Printers Will Find UV LED Ink Experts at Flint Group’s Print UV Booth

Plymouth, MI, January 26, 2018 – Good news for those attending the upcoming Print UV event in Las Vegas, February 26-28: Flint Group’s UV LED ink experts will be available for one-on-one conversations about how LED technology, and the company’s recently launched XCURA EVO inks, might strengthen printers’ UV LED operations.

Tyler Newsom, Sheetfed Product Manager, explains the benefits of face-to-face conversation. “Whether switching to UV LED or considering a step-change in energy curable technology,” says Tyler Newsom, Sheetfed Product Manager for Flint Group’s CPS Inks division, “printers want greater efficiency, reduced energy costs, and the competitive edge UV LED printing can offer. Our experience can help both experienced and novice printers understand more about what is available to them, and how we can help.”

Also on hand will be industry-award-winner Rodney Balmer, Global Product Development Director of Energy Curable Inks, who has spoken at multiple prior Print UV events. According to Mr. Balmer, “Flint Group wants to help printers better understand UV LED printing and inks as well as the unparalleled versatility of XCURA EVO UV LED inks recently launched by Flint Group.

“Pressroom needs vary widely, and XCURA EVO inks can handle them all,” says Mr. Balmer. “The highest production speeds and most demanding quality standards. All major press types, including straight and perfecting. IPA or no IPA. XCURA EVO offers greater stability and production quality as well as superior gloss, color strength and dot sharpness. Printers demand a lot of UV LED inks, and XCURA EVO delivers.”

“We built XCURA EVO with an advanced resin technology system,” explains Mr. Balmer, “which delivers greater-than-ever stability and consistency on new and retrofitted equipment for UV LED printing.”

•Excellent flow and rheology properties, with and without duct agitators
•Low inking and dampening
•Low waste generation due to excellent transfer properties on all substrates
•Curing and rub resistance
•ISO 12647-2 compliance on approved substrates
•High gloss