OS411 is a black MEK ink suited for printing on plastics & canning industry and has direct compatibility for use in the Videojet 1000 Line continuous inkjet printers. This ink is ideal for use in biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP), polyethylene (PE), as well as high and low density polyethylene (HDPE and LDPE) found in flexible food packaging. It's fast-drying design allows for coding on flexible packaging films, like those typically used in the tobacco & food packing industries.
Benefits of OS411
- Halogen free
- RoHS 3 Compliant
- Methanol free
- Penetrates thin layer of where oil may be present on plastic and metal
- Compliant with Swiss Food Packaging Ordinance Exclusion List
- Compliant with European Printing Ink Association (EuPIA) Exclusion List
OS411 ink was responsibly designed and manufactured to maximize adhesion to plastics while meeting safety, environmental, and regulatory requirements. Every raw material and batch is tested to ensure it meets strict quality control specifications.
Applications for OS411
Designed with the following materials in mind work on a variety of substrates including ABS, aluminum, low-density polyethylene, polystyrene, PVC, polycarbonate, polyester, steel, and nylon.
The OS411 ink is suitable for printing on BOPP, LDPE containers, and clear, heat shrinkable overwraps. These materials have high aesthetic appeal and are displacing many clay-coated, paper, glass, and metal containers as the preferred method of food and tobacco packaging. This ink can have a dry time of 1 second depending on the substrate and ambient conditions. As well as, OS411 can withstand a 30 minute retort process. Other typical applications for this ink include: Bread bags, Pouches, Carton, Metal cans, Dry glass bottles, plastic containers, Flow wraps, Aseptic packaging, Chub bags, Jars, tins & cans, coated non coated paper stock Corrugated cases Shrink & stretch wraps.
Similar to that of V411-D this ink is able to endure pre and post processes that include:
- Can resist retort process
- Can resist some automotive fluids
Targeted Industries of OS411
The OS411 ink is suitable for printing on flexible packaging films typically used in most industries, the most common being tobacco and food packaging. It has excellent adhesion to coated plastic, specifically coated plastic cards used in telecommunication and credit card industries.
Other industries that have used OS411 for their successful application: Beverages, Dairy, Fruits & Vegetables, Pet & animal food, Cosmetics, Pharmaceutical, Automotive, Building material, Chemicals, and wire & cable.
The make-up for this ink is OS705.
The cleaner for this is OS901.
To purchase those fluids, see the related products below.
OS411 is a product with a normal lead time of 2 business days to fulfill.
Orders placed for this fluid may take up to 5 business days to fulfill.
If you need it sooner, please contact customer care after your purchase online is complete.