Tools for Polyester Film Buyers

To help you get the right amount of film for your business, Filmquest provides the following tools and tables. Of course, the experts at Filmquest are also happy to run the calculations for you. Contact us if you have any questions.

Calculators

Conversion Tables

Definitions for terms used in the Polyester Film industry can be found in our Glossary.

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Roll Length Calculator

1. Core Size: 3 inches  6 inches

2. Roll Outside Diameter: inches

3. Film Gauge: (from 25 to 1400)

 

feet

Need to look up a standard yield, length, or configuration?
Check our specifications for Questar™ PET Film.

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Roll Weight Calculator

1. Roll Length: feet

2. Width: inches

3. Film Gauge: (from 25 to 1400)

 

pounds

Film Thickness Equivalents

Gauge

Mil

Inches

Microns

48 .5 .00048 12
75 .75 .00075 19
92 1 .00092 23
142 1.5 .00142 36
200 2 .002 50
300 3 .003 75
400 4 .004 100
500 5 .005 125
700 7 .007 175
750 7.5 .0075 190
1000 10 .010 250
1400 14 .014 350

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Unit Conversion Table

To Convert

To

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dynes newton 1.0x10-5
feet meters 0.3048
gauge inches 1.0x10-5
gauge microns 0.254
grams dynes 980.7
inches microns 2.54x10-4
inches millimeters 25.4
pounds grams 453.59
pounds newtons 4.4484
pounds/mil grams/micron 17.858
pounds/in2 kilograms/cm2 0.07031
pounds/in2 newtons/mm2 6.895x10-3
square feet square meters 0.0929
square inches square centimeters 6.4516
square yards square meters 0.83613
newtons dynes 1.0x105
meters feet 3.2808
inches gauge 1.0x105
microns gauge 3.937
mils gauge 100
dynes grams 1.02x10-3
microns inches 3.937x10-5
millimeters inches 0.03937
grams pounds 2.205x10-3
newtons pounds 0.2248
grams/micron pounds/mil 0.056
kilograms/cm2 pounds/in2 14.223
newtons/mm2 pound/in2 145.033
square meters square feet 10.764
square centimeters square inches 0.155
square meters square yards 1.196

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Fractions-Decimals-Millimeters Conversion Table

1/64 .0156 0.396
1/32 .0312 0.793
3/64 .0468 1.190
1/16 .0625 1.587
5/64 .0781 1.984
3/32 .0937 2.381
7/64 .1093 2.778
1/8 .125 3.175
9/64 .1406 3.571
5/32 .1562 3.968
11/64 .1718 4.365
3/16 .1875 4.762
13/64 .2031 5.159
7/32 .2187 5.556
15/64 .2343 5.953
1/4 .250 6.350
17/64 .2656 6.746
9/32 .2812 7.143
19/64 .2968 7.540
5/16 .3125 7.937
21/64 .3281 8.334
11/32 .3437 8.731
23/64 .3593 9.128
3/8 .375 9.525
25/64 .3906 9.921
13/32 .4062 10.318
27/64 .4218 10.715
7/16 .4375 11.112
29/64 .4531 11.509
15/32 .4687 11.906
17/32 .5312 13.493
35/64 .5468 13.890
9/16 .5625 14.287
37/64 .5781 14.684
19/32 .5937 15.081
39/64 .6093 15.478
5/8 .625 15.875
41/64 .6406 16.271
21/32 .6562 16.668
43/64 6718 17.065
11/16 .6875 17.462
45/64 .6718 17.065
23/32 .7187 18.256
47/64 .7343 18.653
3/4 .750 19.050
49/64 .7656 19.446
25/32 .7812 19.843
51/64 .7968 20.240
13/16 .8125 20.637
53/64 .8281 21.034
27/32 .8437 21.431
55/64 .8593 21.828
7/8 .875 22.225
57/64 .8906 22.621
29/32 .9062 23.018
59/64 .9218 23.415
15/16 .9375 23.812
61/64 .9531 24.209
31/32 .9687 24.606
63/64 .9843 25.003
1 1.000 25.400

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Polyester Film Answers

For answers to your polyester film questions, contact the professionals at Filmquest.

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