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For quite a lot of Mounting Substrates ICL Imaging has obtained you coated.  As a Giant Format Printer, we inventory a wide array of Substrates.

Your graphic picture has been printed – now what do you do with it?  Mounting will end the graphic for use in Trade Exhibits, Galleries, Retail Shops, Corporate Lobbies and more.

What Mounting Substrate is proper on your software?

Let ICL Imaging advocate the perfect Substrate in your job.  We’ll ask you the correct questions; price range, longevity, indoor or outside, where will it’s displayed.  Loosen up, we’ve been creating Visible Advertising Products since 1956!

Mounting Substrates; Decisions

This can be a partial listing of mounting substrates that we feature.  They’re the preferred.  “G” = a Inexperienced Product.

Aluminum; Nice for outdoor or indoors and scratch resistant.  Out there in white/white or raw/raw and up to 4’x8′.

G. Chipboard;  A reasonable substrate for short term use.  Chipboard is shaped using recycled paper that is pressed and glued collectively to make a strong structure.  Obtainable as much as 4’x6′

G. Converd Board; 100% recyclable moisture resistant and maintains superior dimensional stability during modifications in temperature and humidity. Designed for indoor and short-term outside POP and signage purposes. conVerd Board™ is both Rainforest Alliance and FSC® certified.  Out there up to 4’x8′.

Coroplast; Cheap corrugated “plastic cardboard” is lightweight and waterproof.  Generally used for outside promotions like; yard sales, golf promotions and on the market indicators on lawns.  It easily accepts metallic lawn stakes.  Out there as much as four’x8′.

Dibond; Is an Aluminum Composite Panel and comes in many colours.  It may be machined and bent.  It is comprised of two pre-painted sheets of .012″ aluminum with a strong polyethylene core.  It’s a very rigid opaque material and works nicely outdoor.  Out there up to 4’x8′.

E-Panel; Comprised of two pre-painted sheets of .008″ aluminum with a strong polyethylene core.  Class A fireplace score.  Comes in white and brushed silver and can’t be machined or bent.  .005 is accessible solely in white  Material works nicely outdoor and costs less than Dibond.  Obtainable in 4×eight measurement only.

Foamboard; A foam coated light-weight paper stock, not warp resistant, however is inexpensive.  Used for brief time period shows.  Obtainable as much as four’x8′.

Gatorboard; This is an extruded polystyrene foam that has a a lot more durable outer floor than different foam core boards.  It resists warping and is immune to moisture. It’s not an acid free materials, so don’t use it for gadgets which might be displayed in museums or different permanent archives.  Obtainable as much as 5’x10′ and is available in black, white, and natural.

Insite; This paper-faced memory foam-board is engineered to retain its thickness throughout mounting, laminating, screen-printing and die-cutting. Extremely warp resistant.  Out there up to 5’x10′.

Invisilock Magnet; Excessive efficiency versatile magnetic sheeting.  Used as a substrate.  Ferrous paper prints will easily bond to it with magnetic properties. Out there in 24″ and 40″ widths on rolls.

Lexan; These polycarbonate sheets are very high influence (some contemplate them unbreakable), are extraordinarily clear and have the look of transparent glass.  Observe; Lexan prices more than Plexi.  Obtainable as much as 6’x8′ and 4’x10′.

PETG; Is a high impression, co-polyester material, however doesn’t maintain up nicely in outside purposes. Due to its gentle floor it’s also weak to scratching in excessive contact environments. It’s FDA compliant.  Out there up to 4’x8′.

Plexiglass; This materials is considered the usual of the business due to its high quality, ease of use, and wide selection of thicknesses, and sizes. It’s primarily used for second surface mounting and foyer signage and is stronger than glass however not as robust as polycarbonate however is extra scratch resistant .  It has excellent UV mild absorbing properties and doesn’t discolor with age. It transmits 92% of optical mild. Out there as much as 6’x10′ and four’x 12′.

G. Plywood; All plywoods bind resin and wood fibre sheets to type a composite material. This alternating grain reduces enlargement and shrinkage, offering improved dimensional stability – thus decreasing warping.  Can be utilized indoors and outdoor. Obtainable up to four’x8′.

Polycarbonate; It is a few third lighter than plexiglass and is stronger, but scratches easier.  Polycarb tends to yellow over time the place Plexiglass has higher UV mild absorbing properties and doesn’t discolor with age.  Obtainable up to 6’x8′ and 4’x10′.

Polystyrene; Basic-purpose polystyrene is tough, and moderately brittle, nevertheless it is likely one of the least costly substrates we provide.  Mild weight and nice for disposable signage, indoors or outside.  Out there up to four’x12′

Sintra; Is a lightweight rigid board that could be very sturdy.  It is used for photograph mounting, display development and quite a lot of different makes use of.  A sensible choice for long term use. Widespread colours are white and black, nevertheless pink, blue, inexperienced and extra colours may be specially ordered.  Can be used outside, but will warp in scorching sun.  Out there up to 60″ x 120″ sheets.

Ultraboard; A lightweight, durable substrate for indoor use.  Out there up to 5’x10′ in black and white.

WAM Indoor Wall Mounted on Sintra Graphic by ICL ImagingWAM Indoor Wall Mounted on Sintra Graphic by ICL Imaging

Indoor Mounting Substrate Uses

Many substrates can be used in each indoor and outside purposes, nevertheless some usually are not beneficial for outside use.  Retail purposes, Trade Exhibits, Occasions, Promotions, Promoting, Method-finding, Corporate Lobbies, Museums, and Silhouette Reduce-Outs are simply a few of the many makes use of obtainable to you.

North Hill Outdoor Sign by ICL ImagingNorth Hill Outside Signal by ICL Imaging

Outside Mounting Substrate Makes use of

Constructing directories, Firm signage, 3D Letters, Advertising, Promotions.  These materials will work nicely outside; Aluminum, Dibond, E-Panel, Lexan, Plexi, Plywood, Polystyrene and Sintra.  Word; Sintra can warp in direct sunlight.

Ending Options

It appears there isn’t a finish to the creativeness of Ending Choices.  Mounting substrates are used for direct printing, mounting to, fabricating into shapes and displays. Choices out there to you’re CNC Routing, create 3D shapes and silhouette cut-outs and Polished Edges. Substrate materials may also be coated with material to create stretcher frames and adhesive vinyl for removable graphics allowing you to re-use the substrate.

Lobby Display on Plexi by ICL ImagingLobby Display on Plexi by ICL Imaging

Our professional workforce of finishers will float mount your pictures to substrates, Second Floor mount your graphics behind plexi or glass.  We will polish edges, build stretcher frames, double sided mounting and deal with any undertaking you possibly can throw at us.

Lobby Wall Graphics on Gatorboard by ICL ImagingFoyer Wall Graphics on Gatorboard by ICL Imaging

Velcro, Metallic and Wood hanging choices are available for displaying your graphics in Foyer’s, restaurants or any where else.

Silhouette Cut-Out by ICL ImagingSilhouette Minimize-Out by ICL Imaging.  This image was direct printed onto a four’x8’x1″ thick inflexible foam board.

Mix all of this with our vast stock of mounting substrates, CNC Router, Zund i-Reduce, Summa cutter and a whole wood working shop, we will give you a one-stop-shop for all your finishing needs with our Mounting & Laminating department.

Silhouette Cut-Outs by ICL ImagingSilhouette Reduce-Outs by ICL Imaging

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