Double Tack FAQ
What surfaces work best with Double Tack Film?
Double-Tack adheres to most smooth, flat, clean surfaces such as paper, wood, metal, plastic and glass. Double-Tack is made to be a general purpose, in-door adhesive system. The smoother the surface, the better it’s going to work.
Is 2 side Double Tack® adhesive film suitable for outdoor use?
No, Grafix Double Tack is not made to be used outside because if exposed to UV light and moisture over time, the film’s adhesive layer will lose its adhesive strength. If you need to use this material outside, it must be contained in something else that will keep it from being exposed to UV and moisture.
Can you use Double Tack with fabric and is it washable?
You can use Double Tack with fabric but it will not be permanent and will not be washable. You may be able to hand wash a couple of times.
Is Double Tack Archival?
Double Tack mounting film is archival and acid free.
Is Double Tack repositionable?
No, Double Tack is not repositionable. It has a permanent adhesive.
How do I use Double Tack?
Double Tack is a dry mounting film with twin coatings of permanent adhesive on both sides of an ultra-thin carrier protected by two sheets of heavy release liners. To make the liner easier to remove, score along one corner with a craft knife and pull the liner back along the score line. Apply the sticky side to the item you wish to have the adhesive on and then peel back the second liner. Your item is now ready to be adhered to another surface.
What is Double Tack made of?
Double tack has a clear polyester center (carrier) with acrylic based adhesive on both sides covered by white polyester liners.