Our Resin Ribbons are Made in the USA and are certified, ISO 9001 for Quality and ISO 14001 for Environmental Management. Our 3 Resin Formulas are Best in Class for Heat, Abrasion & Chemical Resistance. We Tested our Heat Shield and Darwin resins against Zebra's 5095 Performance Resin Ribbon. Please review our Summary Zebra 5095 Testing Data and Detailed Zebra 5095 Data.
Heat Shield is a General Use Resin Formula. This General Use Resin happens to be Best in Class for Heat Resistance - 390° vs 290° for Zebra’s 5095 formula. Heat Shield Resin Rocks if your Package spends time outside, goes through a Heat Tunnel or Undergoes Heat Sterilization. Heat Shield is an Industry Leading, General Use Resin known as DNP's R300.
Darwin is our most Adaptable Formula. Darwin will Provide Best in Class Abrasion Resistance across many different types of Substrates (aka Labelstock or Facestock) This Ribbon prints up to 12 ips and Transfers Ink at a Low Temperature. Darwin is an Industry Leading, Adaptable/Survivable Resin known as DNP's V300.
Wicked Tough is Best in Class when it comes to Abrasion Resistance, Chemical Resistance and Environmental conditions. This Ribbon was Built to Survive Chemical Treatments, Alcohol Treatments and Abrasion Intensive Environments. Wicked Tough is an Industry Leading, Abrasion/Chemical Resistant Resin known as DNP's R510HF. Please Review Test Results for Wicked Tough vs The Chemical Solvents.
With so many Formulas and Sizes Available, we Encourage you to call us Toll Free at: 800.434.9011. We can Assist you in Finding the Correct Formula and Size for your Ribbon. Shipping is always FREE and we offer Free Ribbon Samples for testing.