Graphics

With the ability to screen print almost every design or text onto any substrate or 3-dimensional object, the capabilities for today’s graphic printer appear to be limitless—but not without challenges. Emulsion selection and performance is a critical component for the success of every graphic application.

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Medium / Large Format Graphics

Matching color is the greatest challenge for process color signs, POP and fleet Graphics. Chromaline’s graphic emulsions deliver high resolution, sharp edge-definition prints and ensure consistent and repeatable color matching.


Optical Media

Edge definition, fine text and halftones are the requirements for optical media graphics—the perfect job for Chromaline’s high-resolution emulsions!


Industrial Graphics

Machine interface panels provide the first impression of a product–they must communicate quality! Chromaline’s graphic emulsions provide high resolution and superior edge definition for appliances, switches, nameplates and instrument panels.


Containers

Direct-printed containers help increase product value! Chromaline emulsions can provide the high-resolution images and precise ink deposit necessary for creating the visual and tactile message of superior quality containers.


Challenges and Obstacles

Every day, graphic printers are confronted with obstacles; matching corporate colors for POP prints or fleet graphics, printing tiny, 6-point text on lotion bottles, and creating flawless industrial interface panels for appliances, autos, keyboards, and switch overlays—applications where high quality prints are imperative!

Graphics Emulsion Selection Chart

Ink Application Direct Emulsion Capillary Film
Solvent inks Posters, indoor/outdoor signs, transportation graphics, POP, banners, IMD, identity cards, bottles & containers, coated surfaces UDC-2 Dual-Cure
UDC-HV Dual-Cure
UDC-ACE Dual-cure*
Razor® Fusion Photopolymer*
DTS Z1 Photopolymer*
Pro/Cap Diazo
Pro/Cap TD Diazo
Magna/Cure® Dual-Cure
Razor® Photopolymer*
Metallic Solvent Inks High quality labels, decals, displays UDC-2 Dual-Cure
UDC-HV Dual-Cure
UDC-ACE Dual-cure*
Pro/Cap Diazo
Pro/Cap TD Diazo
Magna/Cure® Dual-Cure
Razor® Photopolymer*
UV Inks Posters, POP, banners, labels & decals, membrane overlays, containers, IMD, indoor/outdoor & flexing applications UDC-2 Dual-Cure
UDC-HV Dual-Cure
UDC-ACE Dual-cure*
Razor® Fusion Photopolymer*
DTS Z1 Photopolymer*
Pro/Cap Diazo
Pro/Cap TD Diazo
Magna/Cure® Dual-Cure
Razor® Photopolymer*
Metallic UV Inks High quality labels, decals, displays UDC-2 Dual-Cure
UDC-HV Dual-Cure
UDC-ACE Dual-cure*
Pro/Cap Diazo
Pro/Cap TD Diazo
Magna/Cure® Dual-Cure
Water Based Inks Applications that do not require scratch and abrasion resistance CP Tex Diazo*
UDC-ACE Dual-cure*
Max-R Dual-Cure
DTS Z1 Photopolymer*
LED Inks Various graphic applications and membrane switch overlays UDC-2 Dual-Cure
UDC-HV Dual-Cure
UDC-ACE Dual-cure*
Razor® Fusion Photopolymer*
DTS Z1 Photopolymer*
Pro/Cap Diazo
Pro/Cap TD Diazo
Magna/Cure® Dual-Cure
Razor® Photopolymer*

*Recommended for high-resolution Images
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200-125   300-075   210-260   210-060   300-115   100-105   300-101   400-101   300-320   300-070   300-206   200-310   300-135   300-208   810-403   400-050   640-916   642-997   300-209   400-201   200-355   352-001