HP Grip Matte Polymeric Air – 54″x150′


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Efficient and reliable adhesive on “hard-to-stick” surfaces
HP Grip Matte Polymeric Air—with an aggressive, high-tack clear adhesive—is the ideal choice when mounting to rough surfaces or demanding low-energy plastics. Save time during installation with double-sided, lay-flat, air release liner for easy, bubble-free installation.

See excellent print quality, environmental reassurance
Create eye-catching graphics on this high-performance, matte, polymeric vinyl. Offer a vinyl that complies with high health standards-—HP Grip Matte Polymeric Air is REACH compliant, a regulation of the European Union adopted to improve the protection of human health and the environment.

Save time with a reliable, total HP solution
Original HP printing materials, Original HP inks, and HP large format printers are designed to work together as a system to provide reliable, consistent, quality results that help save time. Prints produced with HP Latex Inks also provide a better approach with end-to-end environmental sustainability.

Target customers Applications Benefits

Print service providers

Demanding low-energy surfaces

Polymeric calendered vinyl

Heavy plant equipment

High-tack clear permanent adhesive that adheres to hard- to-stick surfaces like low surface energy materials and rough surfaces

Indoor and outdoor advertising

Air release liner enables fast, easy, and bubble-free installation

Outdoor signage

Excellent print quality

Smooth or textured permanent wall graphics

Provides reassurance with REACH compliance

Compatible with Original HP Latex Inks; also
solvent, low-solvent, and UV-curable inks

Technical Specifications

Ink technology

Compatible with Original HP Latex Inks; also solvent, low-solvent, and UV-curable inks

Thickness (base vinyl)

86 microns (3.4 mil) per ISO 20534 Test Method

Base vinyl

Calendered polymeric


160 g/m², double-sided PE-coated silicone paper with low-profile air release


Clear, permanent high-tack pressure-sensitive adhesive


Matte, less than 30 gloss units at 60˚ reflection

Tensile strength

CD > 40 N/25 mm; MD > 47 N/25 mm per ASTM D882-02

Water resistance

Water resistant with HP 871 and 831 Latex Inks3

Minimum application temperature

4 to 35˚C (39 to 95˚F) on clean, dry surfaces

Service temperature

-28 to 65˚C (-18 to 149˚F)

Operating temperature

15 to 35˚C (59 to 95˚F)

Operating humidity

40 to 60% RH

Storage temperature

21 to 24˚C (69 to 75˚F)

Storage humidity

50% RH


Cold lamination; recommend using HP Matte or Gloss Polymeric Overlaminates

Shelf life

2 years, unopened in original packaging


REACH compliant1 and RoHS compliant

Country of origin

Product of the United Sates


[1] As of the date of this document, this product does not contain any of the chemicals on the EU’s Candidate List for Authorization (otherwise known as Substances of Very High Concern) in concentrations exceeding 0.1%. To determine the status of SVHC in HP products, see the HP REACH Article 33 Declaration published at HP Printing Products and Consumable Supplies. Logo source: Copyright European Chemicals Agency.
[2] Based on a comparison of HP Latex Ink technology to competitors with leading market share as of December 2013 and analysis of published MSDS/SDSs and/or internal evaluation. Performance of specific attributes may vary by competitor and ink technology/formulation.
[3] Performance varies based on printer and print profile. Water resistance testing by HP Image Permanence Lab on a range of HP media and follows ISO 18935 method.