DigiPrime® 1600

Brand Family Overview

DigiPrime®, used by many digital press owners around the world because of its ability to improve ink receptivity, rub resistance, and image quality on most types of paper, plastic, and film, also provides improved productivity and efficiency for digital printing on both commercial and labels and packaging presses.

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An additive for size press treatments or pigment coatings to optimize substrates for HP Indigo printability. At suggested addition rate, it shows reduced dryer can buildup and excellent runnability at the size press. This treatment provides improved HP Indigo Electroinks adhesion and superior blanket compatibility.


Size press treatment for digital printing on paper substrates.

Performance Attributes

This product is used in many applications including the following:

ApplicationProperties Imparted
HP Indigo SolutionsApplicator - size press, Substrate - paper

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Physical Properties

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

AppearanceSlightly tan liquid
pH9.5 - 10.8
Percent Non-Volatile20.0 - 22.0
Brookfield Viscosity (cps, mPa·s) <400
Spindle Number2

Site of Manufacture (and Product Code)

CIN (DP1600)
AUB (DP1600.E)
SNG (DP1600.S)

Application Data

DigiPrime® 1600 is intended to be added to size press treatments. It is important to determine compatibility and viscosity requirements when mixed with cooked starch and any other additives prior to running on the size press. Dilute primer with soft water to required solids. Recommend usage ratio of 3 parts starch to 1 part primer. Target coat weight of 0.6 to 0.8 dry gsm of the DigiPrime® 1600.