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6 6 G R A P H I C S P R O • A P R I L 2 0 2 3 G R A P H I C S - P R O. C O M S I G N A G E & P R I N T I N G hear calendared films are easier to apply all the time. Typically, it's the thickness that installers are referring to, since cal- endered film is roughly 8 mil once lam- inated. e film is easier to handle once pulled off the liner. How does the thickness of the film affect installs? Generally speaking, most people only consider this on the instal- lation of vehicle wraps. ey opt for the premium cast film because of the contours and the stretch of the film. We have found over the years that the thickness and the "memory" of calendered films is a deter- mining factor when choosing our film for interior wall graphics as much, if not more, than vehicle wraps. Film choice for wall graphics For many years on interior wall graph- ics, we would steer toward calendered films for many reasons. For one, on aver- age, these films were close to half the cost

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