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Mimaki Solvent Ink (Dye): based on dyes, most of the inkjet inks currently used on the market are dye-type inks;


Classification of Mimaki Solvent Ink

May 31 , 2019

a. Mimaki Solvent Ink (Dye): based on dyes, most of the inkjet inks currently used on the market are dye-type inks;

b. Pigment: Pigment based on pigment;

a. Aqueous ink: water and water-soluble solvent as the main component of the dissolved chromophore;

b. Oily ink: A non-aqueous and water-soluble solvent is used as a main component of the dissolved chromophore.

In practical applications, the above classifications are not strictly separated, but are used interchangeably. For example, some Solvent Ink for Mimaki may be water-based or oily, but water and oil properties are never allowed to be mixed in the same printhead due to their nature and the actual requirements of the printer.

The shelf life of ink is generally 2 years. The ink preservation requires sealing, avoiding direct sunlight, and the temperature should not be too high or too low.

Mimaki Solvent Ink