DigiPrime® 5000

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

A print primer that provides excellent adhesion of HP Indigo ElectroInks® to treated films and paper. It adheres well to many synthetics including soft vinyl. This product is designed for automatic rotary screen printing and may also be applied via flexo and other methods.

Description

Primer for digital printing

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
HP Indigo SolutionsApplicator - flexo / gravure/ roll, Applicator - screen, OEM - Indigo various presses, Substrate - vinyl

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceWhite to light yellow. opaque liquid
pH8.0 - 9.0
Emulsifier ChargeAmmoniated dispersion
Percent Non-Volatile23.6 - 25.5
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) 150 - 300
Spindle Number2
RPM60

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (DP5000)
AUB (DP5000.E)
SNG (DP5000.S)

Application Data

DigiPrime® 5000 may be applied by flexo or gravure coating systems. EZ Cup Viscosity - #3 Cup 16 - 18 sec.

Storage

Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety practice. Wear personal protective equipment.