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

Product description

High preservability, non-phenol grade for label use. Very good resistance against heat, plasticizers, oil, fat and water. Produced without using phenolbased developers.

Paper properties

Item Unit (SI) Value (SI) Unit (US) Value (US) Test method
Grammage g/m² 65 ± 5 17x22 - 500 lbs 17.3 ± 1.3 ISO 536
Thickness µm 73 ± 5 mils 2.6 ± 0.2 ISO 534
Moisture % 6.0 ± 1.0 ISO 287
Tensile strength (MD) kN/m min. 3.3 lbf/in min. 18.8 ISO 1924-3
Tensile strength (CD) kN/m min. 2.0 lbf/in min. 11.4 ISO 1924-3
Tear strength (MD) mN min. 280 gf min. 28.6 ISO 1974
Tear strength (CD) mN min. 290 gf min. 29.6 ISO 1974
Opacity % ≥ 85 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. 10 Correct storage for thermal papers

Examples of color development graphs

Dynamic Sensitivity

Printer: Atlantek 400

Static Sensitivity

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