Mr. Pinball Tip:

Mylar is very useful for protecting playfields (I recommend spot use only) and has many other uses. Mylar comes in 1 mil and 2 mil thicknesses. For use on the playfield you want as thin a layer as possible so ball trajectory will not be affected. But, for durability you want as thick as you can get. 1 mil is difficult to handle because it is so thin--Think of it as very sticky tissue paper. Static charge will also attract the mylar, so 1 mil is especially tough to apply. 2 mil is much easier to handle, very durable, and the thickness is not so much that it seriously affects ball movement. For these reasons, I recommend using 2 mil thickness everywhere you want mylar.
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