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Metallic Inks for Digital Printing

Metallic Inks for Digital Printing combine special effects with current requirements and state-of the-art technical equipment. ECKART is a global innovator in the digital metallic ink movement.

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Metallic Inks for Digital Printing by ECKART

JETFLUID inks are the world’s first and fastest digital printing metallic inks developed by ECKART. Our products have been particularly formulated for piezo technology inkjet. Creating metallic effects in the digital inkjet world just requires one spot color channel at your printing machine.

What type of Products (Prints) are made using Digital Printing Methods?

Digital printing is mainly used for personalized print products. As a decisive advantage: the print run of 1 example is superior to the other printing processes. No printing forms are necessary and digital print is possible on every kind of substrate.

Printing examples are:

  • Flexible packaging
  • Industrial applications
  • Individualized products
  • Printing on 3D substrates

How do ECKART Inks enhance Digitally Printed Products?

With ECKART digital printing inks, your product is more visible to customers beyond the standard color space. This radiant refinement of the product makes it stand out from the masses.

Metallic Inks for Digital Printing

Jetfluid inks are available for all kind of common chemistries such as:

  • UV based
  • Solvent based
  • Water based (in paste form only)

The Metallic Inks Digital Printing Process​​

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Metallic Inks for Digital Printing by ECKART

Digital printing is the process of printing digital-based images directly onto a variety of media substrates. Unlike with other printing techniques, there is no need for a printing plate, Digital files such as PDFs or desktop publishing files can be sent directly to the digital printing press to print on a variety of many different substrates.

How ECKART inks fit into the digital printing process?

ECKART Inkjet inks are specially developed for digital printing processes. All inks are made for piezo based Inkjet and work with drop on demand and continuous drop process. ECKART ink printing speed is comparable to CMYK. The metallic aluminum pigments used in our inkjet formulations are suitable for a variety of common print heads.

How are ECKART Inks for Digital superior to alternative technologies?

Jetfluid Metallic Inkjet inks from ECKART offer many advantages.

  • Visually enhance without metallized substrate
  • Multitudes of metallic colors in combination with CMYK
  • Gain brilliant results on non-coated standard substrate like vinyl
  • Set new accents on different substrates and in many applications
  • Print metallics at your production speed
  • Print metallics with your existing equipment (e.g. Rico, Xaar, Konica Minolta, Epson etc.)

How does ECKART offer technical support and service for selecting inks and pigments?

Working with ECKART products is not just buying an ink. It is getting full support all around the globe. Our service team is at your disposal for all inquiries and will find solutions for you.

With Jetfluid products you always have the latest innovations at your side. Through continuous development and improvement, we make sure that you are always up to date.