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Net Resin™ Data Sheet
Super Premium Resin Thermal Transfer Ribbons For use on Near Edge Printers
  • Incorporates APC's Nearer Edge Technology (NET™) for maximum performance on printers with near edge printheads
  • Excellent print quality
  • Superior resistance to abrasion, heat (150C), and a variety of chemicals including, but not limited to:
    • Gasoline
    • Antifreeze
    • Engine Oil
    • Bleach
    • Isopropyl Alcohol
    • Hexane
    • Methanol
    • Sulfuric Acid
  • Designed for harsh environment labeling applications:
    • Textile and apparel applications
    • Nursery and lumber applications
    • Outdoor applications
    • Chemical drum applications
    • Medical and pharmaceutical applications
    • Industrial applications
    • Automotive applications
    • Flexible packaging applications
  • Recommended Media:
    • Polyethylene films
    • Polyproylene films
    • Polyester films

Technical Specifications

  • Film Thickness: 4.5 Microns
  • Total Ribbon Thickness: 7.0 Microns
  • Transmission Density: 1.2 MacBeth Scale
  • Ink Melting Point: 85° C, 185° F
  • Recommended Maximum Print Speed: 8 IPS

Star Diagram:
This diagram is representative of NET Resin
used in super premium applications when printing on polyester film labels. Performance ratings are based on a comparison of ribbons within the super premium resin category. Scale 1 to 5, 5 being the best.

Storage Conditions

To ensure optimal performance, please adhere to the following environmental conditions for use, shipping and storage.
    • For optimal print results, thermal transfer printing should occur in the temperature range of 5° C (41° F) to 35° C (95° F) at 45% to 85% relative humidity.
    • Recommended shipping conditions for up to one month duration are -5° C (23° F) to 45° C (113° F) at 20% to 85% relative humidity.
    • To ensure the ribbonĦs performance, our suggested storage conditions for up to one year duration are -5° C (23° F) to 40° C (104° F) at 20% to 85% relative humidity.

Please Note: Exposing Thermal Transfer Ribbons to direct sunlight or moisture will cause damage to the ribbons.

American Printing Converters' goal is to achieve total customer satisfaction, and we offer a 100% guarantee on all our bar code thermal transfer ribbon products.