Using UV-A to your Advantage: Black & White Edition

Mike Higgins, Phoseon Technology

Abstract:There are many advantages worth weighing when considering UV LED for your curing process. One lesser known advantage is that high UV-A wavelength can significantly improve cure of black and white pigmented inks. This presentation will provide insight as to why high UV-A is superior to shorter UV-B and UV-C wavelengths as well as examples from the field as to how this can make your printing process more efficient. This presentation will delve into the value proposition of UV LED for curing black and white pigmented ink.