Additives

Printing Gel 348

Printing gel 348 is a printing paste based on a mineral oil.

Properties


  • Reduces the tack of the ink without significantly lowering the viscosity.
  • Prevents the picking of badly glued papers.
  • Improves the smoothness of the printing ink.

Application

Printing gel 348 may be added to all kinds of letterpress- and sheet fed offset inks. The gel is not appropriate as an admixture for laser printing inks.

Admixture

Up to 6 %. In case of oxidative drying inks add 2 % of special dryer 452 proportionally.

This technical instruction sheet is designed for your information and reference. It is based on and conforms to our current knowledge. However as actual application is affected by many factors over which we have no control, we are not liable for printing failures.