Car Vinyl Wraps – Numerous Beautiful Options
So, you have decided to get a wrap for your car? It’s a great decision. Car wrap materials have the base of vinyl which is printed by the wrap shop you choose. A protective laminate is usually added after printing. You can get laminates in various types of gloss from semi gloss to super shiny. Almost all the materials have a warranty for fading for outdoor use and durability and can be removed without leaving a mark or damage to the paint. For rear window application, you can use a perforated film which apparently looks like a part of the wrap when seen from outside, but maintains view of the exterior intact from the inside. Experts at Haus of Wraps, a leading provider of customized car wraps in San Diego, shares here useful information on the most popular vinyl wraps.
3M is a Fortune 50 company and is among the biggest and most popular vinyl manufacturers in the world. Here are a few examples of their car vinyl wraps:
3M Controltac Graphic Film IJ380: This film enables the use of screen printed and digital graphics with 3D corrugations and deep contours.
3M Controltac Graphic Film with Comply Adhesive v3 IJ180Cv3: This is a short to long term removable film for car graphics and also exterior and interior signs.
3M Scotchcal Graphic Film with Comply Adhesive v3 IJ70Cv3: This is a new cast vinyl solution that comes with pressure-sensitive Comply v3 adhesive.
3M Scotchcal Perforated Window Graphic Film IJ1229: This is used for window application, offering the ability to see through the material, normally from inside for looking out.
3M Scotchprint Wrap Film Series: This is a range of solid textured and colored wrap vinyl which can be used as car wraps.
Avery Dennison is another major producer of car vinyl wraps. Their product is:
Avery MPI 1005 Supercast: This product has a 10-year outdoor durability. The company also produces some alternative vinyls to be used on flat surfaces and outside wall graphics.
Oracal provides a quick and dependable way to wrap vehicles fully in opaque solid colors. It offers an economical option to paint and long-term removing ability for painted surfaces. They offer materials with a built in protective clear-coat that strengthens factory-applied paint and eliminates the requirement to over-laminate.
Haus of Wraps use the latest materials and equipment to do their job over and above the standard. They offer all the above materials for car wraps and all the services needed to refurbish your car, including wrap installation, paint protection, window tinting, powder coating and more. Images of some of their excellent work have been given in this article and you can see many more on their website. Watch this beautiful video too.