Systems

UV Mixing Systems

For absorbing and non-absorbing printing substrates

This system stands out for its excellent printing properties and adhesion on a large variety of non-absorbing substrates like foil, plastic and metalized paper.

Another area of application of this system is coated cardboard and paper.

This system can be used on sheet-fed offset machines and continuous form printing machines.

The main areas of application are high-quality packaging and labelling.

Properties:


  • Excellent adhesion on large variety of non-absorbing printing substrates
  • Excellent printability
  • High Intensity
  • Fast drying of ink film
  • Suitable for foil stamping and lamination
  • High flexibility of ink film

Additives:

  • UV-Reducer 1314
  • UV-Accelerator 1167

Storage:

UV-inks are only suitable for short-term storage. We guarantee a shelf life of 6 months when stored correctly at approximately 20 °C and protected from direct sun light.

Colour description and fastnesses of the basic inks

    Light fastness Sprit Nitro Alkali Opacity UV-varnishable Film laminating
Yellow (Euro) 47150 5 + + + l + +
Yellow reddish 47151 6 + + + l + +
Yellow 47152 7 + + + l + +
Orange 47153 5 + + + l + +
Orange 47144 7 + + + l + +
Red 47155 5 + - + l + +
Red 47156 7 + + + l + +
Red (Euro) 47157 5 + + - l + +
Red bluish 47158 6 + + + l + +
Purple 47159 6 + + + l + +
Violet 47160 7 + + + l + +
Blue (Euro) 47161 8 + + + l + +
Green 47162 8 + + + l + +
Black 47163 8 + + + d + +
Transparent White 47164   + + + l + +

→ all basis inks are ITX-free

Important:

Due to the variety of foil qualities on the market it is absolutely necessary to test under normal conditions and in advance whether the chosen ink is suitable for this special foil.

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.