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The fastest growing resin product on the market, TR4070 is a premium ribbon that carries widespread agency approvals. It can also withstand an unprecedented 14 years of UV exposure (confirmed by accelerated UV tests).
 
» Features
  • Eliminates the need for overlaminates in many cases
  • Excellent smudge and scratch resistance
  • Provides transferability to polyester films, vinyl and PVC cards
  • UL/CSA recognized
  • AGA/CGA recognized
  • Meets FDA requirements for indirect food contact
  • Features Sony’s SmoothCoat™ backcoat
  • Heat resistance up to 400°F
 
» Recommended Applications
Steel tags, water heater labels, ID cards, automotive labels, drum labels, component labels, electronic labeling.
CD and Diskette Labels
Excellent print clarity and smudge-resistant images are ideal for CD and diskette labels.
Pharmaceutical Labels
Sony ribbons provide dark, durable images for critical applications.
Ribbon Property
Description Specification Measurement Method
Ink Material Resin -------
Total Thickness (μm) 6.8 ± 0.5 Micrometer
Base Film Thickness (μm) 4.8 ± 0.4 Micrometer
Ink Thickness (μm) 1.5 ± 0.4 Micrometer
Ribbon Transmission Density 0.75 – 1.25 Densitometer
Print Density ≥ 1.6 Densitometer
Durability of Printed Image
Label Stock: Coated paper  
Print Speed: 6 IPS Print Density: 1.92
Smudge Resistance: ANSI A1 Scratch Resistance: ANSI A1
Highly resistant to rubbing with isopropyl alcohol, Formula 409, and mineral spirits.
Test Equipment: Colorfastness Tester
Conditions: Smudge Test: 100 cycles @ 500 grams with cotton cloth
                 Scratch Test: 50 cycles @ 200 grams with stainless steel pointed tip
1Represents the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Grade measured at the given conditions. Grade levels are A, B, C, D, and F, where A is excellent, B is above average, C is average, D is below average, and F is poor.
Conversion Chart
Millimeters (mm) to inches › mm ÷ 25.4 Inches to mm › Inches ÷ 0.03937
Meters (m) to Feet (ft) › m ÷ 0.3048 Feet to Meters › Feet ÷ 3.2808
C° to F ° › (1.8 x C°) + 32 = F° F° to C° › (F°÷1.8) -17.77 = C°
Thousand square inches (MSI) to m2 › msi x 0.645 MSI = m2 ÷ 0.645
Recommended Applications
Steel tags, water heater labels, ID cards, automotive labels, drum labels, component labels, electronic labeling.