Anti Reflective Films


Clear polyester film with scratch resistant anti-glare coating on the front side suitable for textured printing with UV lacquers. High UV-stability. The reverse side has an ink receptive coating.

Material is available with a thickness of 0.13 mm and 0.18 mm.

Available in sheets and rolls. Sheets available in standard packing unit or on demand. All sheets and rolls are equipped with blue self-adhesive protective film on the reverse side as standard.

Cut sheets

Art. NumberNominal thickness (mm)Packing quantity


Art. NumberLength (m)Nominal thickness (mm)

Technical data


  • Ink receptive coating
  • Suitable for textured laquers
  • Suitable for selected UV-coatings
  • Good scratch resistance
  • With UV protection

Excellent chemical resistance to common industrial solvents and household chemicals - please refer to Folex "Chemical Resistance Datasheet".

Folex products can be printed digital and screen in many cases with excellent results. We offer improved versions dedicated for digital printing.


PropertyTest MethodValue
ThicknessFolex method0.13 - 0.14 mm (0,13 mm), 0.19 - 0.21 mm (0,18 mm)
HazeASTM D1003-778 - 13%
Gloss level (20°)ASTM D2457-70, ASTM D52360 - 85 GU
Total luminous transmissionASTM D1003-7789 - 93%
Yellowness IndexDIN 61671.68 (0,13 mm), 1.67 (0,18 mm)
EmbossingFolex methodpossible
Tensile strength at break1ASTM D 882170 N/mm2
Switch lifeFolex method according to DIN 42115 > 5 Mio. flexes
Abrasion testFolex methodDelta Haze: 35 - 40
adhesion of coatingFolex methodpassed
Chemical stabilityFolex methodvery good
Dielectric strength1ASTM D14916,5 kV (0,13mm)/ 19,0 kV (0,18mm)
Dielectric constant 1ASTM D150-98 (2004), 1 kHz 2,27 (0,13mm)/ 2,42 (0,18mm)
Shrinkage TD130°C 30 min Folex method< 0,2%
Shrinkage MD130°C 30 min Folex method< 0,8%
Maximum processing temperature120°C
Max. use temp45°C/ 80°C (with embossing/ without embossing)2
Min. use temp0°C/ -20°C (with embossing/ without embossing)2
Melting temperature1ASTM E794-85255°C
Roughness RaEN ISO 4287, ASME B46.10.2 - 0.4 µm
Pencil hardnessFolex method3 H
Scratch resistanceFolex methodgood
Surface tension front sideDIN 53364, ASTM D257848 - 52 mN/m
Surface tension reverse sideDIN 53364, ASTM D257838 - 44 mN/m

1 Data derived from base film Polyester manufacturers literature for base film

2at 50°C without condensation, based on the recommendation of the "Fachgemeinschaft Eingabesysteme", they recommend max. 70°C


Length (m)100
Nominal thickness (mil)5.2
Nominal thickness (mm)0,13
Base MaterialPolyester

Product Applications

  • Suitable for Membrane Switches, sign production as well as for production of labels


  • Once packaging is opened, store at a room temperature of 15 - 25°C and at a humidity of 30 - 60 %
  • Shelf life 1 year after delivery (under above storage conditions)

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