3M's Prestige 50 Series
Prestige 50 is comprised of over 200 ultra-thin layers, and is manufactured utilizing 3M's patented nanotechnology process. Nanotechnology creates unique clusters of nanometer-sized particles that provide superior heat control and glare reduction while preserving exterior and interior window views. Colourless in appearance, this film provides excellent energy savings performance. This is the second darkest version with 50% visible light transmission.
Proven Product Performance
3M subjects all of its window film products to extensive lab testing to ensure quality and maximum performance. The chart below shows the results of tests conducted for PR 50 Prestige Series window film*.
3M Prestige 50
|Visible Light Transmitted||50%|
|Total Solar Energy Rejected||56%|
|Total Solar Energy Rejected
(On a 60 Degree Angle)
|Visible Light Reflected Internal||9%|
* Data based on 1/4" single clear glass.
Commercial Limited 15 Year Quality Promise
Film Types: Prestige 50, Prestige 60, Prestige 70, Ultra Prestige Series, CM30, CM40, CM50
3M™ and the authorized Dealer/Applicator (collectively referred to as “Seller”) warrant, for a period of FIFTEEN (15) years from the completion of installation, that the Sun Control Window Films (as listed above) will:
- Maintain Solar Reflective Properties without cracking, crazing or peeling.
- Maintain Adhesion Properties without blistering or delaminating from the glass.
- Maintain Appearance without discolouration.
In the event the product is claimed to be defective under this warranty, the consumer will contact their authorized Dealer/Applicator, provide a copy of this warranty and arrange a convenient time for the authorized Dealer/Applicator to inspect the windows.
In the event the product is determined to be defective under this warranty, the Seller will:
- Replace the Quantity of Film proved to be defective.
- Provide Removal and Reapplication Labour Free Of Charge.
Seller also warrants against glass failure due to THERMAL SHOCK fracture for five (5) years and SEAL FAILURE for three (3) years (to a maximum of $500 per window including material and labour) caused only as a direct result of the application of 3M Sun Control and/or Safety and Security Window Films, providing the film was applied to recommended types of glass and the glass failure is reported to the Seller within the specified time of five (5) years for THERMAL SHOCK fracture and three (3) years for SEAL FAILURE from the date the warranty was issued. In order to obtain the SEAL FAILURE portion of this warranty, the consumer must provide the Seller with proof of the original window manufacturer’s Seal Failure warranty.
The SEAL FAILURE portion of this warranty will UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES extend beyond the original window manufacturer's Seal Failure warranty period. ANY GLASS FAILURE COVERED BY THIS WARRANTY MUST BE INSPECTED BY SELLER PRIOR TO REPAIR, AND ONLY COVERS FILM AND GLASS REPLACEMENT.
This warranty is void if the product has been subjected to abuse or improper care. Seller should not be liable in either tort or contract for any loss or damage, direct, indirect, special, consequential, or incidental, arising out of the use or inability to use this product. Some
Provinces do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations may not apply to you. THIS WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC RIGHTS AND YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS WHICH VARY FROM PROVINCE TO PROVINCE.
This warranty covers Canadian installations by authorized Dealer/Applicators only.
Important Notice: Window Care
3M Window Films may be washed with common washing solutions, including ammonia based products, THIRTY (30) DAYS AFTER INSTALLATION (allow an additional 15-30 days for thicker security films). Abrasive type cleaning agents and bristle brushes that may scratch the film must not be used. Synthetic sponges, squeegees or soft cloths are recommended to be used with cleaning solutions. To maintain your warranty, do not use tape or other adhesive products on the film.
Allow air flow between window covering and glass for best performance.