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Total Ink Solutions will be CLOSED Monday JULY 4th in observance of the holiday. Have a happy and safe 4th of July and we will be back to normal hours Tuesday July 5th.
Total Ink Solutions will be CLOSED Monday JULY 4th in observance of the holiday. Have a happy and safe 4th of July and we will be back to normal hours Tuesday July 5th.

40000 SERIES GLOSS VINYL SCREEN PRINTING INK - Gallon

$370.00
SKU 40150-1G

Ideal for most flexible vinyl stocks

Exceptional Adhesion onto most Hard PVC and pressure sensitive vinyls

Very Mild Odor-No Aggressive Solvent

Exterior Durability (Long Lasting Protection)

In compliance with California Prop. 65 and RoHs

 

STOCK, END-USE:

Most Vinyl Substrates, Rigid PVC. Pressure-Sensitive Decals,

Coated Polyester (Mylar®).

 

Note:

Certain Vinyl Plastic Coatings Moldings, Castings, and Extrusions may contain (incompatible materials with 40000 Series ink.

 

DESCRIPTION: 40000 Series screen ink is formulated for a wide variety of High Plasticized Vinyl Substrates.

40000 Series has excellent print quality with high opacity.

Note: Pre-test on actual substrate before any full production run.

FINISH: Gloss finish.

COLORS: Available in opaque and transparent colors.

COVERAGE: Approximately 1000 square feet (101 m2) per gallon through mesh count 250 (100T European) monofilament polyester.

SCREEN FABRIC: Mesh counts 230- 280 (92T-112T/cm European) monofilament polyester.

STENCIL:

Dual-sensitized direct method photo emulsion (OPTIMA EM-500) or SBQ pre-sensitized photo emulsion or equivalent.

Also, any solvent-resistant film or photo emulsion.

 

DRYING: By solvent evaporation.

Airdry: in approximately 20-30 min.

Jetdry: in 40 to 60 seconds at 150° to 180°F (37°C to 83°C).

 

MODIFICATION:

To extend color and/or reduce pigmentation, add 40928 Match Base. For printing fine details, add 40PC850 Halftone Base.

To improve ink flow, add 1/2%-1% (by weight) FA-011 Flow Agent

For best printing results, 40000 Series should be reduced 5-10% (by weight) with T-182 or T-920 or T975

To prevent ink drying under hot & humid conditions, add 3-5% (by weight) T-922 or T-934B (use sparingly).

 

QUICK GUIDE FOR INK MODIFICATION

Modifier Proportion

T-182 or T-920 or T-975 5-10%

T-922 or T 934B 3-5%

FA-011 1/2 to 1%

(All mixing proportions by weight)

CLEAN UP:

T-902 or T-911 or T925 Wash-up

SC-500 Bio. Wash-up

SC-510 Instant Bio. Wash-up

(Non-Petrochemical)

 

PACKAGING:

1-quart (0.945 Liter),

1-gallon (3.78 Liter), containers.

 

SAFETY & HANDLING: Refer to Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for complete information.