Which Ribbon do I use for my labels?
Which Ribbon will work best for me?
WAX - AWR 470 Mostly used for printing on Paper / Tag Stock – Uncoated or Coated. AWR 470 is world’s only SOLVENT FREE ribbon. A general purpose ribbon for all kinds of paper, and uncoated in particular. Excellent printhead protection.
ECONOMY WAX - AWR 8. Most commonly used when printing onto Uncoated and Coated Paper / Tag stock. AWR8 is a general purpose ribbon used for label printing where volume requires a competitive ribbon. Excellent print quality on picket barcodes and text
WAX RESIN - APR 6. Ideal for printing on Semi-Gloss Paper / Tag /Ticket Stock and Synthetics. APR 6 gives good level of smudge, scratch and heat resistance. Excellent printing quality for all types of barcodes, very small text, large characters and logos.
RESIN - AXR 7+. Recommended for printing on Synthetic's (polyester, polypropylene, vinyl’s etc.). AXR 7+ gives excellent print quality and durability for labels that require resistance against extreme temperatures and against certain solvents.
RESIN - AXR 1. Gives everything you'd expect from a resin - crisp clear image, great resistance and very competitive when it comes to price. Most commonly used when printing onto Coated Paper / Tag stock and most synthetics - poly's, vinyl etc..
TEXTILE RESIN - AXR 9 Engineered for printing onto textile materials – e.g. nylon, polyester and acetates. AXR 9 has excellent resistance to washing, ironing and dry-cleaning. Ribbon gives a quality print for small barcodes and text.