ETFE Matt

VERSIV ETFE Matte

Fluoropolymer films that are manufactured from ethylene tetrafluoroethylene (ETFE) copolymer resin with a textured matte surface on one side for reduced glare in PV or composite molding applications.

ETFE Matte

With a matte surface texture on one side having an Ra surface roughness of approximately 2-3 microns, our ETFE matte films are an effective way of reducing the glare from PV frontsheets. They can also transfer a matte or low gloss surface to molded parts during the composite or electronics molding process.
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Product Details

Our ETFE matte films offer the same chemical, thermal and weatherability performance as our glossy ETFE films, but with some important differences. Having a matte texture on one side of the film creates an effective solution for reducing the visual glare of PV frontsheets or transferring matte surfaces to electronics and other molded products. Whatever you use them for, our ETFE films all bring the same level of resistance to wide temperature ranges and adverse weather conditions. When combined with a non-stick, easy to clean surface and high light transmittance, you get a solution that provides long-term value without the need for extensive maintenance.

Applications

  • Photovoltaic Frontsheets

  • Composite Molding

  • Electronics Molding

  • Low Gloss Finishes

Typical Properties

ETFE Matte Films

Material Tensile Strength Elongation Melt Temperature Continuous Service Temperature
Matte ETFE 7000psi 400% 482-518°F 330°F

ETFE Matte Films

Material Tensile Strength Elongation Melt Temperature Continuous Service Temperature
Matte ETFE 48MPa 400% 250-270°C 165°C

*Nominal values. These values should not be used to design

Related Documents
TEXTURED ETFE FLUOROPOLYMER FILM
Technical Data Sheets
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Co-Development

Saint-Gobain Composite Solutions is a long-trusted partner for creating highly specialized, technology-driven material solutions that deliver extraordinary performance across a spectrum of demanding settings. Through collaboration with our customers, we co-develop versatile materials and real application tests to ensure that you have the best possible solution for your application. We help create innovative materials that provide protection, easy release, insulation, and friction control. And we seek to collaborate in making it even more possible.

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Rigorous testing standards

Saint-Gobain Composite Solutions develops custom application testing based on each of our partner’s product uses in order to create the best possible solution. Some tests that are included but are not limited to environmental, durability, and reliability testing to give you peace of mind making sure that products work in the hardest environments. Our testing begins during the co-development process to develop relevant tests and gather data that allows us to create market-ready solutions quickly.

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ETFE E2

ETFE E2 General Purpose film can be used in diverse and demanding  applications like dry-erase writing surfaces, protective laminates for outdoor graphics, and front sheets in photovoltaic (PV) cells. Non-stick, self-cleaning, and heat-sealable, C-treated bondable versions are also available.

ETFE Release Film

With a non-stick surface and high chemical resistance and elongation, our ETFE RF Release film is designed to provide reliable, high-quality release performance for resin systems operating at up to 356˚F (180˚C). Available in both translucent pigmented and perforated forms.

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