DigiPrime® 060

Brand Family Overview

Michem® Prime functionalized copolymer dispersions deliver the flexibility, water/chemical resistance and barrier properties of polyethylene in a water-based form. Property enhancements include; excellent clarity, adhesion, lower heat seal temperature, toughness, and crosslinkability.

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Usage

Imparts a print-receptive surface to paperboard and metalized paperboard substrates to improve the transfer and adhesion of HP Indigo Electroinks. It is used in the in-line priming unit available on the Indigo 30000 Digital Press.

Description

Primer for Digital Printing

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
HP Indigo SolutionsApplicator - Indigo ILP station, OEM - Indigo ws30000, Substrate - paper

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Physical Properties

These physical properties are typical but should not be considered specifications.

AppearanceClear liquid
pH9.5 - 11.5
Percent Non-Volatile4.0 - 5.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 3 - 30
Spindle Number1
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (DP060)
AUB (DP060.E)
SNG (DP060.S)

Application Data

Indigo 30000 Digital Press Defoaming : In the event of foam development, small amounts of suitable antifoam are recommended. Please refer to Michelman for suitable antifoam grade and usage. Clean up: Clean up must be accomplished with soft water while the applicator roll is still damp. In case the primer dries, residue may be cleaned by scrubbing with soap and water. For hard residues, a mix of caustic solution might be used. Do not dilute.

Storage

Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Ensure adequate ventilation. Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wear personal protective equipment.