3 Tips for Choosing the Right Protective Film

Jun. 22, 2022

As the market demand for protective films continues to grow, it is important to choose the right type for your needs given the increasing demand for product protection. The following tips can help in the selection process.

1. Determine the type of surface to be protected

Protective films can be applied to many types of surfaces, such as




Stone or granite


Painted surfaces

In addition, these types of surfaces can have a variety of textures, including smooth, embossed, or coated.

Protective Film For Marbles And Ceramics

Protective Film For Marbles And Ceramics

At NB, we focus first and foremost on meeting the needs of our customers. This means offering a large variety of quality products at great prices. Our protective films have been widely applied to the deep-drawing process, electronic devices, household appliances, aluminum profiles and sheets, windows and doors stainless steel sheets, and plastic sheets. carpets, marbles, glasses, etc.

When selecting a protective film, it is important to understand the nature of the surface to be protected. This is because certain films adhere better to certain surfaces than others. If an unsuitable film is selected for a given surface, bonding failure may result.

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2. Understand the nature of the application

It's also a good idea to understand the conditions under which the self-adhesive protective film will be exposed in a particular application. For example, the application may require extreme temperatures, varying humidity levels, or different pressures. It may also need to protect the surface for only a few days or even up to several years. In addition, protective films can be subjected to various types of application stresses, such as stretching or bending.

Clearly identifying the nature of the application in advance will help ensure that the selected protective film will maintain performance levels and reduce the likelihood of failure over its desired lifecycle. 

Protective Film for Aluminium Profiles and Plates  

Protective Film for Aluminium Profiles and Plates

3. Understanding the Required Properties of Protective Films

While all protective films are designed to protect surfaces, they have different properties. These include

Color tone

Optical grade clarity

Ability to protect against electrostatic discharge

It is important to evaluate the properties your high-performance protective film needs to have before making your selection. Doing so will ensure that the film provides the right qualities to achieve the desired end-use results.

Smart Adhesives for Protective Films 

Adhesives also play an important role in determining the performance of your protective film. Therefore, it is a good idea to ensure that the adhesive selected will meet the end-use application requirements before manufacturing the film. 

For more information about the protective film solutions, welcome to contact us at +86 158 1691 5404  or write to us at sales@nbprotectivefilm.com. We will be happy to help you out!

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