DigiPrime® 5000

Brand Family Overview

NatureShield® products from Michelman are environmentally friendly emulsions and natural oil blends designed to improve the weatherability of exterior surface coatings by providing water resistance and good water bead to wood and concrete. They enhance the natural pattern of wood and can serve as an effective additive in improving the durability and aesthetics of stone based substrates.

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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

Off-line primer for HP Indigo printability

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.