The Stingray range is a modified nitrocellulose based ink system that has been formulated for the flexo and gravure printing of PVC twist, cello films, paper and board.
- Low solvent retention
- Good adhesion
- Heat resistant of 140°C@40 PSI 0.5 sec dwell time
SLOW : Meths: Ethoxy Propanol
NORMAL : Meths
FAST : Meths: Ethyl Acetate
Meths: Ester Blends
A full spectrum of colour pigments are available in the Stingray Range, which may only be limited by selection for specific applications. They are of reasonable light fastness but may not be suitable for extended exposure to direct sunlight. If requirements for more resistant pigments are needed, these should be stated at the time of ordering.
Colours : 40-45 Sec Zahn #2 @ 25ºC
Print viscosity : 25 – 35 Sec Zahn #2 @ 25ºC
Meths: Ester Blends are usually sufficient
These inks have been formulated in accordance with the recommendation of the British Coatings Federation.
Care should be exercised in the disposal of printing ink waste. This should be carried out in accordance with good industrial practice observing all the appropriate regulations including the relevant guideline notes to the Environment Conservation Act and Regulations (73/1989).
Health and Safety
Full details appear on the Material Safety Data Sheets