Technical data sheet AL54KT-S Thermal papers > Top-coated labels & tickets

Product description

Top-coated, standard sensitivity grade for dry label applications. Excellent barrier against plasticizers, oil, fat and solvents. Good resistance against heat and UV-light. BPA containing.

Paper properties

Item Unit (SI) Value (SI) Unit (US) Value (US) Test method
Grammage g/m² 60 ± 5 17x22 - 500 lbs 16.0 ± 1.3 ISO 536
Thickness µm 66 ± 5 mils 2.6 ± 0.2 ISO 534
Moisture % 7.0 ± 0.5 ISO 287
Tensile strength (MD) kN/m min. 3.0 lbf/in min. 17.1 ISO 1924-3
Tensile strength (CD) kN/m min. 1.5 lbf/in min. 8.6 ISO 1924-3
Tear strength (MD) mN min. 200 gf min. 20.4 ISO 1974
Tear strength (CD) mN min. 260 gf min. 26.5 ISO 1974
Brightness % min. 82 ISO 2470
Smoothness PPS10 µm max. 1.9 ISO 8791-4

Image properties

Item Unit Value Test method
Image color black
Dynamic sensitivity • - •••• •• •••• = highest sensitivity
Maximum density • - •••• ••••

Stability properties

Item Unit Value Circumstances
Heat resistance background OD max. 0.20 60 °C, 24 h
Heat resistance image loss OD% max. 15
Humidity resistance background OD max. 0.15 40 °C, 90% rh, 24 h
Humidity resistance image loss OD% max. 10
Light resistance background OD max. 0.20 5000 lux, 100 h
Light resistance image loss OD% max. 10
Image stability years min. 12 Correct storage for thermal papers

Examples of color development graphs

Dynamic Sensitivity

Printer: Atlantek 400

Static Sensitivity

Contact time: 5s