Special Effect Inks for Digital Printing on Architectural Glass
Our Special Effect Inks enables frosted, etched and sandblasted and other effects on glass without masking.
Ferro offers our Light Diffusion series of special effect inks formulated to deliver etch effects on architectural glass using digital printing.
Our Light Diffusion series of special effect inks for digital printing on architectural glass are an efficient, lead-free and environmentally friendly alternative to traditional glass etch processes. These inks provide detailed and versatile etch effects on glass using digital printing, for varied functional requirements, including privacy and light control.
For an extra shine with perfect metallic effects, Ferro’s Precious Metallic Inks Series of ceramic inks for digital printing are available in gold and platinum versions. They are ideal for use in prestigious glass projects and reflective applications.
- Art and signage
- Balustrades and balconies
- Commercial projects
- Decorative glass for tabletops
- Glass wall dividers and partitions
- Doors and windows
- Printed glass facades
- Glass curtain walls
- Glass roofs
- Canopies and ceilings
- Glass kitchen backsplashes
- Multi dimensions effect
- Renovation projects
- Shower doors
- Solar control
- Stained glass windows
- Wall covers
- Reflective glass
PROPERTIES AND FEATURES
Ferro’s Light Diffusion ceramic inks for digital printing on glass are compliant with industry standards and with widely available industrial products.
All our digital inks were successfully tested according to many worldwide industry standards according to the relevancy of the ink to the specific application.
|Weathering Resistance||Acid Resistance||Alcohol Resistance||Scratch Resistance||Glass Blend Strength||Stain Resistance||Slip Resistance Surface||Durability of Laminated Glass|
|Industry Standard: ISO-11341 (ISO-16474)
||Industry Standard: ASTM C 724-91, ASTM 777-04||Industry Standard: UNE-EN 15200||Industry Standard: AS 3894.4, EN 438-2, ISO 4586-2||Industry Standard: BS EN 1288-5||Industry Standard: UNE-EN 15200||Industry Standard: ASTM E 303, ANSI A137.1, EN1341
||Industry Standard: EN ISO 12543-4|
*Note: Some of the standards are related to several inks and some only for a specific ink.
|COMPATIBILITY WITH INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS||SUPPLIER AND BRAND|
|Lamination industry products – tested with pummel test, bake test, boil test||Kuraray: TROSIFOL® PVB & SentryGlas®|
|Adhesives and sealants industry products||SIKA: Sikasil®, Dow Corning: 993®|
|Structural glazing tape||3M: VHB™ BE3F, G23F, W20F|
SUITABLE DIP-TECH DIGITAL PRINTERS ON GLASS
A first-class digital glass printer platform for a wide range of exterior and interior architectural glass and industrial glass applications, delivering high throughput at the highest resolution.
Our global support team provides customer sales team training, marketing tools, and know-how. We continue to pursue ongoing collaboration with thousands of architects around the globe which enables us to capture project leads and share them with our customers.
Our ceramic ink specialists can provide several training options including on-site and interactive tools and additional advice for complex projects. We also provide a global graphics support call center and online access to a wide variety of designs, samples and resources.