APR 400

Premium Wax/Resin

Description

  • IDEAL FOR ROUGH MATERIALS
  • VERY GOOD PRINTING QUALITY
  • HIGH RESISTANCE TO SMUDGE
APR®400 is the newest ARMOR wax/resin ribbon for Near Edge and Corner Edge printers. It is dedicated to print rough label materials like uncoated papers or tags, a challenge for TT ribbons.

APR®400 achieves a very good printing quality on these materials thanks to its superior coverage capacity. Its high sensitivity enablesthe highest printing speeds in labeling applications.
  • A near-edge ribbon offering a high print quality on all paper-based labels
  • The ink guarantees a good level of blackness even on rough paper materials
  • Compatible with all labelling near-edge printers

Main usages

Customised labels for the retail sector
Tags
Identifying a product throughout the logistics chain
Shipping
Labelling products and stock shelves
Storage
Printing on packaging film for frozen products
Frozen food packaging
Enables the identification and logistics tracking of product boxes
Crate
Enables the identification and tracking of bagged products
Bag of parts/products
Printing traceability and consumer information data
Distribution label

Product certifications

REACH/SVHC
Food Contact Europe
Heavy Metals
California Proposition 65
Halogens

Features

Performances (530x220): 

Printing quality and speed

Sharpness: 
Blackness: 
Speed: 
Vertical barcode: 
Horizontal barcode: 

Resistances

Mechanical: 
Solvents: 
Heat: 
Light: 
Water: 

Ribbon structure

Layer 1: Ink

Wax/Resin.
Melting point: 80°C / 176°F

Layer 2: PET Film

Thickness : 4.5 μm

Layer 3: Back

Friction coefficient : Kd < 0.2

Storage

By respecting the following storage conditions, we recommend to use the ribbons within 12 months after production date.
  • Keep away from light
  • Temperature 5-35°C (40-95°F)
  • Humidity 20-80 %

Packaging

  • Double-wall corrugated box offering good compression resistance.
  • Rolls individually filmed for good protection during transport and storage.
  • Loose fill packaging material to hold the products during transport.
  • Identification and traceability information on the box and on each roll.
  • All packaging items are recyclable and comply with Directive 1994/62/EC.

Product specificity

 APR®400 is the most recent near-edge wax resin inkanto ribbon. A quality answer to print on all kind of paper label materials.

Recommended printing substrates

Rough papers (vellum)
Coated papers/tags (matt or gloss)
Synthetics (plastic)
Textiles
Packaging films

Printer compatibilities

Compatible ribbons for printers
      ARMOR manufactures ribbons compatible for all Thermal Transfer printers , in respect of original specifications, and in respect of sales relationship with their partners.
AVERY DENNISON
BELL-MARK
CAB
CARL VALENTIN
DOMINO
KORTHO
LINX
LOGOPAK
MARKEM IMAJE
TOSHIBA
VIDEOJET

This is a non-exhaustive list of printers. Do not hesitate to contact us

Sustainable Development

RECYCLING

At its main production site, ARMOR recycles 100% of the film wastes generated by the production of ribbons.

WITHSTAND

Printing characteristics of the ribbons are unaltered after several months of storage.

PRESERVE

inkanto ribbons made with the SolFree process are 100% solvent free.

PROTECT

inkanto ribbons are totally safe for handling and use.

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