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General Purpose Wax Thermal Transfer Ribbons

  • Extremely versatile wax ribbon
  • Unsurpassed backcoat performance extends printhead life
  • Outstanding print quality for normal and rotated bar codes and small characters
  • Excellent substrate latitude - prints well on a variety of tags and labels
  • prints well at high print speeds
  • General purpose labeling
  • Shipping, warehousing, and receiving labeling
  • Shelf and bin labeling
  • Shipping and address labels
  • Textile and apparel product labeling
  • Compliance labeling
  • Direct printing on flexible packaging films
Recommended Media:
  • Uncoated paper tag and label stock
  • Low end film labels (polyethylene and polypropylene)
  • Flexible packaging films
Technical Specifications:
  • Film Thickness: 4.5 Microns
  • Total Ribbon Thickness: 7.5 Microns
  • Transmission Density: 1.6 MacBeth Scale
  • Ink Melting Point: 75 C, 167 F
  • Recommended Maximum Print Speed: 12IPS

Star Diagram

This diagram is representative of Versa Mark used in general purpose applications when printing on paper tag and label stocks.

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 ribbon's 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 Watson Label Products Thermal Transfer Ribbons to direct sunlight or moisture will cause damage to the ribbons.


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