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Overview

Matte Powder

A powder added to ink to flatten the finish and create a matte appearance.

Added 5% by weight.

PLTA Thinner (Medium Speed Thinner)

Thinner for use with Ink Series:
PLT4, PLT9, PLT15, PLT20, PLT272 and PLTF.

Available in three sizes: #PLTAL

One Quart PLTA Thinner #PLTAG
One Gallon PLTA Thinner #PLTA5G
5 Gallon PLTA Thinner

Shelf life is 12 months after opening. Store in a cool dry place.

PLTB Thinner (High Speed Thinner)

A thinner for use with Ink Series: PLT4G Available in three sizes:

#PLTBL One Quart PLTB Thinner
#PLTBG One Gallon PLTB Thinner
#PLTB5G 5-Gallon PLTB Thinner

Shelf life is 12 months after opening. Store in a cool dry place.

PLTCAN Thinner (Medium Speed Thinner)

A thinner for use with Ink Series: PLT6 Available in three sizes:

#PLTCANL One Quart PLTCAN Thinner
#PLTCANG One Gallon PLTCAN Thinner
#PLTCAN5G 5-Gallon PLTCAN Thinner

Shelf life is 12 months after opening. Store in a cool dry place.

RETARDER (Low Speed Thinner)  for warm & humid conditions

A drying retarder for use with all Ink Series Available in three sizes:

#PLTDL One Quart PLTD Retarder
#PLTDG One Gallon PLTD Retarder
#PLTD5G 5-Gallon PLTD Retarder

Shelf life is 12 months after opening. Store in a cool dry place.

PLH Hardener

A hardener for use with Ink Series: PLT4, PLT6, PLT9, PLT15 and PLT20 (The 2nd component in bicomponent ink.)

#PLH1/2L One-half Kilo PLH Hardener

Shelf life is 18 months after opening. Store in a cool dry place.

PLHG Hardener

A hardener for use with Ink Series: PLT4G (The 2nd component in bicomponent ink.) #PLHG1/4     250 Grams PLH Hardener

Shelf life is 18 months after opening. Store in a cool dry place.

PP2 Adhesion Promoter

Additive used with Ink Series PLT to pretreat printing surface for better ink adhesion.

#PP2 One Kilo of additive

Anti-Static Ink Material

Either material is to be mixed into the ink receipe just prior to thinning the ink. Target is 2 -3% by weight, no more than 5% in extreme cases.

#PLCA Liquid – One Liter
#AP Anti-Static Paste – One Liter

Special Cleaner

A solvent used to remove ink from poorly printed parts. Let evaporate before re-printing. Can also be used to remove dried ink from clichés, but follow with thinner to remove residue.

#PLTSPECIALQ One quart of special cleaner
#PLTSPECIALG One gallon of special cleaner
#70304 5-gallon PLT special cleaner

Shelf life is 18 months after opening. Store in a cool dry place.

Cleanup Solution

A non-hazardous clean-up solution. Recommended for use in our Superwash & MiniWash units to power clean sealed ink cups. Can also be used to remove dried ink from clichés, but follow with thinner to remove residue.

#PLTEBDG One gallon of cleanup solution
#PLTEBD5G 5-gallon cleanup solution

Shelf life is 36 months after opening. Store in a cool dry place.