3M™ 1080 Series Anthracite Carbon Fiber vinyl wraps give you the ultra-realistic look of woven graphite in a great gray color. Use this 3.5 mil thick film to wrap anything with a hard and non-porous surface, use it for crafting or even in your Cricut vinyl cutter. This high-quality 1080 Series film is made with bubble-free adhesives that feature invisible air-channels. Put your trust in...
3M™ Black Carbon Fiber vinyl wraps are a high-performance 1080 Series film that deliver the true-to-life look and feel of real woven graphite in an attractive semi-gloss black. Wrap anything you can ream up with this 3.5 mil thick film that features invisible air-drain channels in its patented Controltac™ adhesives. Perfect for interior and exterior vehicle wraps, use in Cricut vinyl...
3M™ White Carbon Fiber vinyl wraps let you add an understated yet aggressive style to anything you want. Like all 3M™ 1080 Series films it features Controltac™ adhesives that are have invisible air-release channels for bubble-free results. At just 3.5 mil thick, this dual-cast vinyl film is ideal for wrapping even the tightest curves. Use it on the inside or outside of your...
3M™ Matrix Black wrap film is a that's truly unique and textured for a one-of-a-kind performance and feel. Made from a 3.5 mil, dual cast film with Controltac™ adhesives for supreme repositionability, you'll love the way this vinyl film looks on your cars, trucks and SUVs. Easy, bubble-free wrapping for DIY installers and professionals alike with this Matrix Black films air-release...
Give your ride the aggressive look of 3M™ Shadow Black film. When you want the blacked out look on your car, truck or SUV you've got no better choice than this camouflageinspired vinyl wrap. A favorite of DIY installers and pro wrappers as well, enjoy the easy-to-use Controltac™ technology that feature pressure-sensitive, air-release adhesives so you can get bubble-free results each...
Upgrade your car, truck, motorcycle or any other vehicle you can think of with this high-quality, premium camouflage style 3M™ 1080 Series Shadow Military Green wrap. Made from an ultra-premium, dual-cast vinyl that’s 3.5 mil in thickness and has a camouflagepattern you can actually feel, there’s simply no other film like it on the market. Take advantage of the quality and performance of...
3M™ 2080 Series Anthracite Carbon Fiber vinyl wraps give you the realistic look of graphite weave in a silverish gray color. Install this 3.5 mil thick film to wrap anything with a hard and non-porous surface, whether it’s your car, devices, cabinets, appliances or anything else. This high-quality 2080 Series film is made with bubble-free adhesives that feature invisible air-channels and feature...
3M™ 2080 Series Black Carbon Fiber vinyl wrap film lets you add the genuine look of woven graphite to anything. Apply this 3.5 mil thick film to your car, devices, cabinets, appliances or anything else with a hard surface. This premium-quality 2080 Series film is made with Comply™ micro-channels to allow air to escape easily and feature Controltac™ technology so you can reposition it...
Get a unique and ultra-realistic look when you wrap your ride with this 2080 Series White Carbon Fiber vinyl film. Made with both Comply™ micro-channels and Controltac™ adhesives for no-hassle installation, you'll love how easy it is to use right out of the box. Once you're done with your project, don't forget to send in your photos to us and you can get up to a $20 rebate refund.
3M™ 2080 Series Matrix Black vinyl wrap film is one-of-a-kind wrapping film that has a unique texture with unparalleled performance and feel. Add real depth and texture to your ride’s exterior, to your dashboard as a wrap, on your devices or even on appliances and architectural elements. Fabricated from a 3.5 mil, multi-layer, cast film with Controltac™ adhesives for supreme repositionability...
Carbon fiber vehicle wraps are all the rage in the DIY vinyl wrap accessory scene today. These vinyl wraps are huge in the DIY car scene due to how versatile, inexpensive, colorful and intricate they are. The wraps can also be used for other projects such as on instruments for enhanced decoration or even on personal devices, like a cellphone. Many reputable brands manufacture carbon fiber vinyl wraps, but there are some differences that anyone looking to purchase the wrap should be aware of.
Not to be confused with carbon fiber sheets, carbon fiber vinyl wraps refer to imitation carbon fiber. Generally, you can find carbon fiber vinyl sold in rolls. It typically will have an adhesive backing to ensure that the carbon fiber stays attached to the surface where it's applied. Due to the adhesive qualities of the vinyl, the installation process is similar to placing a sticker on the desired surface.
Regardless of the style or brand of the carbon fiber vinyl film that you select, you can be confident that the vinyl has been manufactured for proper wrapping. What does this mean? Put simply, all of our carbon fiber vinyl wraps are made with some kind of air-release channels in their adhesives and are ultra-conformable, cast films. With these properties, you never have to worry about discoloration or delamination.
To help you decide between the different brands of carbon fiber wraps, you'll need to be aware of the top brands available. Below you can find find the top four brands of wraps in the industry today:
Each brand brings with them their own advantages. The right brand for you will come down to which one meets your needs the best. As you compare different manufacturers, you'll want to have all of the information in front of you. Consider the following advantages and possible drawbacks to each brand:
3M™ is the unquestionable king of wraps. This premium wrap film is 3.5 mil thick and is perfect for exterior and interior applications. 3M carbon fiber film features Comply™ technology, causing it to wrap around even the tightest of curves easily.
The following are some of the major benefits that make these kinds of carbon fiber wraps so popular:
There are a couple of possible drawbacks that some companies have when using 3M carbon fiber. The main drawbacks can be found below:
Supreme Wrapping 900 Series graphite weave films have all of the great qualities of the SW900 line with the added benefit of a textured weave. To help you decide if it's for you, you'll want to be aware of all the possible advantages and disadvantages associated with this type of carbon fiber wrap:
Below you can find the advantages of the AveryTM SW900 Carbon Fiber:
As you consider carbon fiber vinyl wraps, you'll want to be aware of the potential issues with AveryTM carbon fiber wraps. You can find the drawbacks below:
Next to Rwraps™, 975CR films have the largest portfolio in the industry when it comes to colors. In addition, some would even say that ORACAL® 975 Series vinyl wraps are the best-in-class when it comes to being DIY-friendly due to their unequaled 5 to 6 mil thickness.
Below you can find some of the top features that ORACAL® carbon fiber offers consumers:
Below you can find a primary criticism of the wrap:
Rwraps™ Carbon Fiber Vinyl Wraps add the look of increased horsepower and street cred to even the most questionable rides. In this respect, they're no different from 1080, SW900 and 975CA films. The major difference between Rwraps™ and these other brands comes in the variety of colors and finishes, along with a lower price.
The pros of these wraps include:
Some of the disadvantages related to Rwraps™ can be found below:
Wrapping your car often serves a couple of purposes. For one, you probably want to protect the exterior of your car from damage, but you also want your car to look good. The great thing about vinyl wraps is that they can do both.
For those who want their car to meet certain visual standards, there are many carbon fiber vinyl styles available and all will add to the visual appeal of your vehicle. Before breaking down the different carbon fiber wrap styles, it should be noted that styles such as 3D, 4D or 5D do not refer to dimensions but to the generation of carbon fiber wrap.
Though it would be quite an achievement if the wraps we carried transported vehicles to undiscovered dimensions, none of them have quite reached that level. However, they still are impressive in their own right. Below you can explore the different style available today and how they can help:
Carbon fiber wraps can be used just about anywhere and are rated for interior and exterior use. Here are some of the most popular applications our customers have used our films for:
Additionally, for vehicles, you have a variety of sub-applications that can help you customize your ride's look. For example, you can add full wraps, pillar trim or racing stripes to add some extra flair to your car. Also, you can use dash kits and interior trim, among many other options, to detail your vehicle.
If you're planning on purchasing a carbon fiber wrap for a vehicle, you've probably wondered about whether it's worth it. If you can upgrade your car with real carbon fiber, should you do it? Or should you stick to the wrap?
Carbon fiber materials are often used in exotic, high-performance vehicles. These drivers primarily enjoy carbon fiber due to it being so lightweight. Most carbon fiber materials will weigh less than their steel, plastic and sheet metal counterparts. Their light material translates into a car that's faster.
Other than improving the performance of their vehicle, many like the look of carbon fiber. For those who are primarily concerned about the way their car looks rather than making small tweaks to the performance of it, carbon fiber wraps offer many benefits over installing the real thing. The primary advantages of carbon fiber wraps can be found below:
If you're ready to invest in carbon fiber wraps, consider browsing our selection of carbon fiber films found above this post. We carry only the top brands used in the industry today, meaning that you can trust you're getting the best quality wraps for your needs. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us today!
Whichever brand, type, color and finish you decide to buy and whatever you end up wrapping, don't forget to submit your photos and reviews for our $20 Cash Back Rebate. We'll send you your rebate and post your pics to our site, Facebook and YouTube channel. So, what are you waiting for? Pick up a sheet or roll today!
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