Product News: Paints & Coatings
Inline Primer improves print quality on synthetic substrates.
Press Release Summary:
September 24, 2012 - Formulated for use on synthetic substrates printed on HP Indigo WS6000 and WS6600 digital presses, Michem In-Line Primer (ILP) 040 is HP-recommended and produces print receptive surface that improves ink transfer and adhesion of HP Indigo Electroinks. Both WS6000 and WS6600 both offer inline priming station that lets users prime and print substrates in one pass. Unit applies appropriate amount of ILP 040 primer, optimizing ink adhesion and press performance for max printed output quality.
Original Press Release
Michem® ILP 040 Improves Print Quality on Synthetic Substrates Printed on HP Indigo WS6000 Series Digital Presses
Press release date: September 20, 2012
The WS6000 and WS6600 both offer an inline priming station that allows users to prime and print substrates in a single pass. When used as instructed, the unit will apply the right amount of ILP 040 primer, optimizing ink adhesion and press performance, and producing high quality printed output.
The new primer complements Michelman’s Michem ILP 030 primer formulated for paper substrates. Michem Clean 1188 cleaning solution and Michem Indicator 001 work seamlessly with both ILP 040 and ILP 030. Michem Indicator is used to detect the presence of primer on dry coated substrates.
Michelman is a global developer of water-based barrier and functional coatings for flexible film packaging, paperboard, and corrugated cartons; and water-based surface modifiers, additives and polymers for numerous industries including wood care, industrial coatings, inks, fibers, composites, and construction products. Michelman serves its multinational and regional customers with production facilities in the U.S., Europe and Singapore, and a worldwide network of highly trained field technical support personnel.
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