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Counterforces

Application: Embossing

Materials: PVC, photopolymer, epoxy and magnesium

 

PVC

Produced by: Heat and pressure

Advantages: flexible and cost-effective

Disadvantage: slightly shrinks

 

Photopolymer

Produced by: Washing out in tap water

Advantages: flexible and fixed thickness

Disadvantages: only one depth and not suitable for finer images

 

Epoxy

Produced by: Heat and pressure

Advantages: solid and suitable for fine images

Disadvantage: non-flexible (not suitable for cylinders)

 

Magnesium

Produced by: etching

Advantages: solid and suitable for fine images

Disadvantage: non-flexible (not suitable for cylinders)