The Versatile, Closed-cell, Rigid Foam PVC Sheet for Graphics, Display and Industrial Applications
Suitable for a virtually unlimited range of applications, PVC is one of the oldest and most developed synthetic materials. For more than 100 years, Kommerling has been dedicated to developing PVC, specifically to manufacturing high-quality profiles and sheeting from rigid PVC.
Komatex® features a closed-cell, matte-finish surface with a fine cell structure. It will fit the requirements for a multitude of applications, from substrates for graphics, point-of-purchase displays and backers for channel letters to wood replacement. Experience has shown that Komatex is the highest-quality PVC sheet available.
Characteristics and Benefits
Komatex is the product of choice for these application requirements:
- Chemical and corrosion resistance
- Moisture resistance, low water absorption
- Low flammability (UL-940VO) – perfect for trade shows and exhibit halls
- Thermal and sound insulation – absorbs vibrations and oscillations
- Matte finish that readily accepts most inks, paints and vinyls
- Easy fabrication with most common tools
- Bonds easily to similar and various other substrates
- Suitable for the majority of interior applications; can be use in limited exterior applications
Komatex sheets are not harmful to human health or the environment in manufacturing, applications or disposal. Komatex is free of lead, cadmium and barium. All Kommerling products comply with national and international
regulations relating to the environment.
It is not recommended to laser cut Komatex.
The following plastics are industrial grade and may come with slight imperfections. They do not contain a paper or film masking.
- Substrate for signs – easily screen printed, painted, laminated; ideal for vinyl letter application
- Exhibit and trade-show booths
- Point-of-purchase and 3D displays
- Photo mounting
- Arts and crafts
- Dimensional lettering
- Vehicle manufacturing
- Theater and stage sets
- Models, architectural prototypes
- Wood replacement
for Komatex Working Guidelines and Application Outdoors.
for Komatex Foamed PVC Test Data Sheet.
for Komatex Foamed PVC Test Results.
for Working With Komatex.
for Komatex Foamed PVC Sheet Technical Values.
TAP Video: What is foamed PVC?
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