SuperSmooth™ Blockout is a 15 oz. smooth, scrimless, blockout banner material best suited for double sided signs and banners, compatible with UV, solvent or screen-printing. Engineered primarily for indoor use, SuperSmooth Blockout may be used outdoors for very short durations. With its low curl formula lay-flat appearance, SuperSmooth Blockout is ideal for pop-up or scrolling banner stands, tradeshow and events graphics, POP and any hanging banner or sign. Available in 38" and 54" widths.
Total Weight.......510g or 15 oz/sq. yd.
Tensile Strength......266/264 (lbs/inch)
Tear Strength.....Weft 5.8, Warp 7.8
Low Temperature Resistance......-20° C or -24° F (Short term outdoor application only)
Fungus Resistant......Treated ASTM G21
RF Weldable (Heat Sealable)......Yes
Grommeting........Grommets should be placed in the hemline along the length of the banner so that the grommet is through two layers. Corner grommets should be placed where the length and width hems cross, so that the grommet is through four layers. A reinforced corner is also recommended to increase durability.
Tape & Stitched Hem........Banner tape can be used and is preferred to sewing. If sewing, a double-stitched hem is recommended with a maximum of five stitches per inch. Banner tapes at least 4-mils thick perform the best.
Finishing/Post Process......Always use pressure-sensitive laminates. Hand applying the laminate is not recommended. Before applying the laminate, allow the image to dry for at least 2 hours. A 24 hour dry time is ideal.
Product Performance & Suitability........All of the descriptive information and recommendations for the use of this product should be used only as a guide. Furnishing such information and recommendations shall in no event constitute a warranty of any kind by USCutter. All purchasers of product shall independently determine the suitability of the material for the purpose for which it is purchased. Seller's and manufacturer's only obligation shall be to replace such quantity of the product proved to be defective. Neither the seller nor manufacturer shall be liable either in tort or in contract for any loss or damage, direct, incidental or consequential (Including loss of profits or revenue) arising out of the use of or the inability to use the product. No statement or recommendation not contained herein shall have any force or effect unless in agreement signed by officers of seller and manufacturer.