Technical data sheet AP54KM-A Thermal papers > Non-top-coated labels & tickets

Product description

Standard sensitivity, high resolution grade for short-life time applications in dry environments like label, parking and POS use. Pre-printable. BPA containing.

Paper properties

Item Unit (SI) Value (SI) Unit (US) Value (US) Test method
Grammage g/m² 65 ± 4 17x22 - 500 lbs 17.3 ± 1.1 ISO 536
Thickness µm 73 ± 5 mils 2.9 ± 0.2 ISO 534
Moisture % 6.0 ± 1.0 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
Opacity % ≥ 82 ISO 2470
Brightness % min. 85 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. 10
Humidity resistance background OD max. 0.20 40 °C, 90% rh, 24 h
Humidity resistance image loss OD% max. 20
Light resistance background OD max. 0.20 5000 lux, 100 h
Light resistance image loss OD% max. 10
Image stability years min. 5 Correct storage for thermal papers

Examples of color development graphs

Dynamic Sensitivity

Printer: Atlantek 400

Static Sensitivity

Contact time: 5s