Ink Jet Media

The Synplas Ink Jet printable range of products focus on specialist applications including:

  • Window Graphics and Clear Films
  • Tear Resistant Synthetic Media
  • Metallic Media

The products bring together DEP’s expertise in precision coating, excellent ink jet printing chemistry and world class customer service.

Our high clarity printable window films are formulated to give excellent print receptivity

Window Graphics and Clear Films

77Glass in modern architecture is often a medium for displays, advertising, or decoration, particularly in public and retail locations. Our high clarity printable window films are formulated to give excellent print receptivity using a wide range of UV, Eco solvent, Latex.

Our films can be supplied with or without adhesives and allow images to be surface or reverse printed for application to glass. Removal is assisted by a semi-permanent optically clear adhesive.

The Synplas Ink Jet printable range includes

CLEAR PRINTABLE FILM

Synplas PET 100 VC Gloss

Clear polyester film with a smooth glossy inkjet receptive surface offering excellent image quality and a wide colour gamut.

The high level black density achievable makes it ideal for Clear Signage, Overlays, Presentations and Screen Print Positive films.

CLEAR PRINTABLE WINDOW FILM

Synplas PET 100 VC Gloss Lo-Tac

Clear polyester film with a smooth glossy inkjet receptive surface offering excellent image quality and a wide colour gamut, with a low tack easy removable optically clear adhesive.

Suitable for Window Graphics, Point of Sale, Outdoor Signage and internally illuminated Backlit applications.

FROSTED WINDOW FILM

Synplas Frosted PVC 150 Perm and Synplas Frosted PVC 200 Perm

A permanent, cleanly removable self-adhesive vinyl film, with either a 70 or 120 micron liner giving a smooth translucent etched glass effect when applied to glass.

Suitable for producing both graphics and manifestation decals, and for covering clear areas of glass where privacy is required.

Clear Window Film

Synplas PET 50 UV Lo-Tac.

A 50 micron optically clear PET with a solvent acrylic adhesive for UV printing only.

Suitable for Window Graphics, Point of Sale, Outdoor Signage and internally illuminated Backlit applications.

Tear Resistant Synthetic Media

DEP offer a range of specialist ink jet printable white Polypropylene synthetic papers designed for banners, posters, roll ups and POS applications.

These Synplas products are dimensionally stable with the tear resistance of polypropylene and the look and feel of paper.

For eco-solvent, latex and UV ink

Synplas PP 180 VC Gloss and PP 180 VC Matte with a smooth, waterfast inkjet receptive surface offering excellent imaging quality and a high colour gamut.

Synplas PP 100 VC Gloss Lo-Tac with a smooth gloss inkjet receptive surface offering excellent imaging quality, and a high colour gamut, with a low tack adhesive.

For aqueous, dye and pigment ink

Synplas PP 180 PI Gloss and 180 PI Matte with a smooth inkjet receptive surface offering excellent imaging quality and a high colour gamut

Synplas PP 75 PI Gloss Perm and PP 75 PI Matte Perm with a permanent adhesive can be used for labels, badges and logo’s.

Metallic Media

DEP have developed a number of ink jet printable metallic films for use in a wide range of applications. The silver, mirror like metalised polyester has a glossy inkjet receptive coating offering excellent imaging quality and high colour gamut.

Synplas METPET 100 VC – for eco solvent, latex and UV printers

Synplas METPET 100 VC PSA – for eco solvent, latex and UV printers with a permanent adhesive.

Synplas METPET 100 IJCF – for dye and pigment inks.

Synplas METPET 100 IJCF PSA – for dye and pigment inks, with a permanent adhesive.

Applications include POS, Exhibition Stands, Labels and Glass Decoration, flyers and inserts.

DEP offers various materials to support and enhance our Synplas range of printable films.

Specialist Products

DEP offers various materials to support and enhance the Synplas range of printable films.

Mounting Films

DEP’s mounting and laminating films are supplied with a solvent acrylic adhesive. Astramount and Astralam are designed specifically for the signmaker to mount and protect signs, posters, banners, and display materials on a variety of surfaces including foamex and MDF.

Astramount LDI (Laminated Double Mount Internal) is a 12micron film carrier coated on both sides with a non-yellowing, permanent acrylic pressure sensitive adhesive, protected by a moisture-stable release liner for excellent lay-flat characteristics.

Recommended for indoor applications, Astramount LDI general purpose mount film is compatible with most commonly used media and substrates

Laminating Films

Astralam OLDI (Cold Laminating Film) is an 80 micron PVC pressure sensitive laminating film suitable for use with materials printed with dye, pigment, and solvent inks. Permanent PSA adhesive, non-yellowing. Suitable for indoor and outdoor use. Operating temperature 15°C- 35°C

Available in Gloss, Satin, Matte, and Sandtex finishes.

Standard roll lengths are 100 Metres – bespoke lengths available on request. Roll widths 1040mm and 1300mm.