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Cadillac Plastic Featured Product: Autotex®

Are you looking for a highly durable, textured Hardcoated polyester film that has incredible graphic brightness? 
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Why choose us?

In 2022, Cadillac Plastic was appointed as the exclusive convertors and distributors of MacDermid Autotype products in the UK and Ireland. Cadillac Plastic has over four decades of experience in the plastic industry making us an authority in the field. We convert custom size sheets and rolls at no additional cost and have a growing number of loyal, satisfied customers. 

Why choose Autotex®?

Autotex films heighten the performance of many critical and demanding applications, such as industrial functional controls, membrane touch switches, durable labels and surface protection. These types of applications require the film to be tough, durable with exceptional flexibility and cosmetic quality. All Autotex films can be decorated by screen and digital printing technologies on the second surface and is ideal for printing clear windows. Autotex can be embossed to create functional switches with excellent tactile feedback.

Autotex high performance films offer a wide selection of surface finishes aesthetically enhancing innovation in product design.

Autotex® Variants:

Autotex® Fine - the market-leading finish for membrane touch switches with a smooth, even texture

Autotex® Velvet - has a visually deeper texture for a more positive feel

Autotex® Touch - unique tactile, silky smooth and easy glide finish coupled with an anti-fingerprint surface

Autotex® Steel -  brushed steel texture allows screen printers to produce a range of products that re-create the effect of stainless steel or wood grain

Autotex® Softouch - distinctive soft to-the-touch silky texture is tactile yet robust and the matt texture of     Autotex® Softouch provides exceptionally high quality glass like window display areas

Autotex® XE - an outdoor suitable film, built to last, that comes in fine or velvet textures

Autotex® AM - the unique Microban® technology ensures the treated film surface is protected from stains, odours, and premature degradation caused by bacterial growth for its expected lifetime.

Examples of printed, embossed Autotex®

Data sheets are available on the website or can be sent out on request.  Visit to view the whole MacDermid Autotype range that we stock. To place an order or to request a sample, email or click here.  To speak to a member of our experienced team call 01793 648500.

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