V519 is a thermochromic MPK/Ethanol black to blue ink qualified for use in the Videojet 1000 Line UHS continuous inkjet (CIJ) printers. This ink is ideal for penetrating the toughest surface deposits that may occasionally be present on cans in processed food filling lines (e.g., soup). It then survives the rigors of continuous flow retort cooking processes, producing legible blue codes with high OCR read rates.
Benefits of V519-D and V519-K
Penetrates thin layer of waxy residue.
Excellent OCR vision system read rates even after retort
Non-MEK, Non-Acetone formula
Resistant to bases, gasoline, Mil Spec Solvent C, mineral spirits, and oils
Successor to legacy ink formulas 16-8600
Applications for V519-D and V519-K
V519 ink is ideal for retort or autoclave processes typically used to help preserve vegetables, beans, fruit, soup, sauces, baby food, meat/fish, ready-to-eat meals and pet food and may also be used in food or pharmaceutical applications where the customer would like to reduce certain solvent plant emissions (e.g. MEK).
This ink delivers excellent adhesion on aluminum, polystyrene, steel, and paper board.
Non-MEK Low VOC (V930) alternative cleaner is available.
iQMark™: V519-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.