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Libra Catalyst for Silicone Ink

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SKU POLLIB0515-QT
Original price $278.81 - Original price $900.90
Original price
$278.81
$278.81 - $900.90
Current price $278.81
Size: Quart


Due to manufacturer shortages, silicone products are temporarily not eligible for our Free Shipping promotion.  All Silicone ink products ship from our NC location only. 

This product is for use with Libra series silicone inks; it is not suitable for use with standard plastisol or water based inks. 


A cure catalyst that is required for every application of silicone inks.  Measure catalyst amount equal to 3–5% of total ink weight and incorporate into the ink mixture immediately prior to application (use within 4 hours). A digital scale is required to achieve accurate weight and percentage ratios.

FABRIC TYPES
100% Polyester, Cotton, and Cotton/Poly Blends

MESH
Counts: 80-225t/in
Tension: 18-35n/cm3

STENCIL
Standard Emulsion
Off Contact: 1/16"
Emulsion Over Mesh: 25-40 micron

FLASH CURE
Flash: 300f for 4 seconds (on preheated pallets)
Cure: 60 seconds at 270f

PIGMENT LOADING
Libra Silicone Pigments
Maximum 20%

STORAGE
Store in sealed containers for 12 months from manufacture
>40f <77f

CLEANUP
Standard Plastisol Cleaners

Mix up to 20% Pigment Concentrates or Toners to Libra™ Mixing Base for your desired color and effect.  For specific color matching recipes, use the IMS 3.0 color management system.  Once pigments are mixed in base for desired color, add 3-5% catalyst and mix well before printing.
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