These General Use Wax Resin ribbons are coated side Out (a.k.a ink on the outside). Inner diameter (core size) of this ribbon is 1” (25.4mm). These ribbons can reach print speeds of up to 8 IPS (inches per second) and have an ink transfer temperature of 85°C (185°F).
Our General Use Wax Resin is also known by the following Part Numbers: 18100453,05555BK04045, FRD04050, FRD04450, Z040450200WR, ZEB14S-040450, T42901ZA
Ribbon width should be 1/4 to 1/2 inch wider than the label or label carrier (backing of label). If you go too wide on the ribbon, you run the risk of causing the ribbon to wrinkle. If you go to narrow you will experience a reduced lifespan of the printhead.
The duller side of the ribbon is the ink coated side. This ribbon’s ink is on the outer side of the ribbon. The shiny side is on the inside and duller side faces out.
Our ribbon’s backcoating is formulated for printhead protection. The backcoating creates a protective barrier that results in significantly less build-up on your printhead’s heating element.
Our ribbon’s ink formulation dissipates static, preventing static build-up and reducing the threat of printing voids or the potential for a spark burning out a printhead.
Our General Use Wax Resin ribbon is approved by the following Agencies: FDA (indirect food contact), UL, REACH & RoHS
Our ribbons are ISO 9001 Quality Management and ISO 14001 Environmental Management certified
Our General Use Wax Resin ribbons are Halogen Free.
Our ribbon’s recommended shelf life is one year. Avoid high humidity and direct sunlight during storage. Storage temperature should be 41°F to 95°F (5°C to 35°C) at 20% to 85% Relative humidity.
Our General Use Wax Resin Formulation is also known by the following Names: TRX-50, Zebra 6100, Zebra 5555, B121, PM308, APR 6, LA3, LA8, TDM200, US140
If you do not see your printer model on the list below we still have a ribbon for you. Contact us so we can match you with the correct ribbon 1-800-434-9011. These General Use Wax Resin Ribbons Work in the following Printer Models: