Graphic Inks

SHORT TERM GRAPHICS

Typically used for the production of back-lit signage, POP, POS, stickers, and decorative items.

UV-Curing Inks

IcoPrint UVSign UYA – Ink for synthetic materials.
• Excellent adhesion to a wide range of “difficult” substrates.
• Good adhesion to treated and untreated Polyolefin materials.
• Highly vibrant with excellent opacity – suitable for backlit display applications.
• Fast cure properties.
• Available as a four colour process set.
• Does not contain volatile solvents – and may be considered less harmful for the environment.

IcoPrint Flex UNHF – Ink for flexible substrates.
• Excellent flexibility and crack / edge chipping resistance.
• Highly vibrant with excellent opacity – suitable for backlit display applications.
• Available as a four-colour process, and full colour range.
• Halogen free Formulation – meets EN 14582:2007 standards.
• Does not contain volatile solvents – and may be considered less harmful for the environment.

IcoPrint MS – Economical ink with wide adhesion range.
• Available as a four-colour process, and full colour range.
• Excellent adhesion to paper, board and plastics, including PVC and Polypropylene and some types of Polystyrene.
• Excellent price to performance balance.
• 4 colour process inks are matched to Fogra 39 colour standard (ISO 12647-2).

Solvent-Based Inks

Polyplast PY – Highly versatile ink for a wide range of substrates.
• High gloss finish line colours.
• Highest outdoor durability.
• Excellent alcohol and petrol resistance, improved even further with APR varnish.
• Excellent adhesion to PVC, acrylic, ABS, CAB and coated polyester
• Long-life colours for long-term decals available (see long-term graphics for details).
• Recommended for vacuum forming applications.
• Formulated to be non-flammable, so that it meets non-DG transport and storage regulations.

IcoPrint Matt VM – Matt finish line inks.
• Low odour inks for use on PVC, polystyrene, acrylic, ABS, CAB and polycarbonate.
• Excellent light fastness when varnished with Polyplast PY433.
• Excellent screen stability and self-solvency.
• Long-life four-colour process set with up to 5 years external durability.

PlastiJet TL – Satin finish four-colour process ink series.
• Fast drying for use on high-speed print equipment.
• Excellent screen stability and block resistance.
• Suitable for use on PVC and some polystyrene.

IcoPrint PosterJet PN – Economical system for the production of PVC stickers.
• Excellent cost in use ink system.
• Good screen stability and block resistance.
• Suitable for use on PVC, acrylic, ABS and some polycarbonates.
• Available in four-colour process, white and black.

IcoPrint Fluorescent VF – Fluorescent inks for co-use with PY, VM and TL.
• Highly vibrant fluorescents inks.
• Also inter-mixable with all other solvent based inks.
• Suitable for use on PVC, acrylic, ABS and some polycarbonates.

LONG TERM GRAPHICS

Typically used for outdoor signage, shipping container decals, vehicle graphics, and applications where long term outdoor exposure is required.

UV-Curing Inks

Duracal DCL – Long-life ink series for flexible plastics, with up to 7 years outdoor light fastness* .
• Excellent outdoor durability when overprinted with Duracal OP Clears.
• Highly flexible, and excellent for applications over rivets and corrugation.
• Excellent chemical abrasion resistance.
• Bright, clean, single pigment systems, for superior colour matching.

Solvent-Based Inks

Polyplast PYEL – Long-life ink series for flexible plastics, with up to 7 years outdoor light fastness* .
• High gloss finish line colours, as well as long-life four colour process.
• Highest outdoor durability, improved further when overprinting by PY433 EL Varnish.
• Excellent adhesion to PVC, acrylic, ABS, CAB, and coated polyester.
• Excellent screen stability and block resistance.
• Full Pantone matching system available.
• Formulated to be non-flammable, so that it meets non-DG transport and storage regulations.

Products

IcoPrint MSIcoPrint UVSign UYAIcoPrint Fluorescent VFIcoPrint Flex UNHFIcoPrint PosterJet PN IcoPrint Matt VMPolyplast PYELPolyplast PY