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GAMIS Conducts Variable-Data Printing Study

(February 2004) posted on Mon Feb 16, 2004

Identifies barriers and drivers


As digital-ink pioneer Dr. Ray Work of Work Associates points out, "To get the low viscosity required to jet droplets of UV-curable inks from the printheads, ink chemists can only use low molecular weight polymers. Screen-printing inks can use polymers with much higher molecular weights, producing inherently stronger building blocks when the molecules in the inks are cross-linked during the polymerization process."


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