PCAP interactive foil for a reliable wash down touch screen

Wash down touch screen [15” to 85” Touchfoil]

Do you need a wash down touch screen? Projected capacitive (PCAP) touch foils allow you to create waterproof, interactive displays that function reliably in all conditions. PCAP screens work when wet and through gloved hands. Ideal for sterile and manufacturing environments.

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PCAP foil for a wash down touch screen

Create a wash down touch screen to your specifications with a VisualPlanet TouchfoilTM. The TouchfoilTM laminates to a glass panel and mounts in front of an LCD screen, converting it into an interactive display.

Use a TouchfoilTM with enclosures rated up to IP68 to create waterproof touch screens for any wet or clean environment:

  • Food and drink manufacturing
  • Pharmaceutical and medical environments
  • Industrial workplaces
  • Sterile applications
  • Outdoor touch screens

As the leading manufacturer of PCAP overlays, VisualPlanet works with you to design and create the best touch screen for your needs. The company can advise on the appropriate specifications for your touch screen and ensure that the glass and enclosure meet industry standards.

You benefit from a touch screen that functions reliably, has a long life and delivers maximum return on investment.

To discuss your requirements, contact VisualPlanet today.

Features and benefits of a VisualPlanet TouchfoilTM

Features Benefits
Dual or multi-touch

The TouchfoilTM responds to multiple touches at the same time. Your wash down touch screen provides an intuitive and easy-to-use experience.


The TouchfoilTM works in hot, cold and wet conditions. Use it with enclosures rated up to IP68. The screen has reduced downtime for maximum utilisation in harsh conditions.

Works through gloves Users can interact with the display through gloved hands. Ideal for use in sterile and industrial environments.
Custom sizes

Choose the exact size for your needs, from 15 to 85 inches.

Thick glass

TouchfoilTM works through glass up to 10 millimetres thick. Your LCD screen is protected from damage, has a long life and generates maximum return on investment.

To find out more, contact VisualPlanet today.

TouchfoilTM technical specifications

Detection method Projected capacitive using a 10-micrometre copper sensing array.
Size 15 to 85 inches. Larger foils available on request.
Glass thickness 2 millimetres to 10 millimetres. Glass thicker than 10 millimetres is available on request.
Number of touches

Multi-touch: 32 as standard. Up to 40 available on request.

Dual touch: 2.

Speed of response 6 to 8 milliseconds.
Controller board USB controller board. Specification depends on size of foil.
Operational temperature range -10°C to +60°C.
Humidity 95% at +60°C.

Contact VisualPlanet to find out more about creating a PCAP wash down touch screen.

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