3MTM ControltacTM Plus Graphic Film with ComplyTM Performance 3540C

Use this durable film to create short-term interior and exterior graphics and signs; information labels; point-of-purchase or trade show displays; posters and informational graphics; transit shelter advertising; vending or dispensing machine and cooler graphics; bus graphics; bumper stickers; and mass-transit, interior graphics.

Film 3540C features new ComplyTM performance a state-of-the-art technology in which special channels allow trapped air to escape, reducing air bubbles that typically result as large graphics are installed. This allows graphics to be applied quickly and easily even for most first-time installers.

When used with compatible products, produced by one of 3Ms Scotchprint® Graphics Authorized Manufacturers and applied according to written instructions, this film can be used to produce a Scotchprint® Graphic.


Film 3540C features 3Ms patented e-film technology, offering the following benefits for short-term applications:

Basic Construction Characteristics

Film 3540C:

Application Surfaces & Substrates

Film 3540C can be used on flat surfaces, with and without rivets. Appropriate substrates include FRP, glass, metal, poster board, rigid plastic and various painted surfaces. It has an application temperature range from 35 to 100F (2 to 38C).

Compatible Products

Screen print images onto this film using:

Refer to Product Bulletin 3540C for the correct combination of film, ink, protective overlaminate or overprint clear.

3MTM MCSTM Warranty

This product is covered by the 3MTM MCSTM Warranty the most comprehensive warranty in the industry.

Additional Product Information

Film 3540C comes in standard 48" x 50-yard rolls.

Handling & Storage

This film has a shelf life of one year. It should be stored in a clean, dry area, out of direct sunlight and at a temperature less than 100F (38C).

For More Information

For more specific product information, please refer to Product Bulletin 3540C.