Thermal Transfer Ribbons

Thermal Transfer printing is a very effective way of printing variable information on labels or direct onto the packaging. Industrial printers, inline-printers and desktop printers are all available for Thermal Transfer printing and suitable for almost every application. Main goal is to find the right TT ribbon for your label / application. As an independent converter we are able to supply you ‘the solution’ for every purpose. Thermal Transfer ribbons can be categorized in 3 groups, wax, wax-resin, resin

Flat head range

Wax Ribbons
Wax Ribbons are an economical way of printing. Low print energy required. Mainly used in applications like Retail, Shipping and warehousing. Recommended stock coated and uncoated paper, vellum, and certain Synthetic papers.

W4U 100 Economic Wax Datasheet
W4U 120 Super Premium Wax Datasheet
Premium wax Mid-range wax, covers 80% of all applications
Eco wax Standard wax, economical low priced
Versa wax High quality, resin enhanced wax

Wax-resin Ribbons
Wax-resin ribbons require medium printing energy. A higher scratch and smear resistance. Used in applications like Automotive, flexible packaging, logistics, retail, RFID shipping signage. Recommended stock coated and uncoated paper and tags. Polyethylene, Polypropylene, Tyvek® and many others.

WR4U 200 Premium Wax/Resin Datasheet
WR4U 210 Economic Wax/Resin Datasheet
TTR5 Mid-range universal wax-resin static free
B110A Top-range wax/resin, high scratch and smear resistance
TTR3 Top-range wax/resin, high scratch and smear resistance, stands where other fail

Resin ribbons
Resin ribbons require high printing energy. Excellent durability. High resistance to abrasion, chemicals, heat and steam. Recommended stock Polyethylene, Polypropylene, Vinyl, Polyester and other high end films.

R4U 300 Premium Resin Datasheet
Optima Versatile resin quality at favorable pricing
Endura High durability UL/CSA approved quality
Garmenta Resin for Textile, stone wash resistance
D110A Top range Resin for Textile, stone wash resistance

Resin for textile ribbons
These Premium Textile Resi ribbons are specially designed for the Textile Care Label Printing Market. Durable printing image resistance against water washing, dry cleaning, stone wash, chemical washing and superior ironing resistance.

RT4U 900 Premium Textile Resin Datasheet

Near edge range

Near edge printers are mainly used for high speed applications. For these printers there are different ribbons available. Common brands are Toshiba Tec, Avery, Markem, Videojet, Zodiac, Open Date and others. These printers are often used as direct printing but also suitable for labelprinting.

WR4U 400 NE High Speed Wax Resin Datasheet
WR4U 410 NE Near Edge Wax Resin Datasheet
R4U 600 NE High Speed Resin Datasheet
R4U 610 NE Standard Resin Datasheet
Performa Standard wax resin, economical low priced ribbon for speed up to 16 IPS
Omega Universal wax resin also suitable for Inline Packaging speed up to 16 IPS
Carat Durable wax resin also suitable for Inline Packaging speed up to 24 IPS

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