Correx also known as fluted polypropylene board is a PVC external sign board, it is popular due to its cost effective price point. Commonly supplied in 4mm thickness however we can supply Correx up to 10mm thick. Coloured Correx is also available in yellow and black.
SHEET SIZE OPTIONS
Thickness – 4mm / 6mm / 10mm
Max sheet size – 1550mm x 3050mm
MATERIAL DATA SHEET
Single Sided– Correx can be digitally printed direct to the face of the material on our large format printers using UV cured inks which offer market leading print quality, robustness and longevity.
Double Sided – Correx can be printed on both sides with the same or varying artwork images. Our large format printers allow for perfect registration given accurate double sided prints.
DUE TO ITS FLUTE CORREX IS NOT ALWAYS BEST LAMINATED.
Matt Lamination Protect your printed graphics with a matt over laminate and give your print a completely flat appearance which will not reflect light. Available on prints up to 1600mm wide
Gloss Lamination Protect your printed graphics with a gloss over laminate and give your print shiny high gloss appearance which brings out colours and reflection. Available on prints up to 1600mm wide
Dry-wipe Lamination Transform the surface of your Correx into a dry-wipe board capable of being written on with dry wipe pens. Available in both gloss and matt dry wipe on prints up to 1600mm wide.
Anti-Graffiti Lamination Once applied to the surface of Correx our anti-graffiti laminate will give a high gloss finish whilst offering protection to the print and the ability to clean away pen, paint and spray damage.
Anti-Slip Lamination perfect for any material which will be used for floor application our anti-slip laminates cover both internal and external applications and can range from 3 -12 months life span.
UV Protection Lamination when looking to use your Correx externally especially in sunny locations our UV shield laminates can reduce sun degradation extending the life of the printing.
Crystal Protection Lamination will offer a physical coating protecting the print surface from damage and giving it a slightly textured matt finish. This makes it more robust to any surface marking.
Square Cutting – Correx can be supplied cut to any required square or rectangular panel size within the maximum sheet size. For guaranteed accuracy all of our material is cut on a laser guided cutting table
Simple Shapes – including radius corners, circles, triangles and basic shapes are possible with a high level of accuracy and quality of finish when cut on our laser guided cutting tables.
Complex Shapes – Complex shapes are possible when cut on our market leading Kongsberg X44 cutting table which is capable of drag knife and router cutting.
V Cutting – using a special knife we can cut Correx with a V cut to the reverse allowing it to be folded up to 45 degrees. This is great for creating freestanding displays and seamless angles.
CAD cutting – Our camera driven Aristo and Esko Kongsberg cutting tables are capable of cutting your design to any shape including adding creases, scores or even v-cuts.
Double sided adhesive – By applying an adhesive to one side of the material you can transform Correx into a sticker. Our adhesive range includes removable, permanent and repositionable.
Vinyl application – you can add special colours to a design such as metallics or pantones not achievable through CMYK printing by applying plotter cut vinyls of a chosen colour or finish to the material face.
Spot UV – Varnish – you can introduce areas of matt or gloss finish to your design with our digitally printed UV varnish inkjet heads. Pick out logos, text or images and bring additional focus to your print.
Strut – Make your print freestanding with the application of a strut to the reverse. This can be a single small rudder strut or a large box strut for bigger displays. We now also offer a more permanent metal strut option.
Velcro – looking to attach your print to a wall? We can apply velcro hook and loop to the reverse allowing it to be attached to a wall or surface and easily removed and replaced. Popular for exhibition stand graphics.
Magnetic Tape – with magnetic tape applied to the perimeter of your print you can affix it to metal walls or any other metal surface. Often used in the exhibition industry or in point of sale retail environments
Packing in sets – we offer a full collation and packing service, especially useful when you have multiple items or designs that need to be sent to different locations. A very popular extra finishing service we offer with point of sale campaigns.
Correx Board Printing or Fluted Polypropylene
We offer high quality digital printing direct to Correx boards. We also offer some of the most competitive Correx board printing prices in the UK and we are confident we can match any like for like quotation.
All of our printed Correx boards are printed on our Acuity Advance HS flatbeds which offer market leading print quality. Correx boards are usually printed on 4mm Correx or 6mm Correx but other thicknesses are available. All of our printed Correx boards can be CAD cut to any shape on our CAD cutting table.
Popular applications for the printed Correx boards include – Correx estate agents boards, Correx signs, Correx wayfinding signage, directional signage and external Correx boards, Correx bollard covers.
Correx is a very light weight but extremely robust fluted polypropylene board. It’s unique fluted properties means it doesn’t break or shatter, it is waterproof and can survive external conditions
Correx is easy to fit with adhesives, tapes or screwed through. Correx is a cost effective material and lends itself well to high quality digital print.