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Media for Solvent Printers

(January 2011) posted on Tue Jan 11, 2011

Kapco Graphic Products

Kapco Graphic Products ( now offers three new media for solvent printers. Satin White Vinyl is designed for indoor and outdoor signage printed with OEM and mild-solvent Inks. Its adhesive is formulated to bond to hard-to-stick, low-energy, plastic and textured surfaces in cold temperatures. It’s available in a 54-inch x 150-ft (1372-mm x 45.8-m) roll. Kapco says Scrim Banner offers blockout technology, supports high-quality print resolution with OEM solvent inks, and is printable on both sides. The company notes that the substrate’s sew and grommet, fire-resistant coating passes the NFPA 701 Test 2 fire-resistant-certification test. It is available in 38-, 54-, and 62-in. x 150-ft (965-, 1372-, and 1575-mm x 45.8-m) rolls. Kapco describes its 8 oz. Mesh Banner as great media for display graphics, backdrops, outdoor advertising, and banner applications because it allows for close-distance viewing with a 15% open area. It is compatible with OEM and mild-solvent inks, and Kapco says Mesh Banner passes the NFPA 701 fire-resistant-certification test. It is available in a 54-in. x 150-ft roll.


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