Inkjet papers have become much more versatile over the past few years. There are a great number of printers just starting to move into inkjet production. What should these newbies to inkjet production know about inkjet papers?
Water-based, third-generation HP (Booth 1913) Latex Inks – featured in the new HP Latex 300 Printer series as well as the HP Latex 3000 Printer – introduce significant innovations that take the benefits of HP Latex Inks to a new level.
Demoed at GRAPH EXPO 2014 for the first time, the new metallic gold and silver specialty dry inks for the Xerox (Booth 1213) Color 800/1000 Presses extend the fifth-color capability of the presses beyond the optional clear dry ink station.
Coatings used in offset papers are designed to repel water, including water-based inks used in high-speed production inkjet environments, resulting in print-quality defects and drying issues at production speeds.
Mitsubishi HiTec Paper is introducing two new eco inkjet papers for high-speed printing: JETSCRIPT DT 8002 and DT 9002, which are suitable for Transactional and Transpromo communications and complete the Mitsubishi range.