Ink for Pad Printing Systems

ITW's Industrial Decorating Solutions division carries a wide range of pad printing inks for a variety of ITW Morlock, Trans Tech, and other brands of pad printing systems. The product range of pad printing colors, offer exclusive, high-quality colors classified in different categories. All prevailing standard colors, metallic colors, European colors, effect colors, as well as high-spreading colors that are readily available.

Expertise

The IDS division's trained personnel creates every obtainable color shade, per your requirements and specifications, in our modern color metric.
Being a provider of pad printing systems, Morlock and Trans Tech offer all resources such as thinners, retarding agents, and cleaning agents. All products are specially matched with each other.

Our experienced technicians will help you in selecting the appropriate pad printing color for your product, as well as conduct color adhesion tests for you. We would be happy to conduct feasibility studies for you in case of complex printing processes.

Our ITW Morlock Brand:

Basic Inks - Our trained personnel create every reproducible color shade per your application requirements and specifications in our modern color metric.

Specialty Inks - Our experienced technicians will help you in selecting the appropriate pad printing color for your product, as well as conduct color adhesion tests for you. We would be happy to conduct feasibility studies for you in case of complex printing processes.

High-Gloss Ink - Our new Morlock High-Gloss Ink with higher brilliance combines the characteristics of a two-component ink with the advantages of a single-component ink. This means the hardener is already integrated in the ink, and the hardener reaction is released at min. 140 °C, saving you cost for ink and work time due to the unlimited ink cup time. The Morlock High-Gloss-Ink is available in CMYK and white. Special color shades and matching is available on request.

Our Trans Tech Brand:

Standard and Custom Color Inks - Our Trans Tech brand offers over 34 standard ink colors, as well as custom color ink mixing by our experience Ink Mix Team. We offer metallic and process ink colors, as well as Medical Class VI certified inks. Trans Tech ink types are suitable for a multitude of various substrates and applications, including FDA approved inks for food and packaging.

MSDS / SDS - Click here to view the safety data sheets for our pad print ink, hardener, thinner, and other additives.

Adhesive Primer 484 - Try our Trans Tech Adhesive Primer 484 for improved adhesion performance on your most stubborn applications.

Ink-In-Tubes - For your convenience and cost savings, IDS offers several popular Trans Tech pad printing ink colors in 200 ml tubes.

Compatible Substrates

  • Acrylics
  • Ceramics & Glass
  • Coated / Painted Parts
  • Formica
  • Leather
  • Rubber
  • Phenolics
  • Polycarbonate
  • Polyester
  • Polyolefins
  • Polystyrene
  • Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)
  • Surlyn
  • Thermoplastic
  • Thermoset Plastic
  • Urea
  • Urethanes
  • Various Metals
  • Wood
  • Misc. Plastics & More...