Inks for Digital Printing on Automotive Replacement Glass
Ferro offers black and anti-stick ceramic inks specially formulated for digital printing on automotive glass.
Our ceramic inks for digital printing on automotive glass have been proven in varied automotive and transportation applications worldwide.
These ceramic inks are comprised of ceramic frits and inorganic pigments produced under a highly controlled production process designed to deliver high consistency in replication.
AUTOMOTIVE GLASS INKS PRODUCTS FOR DIGITAL PRINTING
AUTOMOTIVE BLACK INK APPLICATIONS
- Automotive replacement glass
- Marine glass
- Aerospace glass
- Other transportation glass
AUTOMOTIVE BLACK INKS FOR DIGITAL PRINTING ON AUTOMOTIVE GLASS
Ferro’s automotive black inks provide long-lasting UV resistance, making them ideal for all types of automotive glass, marine glass, aerospace glass and other types of transportation glass that is exposed to the elements.
ANTI-STICK INK APPLICATIONS
- Other curved automotive glass
- Curved transportation glass
ANTI-STICK INKS FOR DIGITAL PRINTING ON AUTOMOTIVE GLASS
Ferro offers Anti-Stick Inks for digital printing on automotive glass that fit within the automotive industry standards including weathering resistance, acid resistance, scratch resistance, stain resistance and durability.
Anti-Stick Inks for digital printing on automotive glass are designed to be applied in a way that allows glass to be bent during the thermal process (firing and/or tempering) for bending. These inks are ideal for use with gravity bending, press bending and press-assisted bending processes used in windshields and other curved automotive and transportation glass surfaces.
AUTOMOTIVE GLASS INKS PROPERTIES AND FEATURES
Ferro’s ceramic inks for digital printing on automotive glass are compliant with industry standards and with widely available industrial products.
All of our inks used in digital automotive glass printing were successfully tested according to many worldwide industry standards according to the relevancy of the ink to the specific application.
|Weathering Resistance||ISO-11341 (ISO-16474)|
|Acid Resistance||ASTM C 724-91, ASTM 777-04|
|Alcohol Resistance||UNE-EN 15200|
|Scratch Resistance||AS 3894.4, EN 438-2, ISO 4586-2|
|Glass Blend Strength||BS EN 1288-5|
|Stain Resistance||UNE-EN 15200|
|Slip Resistance Surface||ASTM E 303, ANSI A137.1, EN1341|
|Durability of Laminated Glass||EN ISO 12543-4|
*NOTE: Some of the standards are related to several inks and some are 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 AUTOMOTIVE GLASS
Our global support team provides customer sales team training, marketing tools, and know-how.
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.