A Comparison between our BEST Roll Laminators

USI CSL and ARL 2700 27" Roll Laminator ComparisonUSI carries several types of Roll Laminators, our main two models are the CSL and the ARL which both are Thermal Roll Laminators.  The CSL is an affordable, easy-to-use 27" roll laminator that does not sacrifice quality, the durable CSL is easy to set up, load and operate, and requires little or no laminating experience.  

The main features of the CSL include:

  • Adjustable temp

  • Heat shoe heating element

  • Color Coding to ensure proper loading of 1" core film

  • Instant reverse

  • Energy-saving automatic shutoff

  • FREE lifetime technical support

The ARL has all of the features of the user-friendly CSL laminator with additional features for professionals with larger demand applications. Accepts up to 3mil film. Features include easy-lift side handles, adjustable temperature with digital readout for precise heat control, wraparound prevention bar, electric reverse, motor key lock, variable speed motor and 1" mandrels. Also available in 18" width or with cooling fans (sku #7765) to run laminates up to 5mil thick. 

Here is a comparison chart between the two models:

  CSL 2700
ARL2700 w/fans 
Max Width 27" 27"
Auto Shutoff Yes Yes
Max Film Thickness 3 mil 5mil
Substrate Thickness 1/8" MAX 1/8" MAX
Temp. Adjustment Yes Yes
Speed Adjustment No  Yes
Core Size 1" 1"
Key Lock No Yes
Feet / Minute 5 9.5
Voltage 115 115
Warranty 2-year 2-year
Price $1,099 $1,299