Special Process Inks

Poster Series

This series is a Euro Scale for universal use, suitable for all printing presses with different damping systems.

Poster Series

The production of posters for outdoor area puts high demands on the printing ink. The light fastness should be minimum WS (wool scale) 6 (ISO 2835) or even higher.

The Poster Series is characterized by:

  • Excellent runability
  • Very good cylinder rolling
  • Excellent ink/water balance
  • Very fast absorption /therefore no after tack)
  • Very high dot sharpness
  • High color intensity
  • Excellent rub resistance
  • Less spray powder necessary
  • Suitable for IPA free printing

Properties

processing 5
rub resistance 4
gloss 3
setting very fast
IR curing recommended yes
duct fresh yes

5 = excellent 4 = very good 3 = good 2 = satisfactory 1 = fair

Fastnesses

Series  Item no. Light Transp. Sprit Nitro Alkaline
Poster-Series-Yellow 70710 6-7 + + - +
Poster-Series-Magenta 70711 7 + + + +
Poster-Series-Cyan 70712 8 + + + +
Poster-Series-Black 51003 8 - + + +

+ properties given, - properties not given

Printing Additives

Additiv Item no. Dosage
Printing Oil 071 max. 5%
Thinner 455 max. 5%
Printing Jelly 348 max. 6%
Rapid Drier liquid 058 max. 3%
Eppo Drier viscous 2001 max. 3%
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.