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DuPont Teijin Films Melinex® 516 Polyester Film
Categories: Polymer; Film; Thermoplastic; Polyester, TP; Polyester Film

Material Notes: Melinex® 516 is a high clarity polyester film which is pretreated on both sides for slip to combine good handling properties with high clarity and brilliance.

Typical Applications: Some typical uses include: layout base, post lamination, MTS, color proofing, labels, flexible circuits, archival sheeting, and printing plates.

Approvals: UL 94 VTM-2 - for 300 - 700 gauge (0.076 - 0.18mm) and Library of Congress Specification - This film meets the Library of Congress Specification Number 500-500-5/31/95 for use in archival storage.

Available in 250, 275, 300, 360, 370, 400, 460, 500, and 600 Gauge

Information provided by DuPont.

Available Properties
  • Film Tensile Strength at Yield, MD, ASTM D882A
  • Film Tensile Strength at Yield, TD, ASTM D882A
  • Film Elongation at Break, MD, ASTM D882A
  • Film Elongation at Break, TD, ASTM D882A
  • Coefficient of Friction, Dynamic, ASTM D1894, A-B
  • Film Tensile Strength at Break, MD, ASTM D882A
  • Film Tensile Strength at Break, TD, ASTM D882A
  • Shrinkage, MD, Unrestrained
  • Shrinkage, TD, Unrestrained
  • Transmission, Visible, ASTM D1003, TLT
  • Transmission, Visible, ASTM D1003, TLT
  • Transmission, Visible, ASTM D1003, TLT
  • Transmission, Visible, ASTM D1003, TLT
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