Aluminum Composite Material

ACM for flat panel applications 

EPL-5 is an aluminum composite panel used for interior and exterior display and signage applications. It is suitable for mounting graphics as well as digital or screen printing, and can be saw cut, routed or punched; however it is recommended for flat panel applications only.

Material Composition

EPL-5 is comprised of two pre-painted sheets of .005” aluminum with a solid polyethylene core. Made in China to the specifications of 3A Composites USA.

Advantages with EPL-5™

  • Suitable for digital & screen printing
  • Can be printed on both sides
  • Suitable for mounting graphics
  • Rigid with good flatness
  • Good durability in outdoor applications
  • Can be saw cut, routed or punched
  • Recommended for flat panel applications

Recommended Applications

Below are some of the more common applications for which EPL-5™ provides a solution. While these are frequent uses for our material, we love to see the unique applications designers & artists come up with!

  • POP / POS Displays Medium-term application life
  • Exhibits & Kiosks Medium-term application life
  • Interior Signage & Displays Medium-term application life
  • Exterior Signage & Displays Medium-term application life
  • Framing Long-term application life
  • Dimensional Letters Long-term application life

Recommended Fabrication Methods

Thanks to over 40 years of manufacturing experience, we are able to provide general fabrication guidelines and best practices that have been successful with our materials.”

  • Mounting Cold mount techniques only
  • Repositioning Vinyl
  • Digital Printing
  • Screen Printing
  • Painting
  • Saw Cutting
  • Routing

Gauges, Colors & Sheet Sizes

Gauges and Colors Stock Sheet Sizes
3mm - White / White 48” x 96”; 60”x120”
3mm - White / Mill Finish (Aluminum) 48” x 96”



Application "Quick Guide"

PDF 10/20/2019 

Fabrication "Quick Guide"

PDF 10/20/2019 
Product Sheet - DIBOND® & E-PANEL™

Product Sheet - DIBOND® & E-PANEL™

PDF 01/28/2021 
Fabrication Guide - DIBOND®

Fabrication Guide - DIBOND®

PDF 10/20/2019 
e-panel® - epL-5® SDS

e-panel® - epL-5® SDS

PDF 03/16/2018 


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