Mix Avient™ Specialty Inks K2980 Foil Resist Additive with most plastisol inks to create a printable ink that resists foil adhesion. Used correctly, K2980 Foil Resist Additive should have minimal impact on the ink’s normal printing parameters.
Features and Printing Tips
Produces a soft, smooth surface. inks, excluding white inks.
Effectively resists foil adhesion.
Easily mixes into plastisol inks.
Count: 86-305 t/in (34-120 t/cm)
Mix up to 10% by weight into plastisol inks. Ensure that K2980 Foil Resist Additive is thoroughly mixed into ink(s) before printing.
Off Contact: 1/16” (.2 cm)
Inks mixed with K2980 Foil Resist Additive can also be used for non-foil printing applications. When possible, print and flash foil adhesive inks before printing foil resist colors. Printing foil resist colors last in the sequence will reduce exposure to flash heat and adhesion to other screens.
Colors mixed with K2980 Foil Resist Additive should be printed wet-on-wet whenever possible to reduce the potential of overheating the ink.