Technical data sheet AP58KM-E Thermal papers > Non-top-coated labels & tickets

Product description

Standard sensitivity, high resolution grade for short-life time applications in dry environments like label, ticket and parking meter use. Produced without using Bisphenol A.

Paper properties

Item Unit (SI) Value (SI) Unit (US) Value (US) Test method
Grammage g/m² 71 ± 4 17x22 - 500 lbs 18.9 ± 1.1 ISO 536
Thickness µm 79 ± 5 mils 3.11 ± 0.20 ISO 534
Moisture % 6.0 ± 0.6 ISO 287
Tensile strength (MD) kN/m min. 3.7 lbf/in min. 21.1 ISO 1924-3
Tensile strength (CD) kN/m min. 2.2 lbf/in min. 12.6 ISO 1924-3
Tear strength (MD) mN min. 310 gf min. 31.6 ISO 1974
Tear strength (CD) mN min. 320 gf min. 32.6 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. 7 Correct storage for thermal papers

Examples of color development graphs

Dynamic Sensitivity

Printer: Atlantek 400

Static Sensitivity

Contact time: 5s