How to choose the suitable eco-solvent ink for Mimaki Printer? Nowaday, digital printing ink types mainly include water-based inks and oil-based inks. Indoor printers mainly use water-based inks, and outdoor printers mainly use oil-based inks.
Eco-solvent water based ink is mainly used for MImaki solvent based printer for its high stability and environmentally friendly ability. Because ink quality and printer output are closely related, how to choose a high quality ink is also necessary.
As we all know, solvent based ink is mainly used in outdoor banner printers. Since outdoor advertising is affected by ultraviolet rays, rain water and sand dust, it would be better to choose inks with high light fastness and high weather resistance. Excellent stability is also one of the important indicators when we select inks. Its stability is mainly manifested in the principle of ink. The particles of different quality inks are different in size and unevenly distributed in the solvent body, which may cause instability to the printer nozzle.
Some inks are not bright enough, and the color of printed patterns are not beautiful. The combination of ink and technical parameters, what kind of ink is used by the printer is specified, can not be blindly selected, or an ink can be used on a variety of equipment, users should also consider when selecting ink, that is, can extend the nozzle lifetime and can print high quality images.
The safety of the ink must also be considered. The requirements for high-quality inks are very strict, like flammable and explosive, and the harm to the human body should be minimized. In fact, the quality of the printer's ink is derived from its raw materials, such as purity, pH, impurities, water content, etc. Good ink is also a kind of protection for the printer itself.