Facestock is topcoated for thermal transfer printing. Resin ribbons are recommended for optimum durability. The topcoat also provides improved ink anchorage for traditional forms of press printing.
1.8 mil of #350 adhesive is 3M’s most universal adhesive for label materials. It can permanently bond to high surface energy (HSE) and low surface energy (LSE) plastics, textured and contoured surfaces, powder coatings, and slightly oily metals. It has excellent chemical resistance and holding strength even at high temperatures.
55# densified kraft liner assures consistent die cutting.
3M Label Material 7871 is UL recognised (File MH16411) and CSA accepted (File 99316). See the UL and CSA listings for details.
UL listing includes approval for use on powder coated surfaces. [Read more…]