3M Graphic Films and Overlaminate Come with a Performance Guarantee
3M’s Commercial Graphics Division says,. “We’ve designed and engineered our media to work consistently with piezo print platforms and have put them put though rigorous physical diagnostic tests to ensure they conform to 3M’s strict product specifications.”
“Vinyls, adhesives, liners, overlaminates, clearcoats and premasks all have different chemistries that must work together for a given application,” said Schlösser. “When chemistry or environmental changes occur, physical properties can change. That is why we take great care and pride in the development and execution of our testing and confidently stand behind our graphic films with the creation of the Performance Guarantee.”
The Performance Guarantee warranty service covers the replacement cost of 3M materials.
Bigidea Solvent Ink printers have been approved to carry the 3M Performance Guarantee. This Performance Guarantee means that approved 3M films using our inks used under recommended conditions carry a outdoor durability period of up to 4 years on material, using a protective film.
You can rely on it.
3M is so confident that its graphic films, over laminates and clear coats will meet your high quality standards that they guarantee their performance using our printers.
3M products have been designed and engineered from the ground up to work consistently and reliably with our tested print platforms. 3M puts graphic films through the most rugged battery of diagnostic tests in the industry to ensure they work with all related system components.
Bigidea uses the exact same printer technology that 3M has tested and certified with 3M Materials in the Performance Guarantee. By using the same technology that 3M uses to test print quality, you can rest assureded that Bigidea is utilizing the certified materials and technology for your print project.
3M Physical Property Testing
The materials in any recommended graphic construction have different chemistries that must work together for a successful application. Anything that causes a change to the chemistries can affect the physical properties. This is why we take great care and pride in utilizing 3M products.
3M quality passes strict quality testing for this Performance Guarantee.
• Test for initial ink adhesion, color density and gloss.
• Test all overlaminate or clear coat options for performance on printed samples.
• Test for dimensional stability after printing.
• Test for adhesion of printed film samples to the recommended substrates. Test for durability of the 3M media.
You can rely on Bigidea Wraps and 3M quality, durability and longevity. We Guarantee it.
3M performance Guarantee warrants 3M Graphic Films and Graphic Protection against: physical defects, manufacturing defects, printing and cutting defects, fitness for use, adhesive to specified substrates, and removal for removable/changeable film.
For further details visit 3M at 3M Worldwide or contact us at 954-922-3822 and speak with one of our representatives.