Backlit Film, Glossy / 8 Mil / Solvent

Kodak Backlit Film, Glossy / 8mil / Solvent is a gloss-coated polyester backlit film used to produce vibrant light box display applications. The heavyweight front-print backlit is compatible with all solvent and low-solvent based inks. This durable polyester offers excellent print handling and finishing characteristics, quick dry time and exceptional color saturation.

MaterialPolyester Film
Gauge8 mil
Base Weight280g
Gloss Level≥35
Whiteness(>92) CEI
Printer/Ink CompatibilityCompatible with solvent and eco-solvent inks.
Software SettingsPlease refer to for ICC profiles for some printers.
Light-fastnessInkjet ink fading time is based on the inks you use and print display environment. For light-fastness data and to determine an ink’s suitability for the application, contact the ink manufacturer.
Finishing/Post ProcessingIt is always recommended that a protective laminate be applied after printing. Hand applying a laminate is not recommended. Pressure-sensitive can be used. Before applying the laminate, allow the image to dry for 24 hours.
Optimal Service Environment72° F (21° C), 50% R.H. For end use: 0-300° F.
Handling RecommendationsIt is suggested that you use the take-up reel with this product as the product could have a slight static charge that can cause the product to stick to the post heaters. It is also recommended that media clips are used to keep the media from bunching up if static is present. Avoid touching the coated surface and use cotton gloves when handling inkjet coated materials. Rolls of Kodak inkjet media come with the coated side facing out.
Ideal Storage Conditions70° F (21° C), 50% R.H. (a controlled environment is recommended); store in original packaging.
Shelf Life1 year from the BMG ship date when stored in proper conditions.


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