Pressure Sensitive, Metalized, Black, Transparent Blue, and Custom Colors
Mylar A is a Frosted, Milky White Translucent Color - no special finishes.
Gauges: .001", .002", .003", .004", .005", .007", .010", .014"
Available Treatments: Slip, Print, Anti-Stat, Silicone
Note: All sizes below are stated in INCHES unless otherwise noted.