Product of the Week 1-14-19

Product of the week is KB-1919 Sheetfed Gloss Varnish.  This varnish is formulated with hard drying resins and vegetable oils.  KB-1919 can be used as a free flowing gloss varnish or as an extender for high quality sheetfed inks on paper or plastic substrates.

Other features of KB-1919:
• Excellent rub resistance
• Highly compatible
• No danger of “picking” from excessive tack

More information can be found on the KB-1919 Technical Data Sheet or by contacting us.

Product of the Week 1-7-19

Product of the Week is KB-767, a liquid additive for easy addition into inks that increases viscosity and structure.

With a recommended usage of 0.5-2.0%, it is easier to use and more effective than dry additives in an oloeresinous ink system.

Other features of KB-767:

  • Controls misting
  • Can be used to convert conventional inks into waterless inks
  • Can be used in sheetfed, waterless, and heatset inks


More information can be found on the KB-767 Technical Data Sheet or by contacting us.

Product of the Week 12-17

Product of the week is KS-146 KY Shine Soft Feel Matte SF OPV.

KS-146 is a tactile aqueous soft feel overprint varnish. It gives an excellent matte finish with a velvet-like feel when printed through the inking unit of a sheetfed offset press.

Other features of KS-146:

  • Good rub and scuff resistance
  • Best effect when a heavier film is applied
  • Application on paper and paperboard

More information can be found on the KS-146 Technical Data Sheet or by contacting us.

Product of the Week 12-10

Product of the week KB-946 Fast Setting Sheetfed Stay Open is an ultra fast set speed gelled varnish.  Inks made with this system exhibit superior body control, greater lithographic properties and show better gloss and rub properties compared to other fast-setting ink systems.  KB-946 has excellent compatibility, eliminating bronzing, opaque colors or short puffy inks that are produced by limited dilution systems on the market today.

 

 

Other characteristics:

  • Above-average stability in relation to solids
  • Excellent work and turn characteristics

 

More information can be found on the KB-946 Technical Data Sheet or by contacting us.

Product of the Week 12-3

Product of the Week LED-258 Photoinitiated LED Extender for Paper is an “all-in-one” extender vehicle for LED-curable lithographic inks.  LED-258 is formulated with a unique, very potent, LED-specific photoinitiator package.  Typical applications include paper and paperboard substrates.

Other characteristics:

  • Excellent printability
  • Excellent cure response

More information can be found on the LED-258 Technical Data Sheet or by contacting us.

Product of the Week 11-26

Product of the Week is KS-7096 Compliant Poly Board Gloss AQ Coating, which is ideal for situations involving nesting of products, like ice cream tubs and cups.  KS-7096 provides superior protection from mineral oil and other chemicals in the filling process.  It also provides adequate heat resistance for seaming and sealing applications while meeting various FDA, 21CFR Guidelines regarding indirect food contact.

Other characteristics:

  • Faster drying than most poly board coatings without mud cracking over heavy ink coverage
  • Exhibits good gloss and clarity
  • Exhibits good rub and scuff resistance
  • Not considered suitable for hot foil stamping, imprinting and gluing applications

More information can be found on the KS-7096 Techinal Data Sheet or by contacting us.

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