V505 is a condensation-resistant black MEK ink qualified for use in the Videojet 1000 Line UHS/HR continuous inkjet (CIJ) printers. This ink is ideal for use in high-speed applications for a wide variety of substrates such as glass, plastic bottles, and cans, particularly in hot and humid environments and/or on substrates with moisture present due to cold filling, refrigeration, or freezing.
Benefits of V505-D and V505-K
- Excellent adhesion to glass, metal, and some plastics
- Survives pasteurization and retort processes
- Resistant to acids, bases, mineral spirits, and oils
- Slight alcohol resistance
- Penetrates thin layer of condensation
- Successor to legacy ink formulas 16-8530, 201-CJ01-681, 201-0001-601, and 201-0001-602
Applications for V505-D and V505-K
V505 ink is suitable for use on glass, metal, and plastic substrates commonly used in cold-fill food and beverage packaging, such as aluminum cans and kegs, coated aluminum or steel bottle caps, two and three-piece tin-free steel cans, stainless steel kegs, acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS), polystyrene, glass beverage bottles, polycarbonate, polyester, PET soda bottles, polyolefin twist off caps, yogurt cups, and nylon.
A non-ethanol version (V505A) is available.
Non-MEK Low VOC (V930) and Drug Precursor Free (V940) alternative cleaners are available.
iQMark™: V505-D ink was responsibly designed and manufactured to maximize contrast, adhesion, and uptime while meeting safety, environmental, and regulatory requirements. Every batch is tested to ensure it meets strict quality control specifications.