Sihl Digital Imaging - 8/11/2009
Sihl Introduces New Outdoor Backlit Film
Sihl LLC, a global leader in the manufacturing and distribution of coated papers, films and specialty media for
digital imaging technologies, announces Sihl 3181 Outdoor Backlit Film and Sihl 3461 SuperDry Light Box Film
designed for use in aqueous inkjet printers using pigmented ink jet inks.
Sihl Outdoor Backlit Film - 3181 Matte (5 mil)
Sihl 3181 is a 5 mil matte, front-print outdoor backlit film that produces brilliant images that are outdoor durable
and fade resistant without lamination. Main applications include; outdoor signage, exhibit displays, trade show
graphics, subway advertising, bus stop graphics and any application that may be exposed to the elements. The
proprietary new inkjet receiver coating protects the image and the films light diffusion coating from moisture
related failure that can occur when graphics are exposed directly to outdoor weather or condensation in light
boxes. Sihl 3181 can be overlaminated for added durability.
Available in the following sizes: 36", 44", 50", 54" and 60" x 100 foot rolls.
Sihl SuperDryTM Light Box Film - 3461 Satin (7 mil)
Sihl 3461 is 7mil satin, front-print backlit coated polyester film with a rapid dry proprietary microporous inkjet
receiver coating, that delivers a super wide color gamut and very deep blacks with pigmented aqueous inkjet
inks. This film achieves a likeness to photographic quality DuratransTM prints with its 7mil construction and
premium microporous topcoat.
Available in the following sizes: 36", 42", 50" and 60" x 66 foot rolls.