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Inks for Videojet® Printers

Videojet®, the American brand that acquired the once British-owned Willett, is renowned for its wide range of industrial printing technologies.
Videojet® are a major supplier of industrial coding, marking, laser and inkjet equipment.
Fam International can increase your savings, and optimize the performance of your high-resolution and drop-on-demand printers by offering you high quality low cost inks for any type of printer by Videojet.
Fam International's experienced chemists and technicians develop high quality formulas of colorants and additives as well as make up for Videojet small-character printers.
Fam International produces and supplies replacement inks for a wide range of Videojet® inkjet printers.

Ink Makeup Oem Fluid specifications
SR80 SR85 SR850 16-80SR Black Ink
10 105 N/A General Purpose Black Ink, glass,metals, plastics Ketone -based, methanol-free Blacker, Fade resistant, better adhesion on most surfaces Better penetration to oily surfaces Flush required when replacing 16-8200
11 115 16-8200 16-8700 16-8200 16-8700 General Purpose Black Ink Recommended for Bakery and Dairy applications Methanol based, Ketone-free Excellent adhesion to glass Printer runnability equal to 16-8200 Recommended where caustic washability is required. Great for printing on polycarbonate water bottles
11 BLU 115 16-7900 General Purpose Blue Ink Blue version of 11 ink Excellent replacement for 16-7900 in most cases without the sensitivity to humid conditions Good adhesion to glass
11 CWP 115 or 501 Recommended for water bottling and other applications that require safe code removal using a lower concentration of caustic wash Recommended for Bakery and Dairy applications
11 RED 115 or 501 16-8300 or 16-8100 16-8300 16-8100 General Purpose Red Ink Recommended for Bakery and Dairy applications
12 125 or 501 16-2300 Methanol Invisible Fluorescent Ink Replacement for 16-2300 Incompatible with 16-2330 and 16-2440 inks Will blush when exposed to water Fades with heat and prolonged exposure to sunlight
15i 509 i or 509 16-8700 Black Graphics Ink comparable to 16-8700 Adheres well to plastics and coated paper Uses 509 makeup in graphics application Uses 509i where high humidity is a concern High maintenance ink where large temp swings are encountered Used when water tolerance is needed.
15i CYN 509i/509 16-8740 Blue Ink
15i GRN 509i/509 16-8730 Green Graphics Ink comparable to 16-8730 Adheres well to plastics and coated paper Uses 509 makeup in graphics application Uses 509i where high humidity is a concern High maintenance ink where large temp swings are encountered Used when water tolerance is needed.
15i GRY 509i/509 None Grapics COLORS Same Application as 16-8700
15i RED 509i/509 16-8710 Grapics COLORS Same Application as 16-8700
15i YEL 509i/509 None Yellow ink
16 HVR 155 None High Vis Red , Fast Dry, Pricing dependent on quantity
17 175 No Methanol
17i 175i 16-8420 General Purpose Black Ink, glass, metal, plastics. More aggressive, better adhesion than 16-8200 Replaces 16-8420 in most applications with the exception to alcohol resistance with a good penetration to oily surfaces Penetrates slight layer of condensation, cold fill application Resistant to caustic wash
17i DBL 175i None Blue version of 17i
17 GRN 175i None Green Ink, Pricing dependent on quantity ordered
17i HVR 175i None High Visibility Red Ink, for printing on Black substrates End-user properties similar to 17i Ink
17i ORG 175i None Orange ink, Pricing dependent on quantity ordered
17 RED 175i None Red version of 17 ink, high viscosity May not work in Excel 37e printer
17i RED 175i None Lower viscosity Red ink Use in all printers Will work well in Excel 37e printer
17i YEL 175i None Yellow ink, for printing on white substrates, Unsuitable for black substrates
19 195 Excellent choice for DRY glass bottling applications Easily removable on returnable glass with 2-3% caustic wash Fast dry time (1-2 sec) where water resistance is required Excellent adhesion to glass, metal, and plastic
20 205 16-5600 Milspec Ink, Comparable to 16-5600 Critical to use 2050 cleaner to wash off 20 ink Alcohol-resistant ink IR -readable ink Fade resistant, good adhesion to glass Non- thermochromic replacement for 16-8600
20 RED 205 None Red version of 20 ink Critical to use 2050 cleaner to wash off 20 ink
23 INV 265 16-2330/
16-2340
Invisible fluorescent ink suited for non-porous industrial products (glass, metal and plastic. This ink becomes visible when exposed to long wave ultra-violet light of 365 nm.
24 BLU 245 16-8540 16-8550 Superior performance for wet bottling applications Better adhesion to WET glass, than 19 Easier removal with caustic solution verses VIDEOJET® 16-8540 and 16-8550. Requires 1 hour cure time prior to ice bucket soak resistance
25P WHT 501 16-2520 White pigmented ink developed to run in VIDEOJET® Excel pigmented printer Provides a bright, high contrast opaque mark on dark substrates such as glass, plastic, and polyethylene painted product. Dry time (less 3 sec.) SHAKE WELL BEFORE USE. Refer to data sheet for special ink storage instructions
25P YEL 501 or 510 16-2500 Yellow pigmented ink developed to run in VIDEOJET® Excel pigmented printer Provides a bright, high contrast yellow mark on dark substrates such as glass, plastic, and polyethylene painted products. Dry time (less 3 sec.) depending upon substrate and environment Refer to data sheet for special ink storage instructions
26 265 Black, darkest ink jet ink Requires special changeover procedure. Incompatible w/ Alcohol Retort (heating/sterilization) ink Wire and cable ink, excellent adhesion to glass, most plastics Will run in 37e printer
27 275 or 518 16-5700 Black Fast Dry (< 1 sec) Ink, replacement for 16-5700 Darker than 16-5700 Special printer shutdown procedure as in 16-5700 Excellent on Vinyl substrates for Wire and Cable appl. Good adhesion to treated polyolefins and other plastics
27 BLU 27 GRN 27 ORG 27 RED 27 YEL 275 or 518 Colors for wire marking Excellent on Vinyl substrates for Wire and Cable application 27 YEL is transparent, will not be readable on dark substrates
28 576 16-7620 16-7600 Black Improved version of 16-7620 Improved adhesion on HDPE and other plastics Excellent on Vinyl substrates for Wire and Cable application
29 BLU 607 16-2900 Pigmented ink (Does not require pigmented printer) Has excellent light fastness (fade resistance) Heat (autoclave) resistant Excellent for pharmaceutical & cable industries Excellent on PVC, metal, plastic
29P LT Blue 295 16-2562 Limited Release Shows up well on almost any color. Excellent contrast on white as well as black substrates
29 RED 607 16-2800 Pigmented ink (Does not require pigmented printer) Has excellent light fastness (fade resistance) Heat (autoclave) resistant Excellent for pharmaceutical & cable industries Excellent on PVC, metal, plastic
29P W 295 16-2560 White Pigmented ink Excellent durability for wire and cable Shows up well on dark substrates
29 YEL 295 16-2570 Opaque yellow Pigmented ink (Does not require a pigmented printer) Excellent adhesion to most plastics such as PVC, acrylic, PET, polystyrene, and nylon Exceptional rub resistance to motor oil, caustic wash, anti freeze transmission fluid, windshield washer, and 10% acid
30 265 Exhibits superior alcohol rub resistance Excellent adhesion on plastic, metal and glass Exhibits enhanced chemical resistance to soaps and lubricants Has excellence light fastness (fade resistance)
31i 315i 16-7130 Excellent adhesion on plastic, metal and glass Ethanol based ink - MEK and Methanol free Dry time of 2 - 4 seconds depending on the substrates
33 275/518 16-5733 Used for electronic industry
34i 518 or 611 16-8530 Excellent penetration and adhesion to waxy or greasy substrates, such as those used in packaging milk and juice products Secondary substrates include glass bottles, metal cans and coated paper stock Penetrates condensation, excellent for freezer and cold storage substrates
40i 452 16-4530 & 40-16-4510 General Purpose Black Ink with Excellent adhesion to glass Methanol and MEK free, Low VOC ink Recommended in all VJ Printers, in Excel UHS requires daily maintenance
47 265 16-8470 Fast dry, black ink designed for VIDEOJET® printers and will code on flexible packaging films such as coated and uncoated BOPP and OPP typically used in the tobacco and food packaging industries. Excellent adhesion on coated plastic cards used in the telecommunications and credit card industries.
52 520 16-1200 16-5020 Black Improved version of 16-5020 Dries as fast as or even faster depending on substrates Equal to or better print contrast depending on substrates Piggyback w/ ink refresh and recalibration
60 504 16-8600 Developed to print on metal cans and plastic pouches before retort. Moderate to rapid dry time, usually less than 1-3 seconds. 60 ink can withstand the retort process with minimal effect on the printed message and by design the retort process changes the ink color from black to blue.
63 175 16-8630 16-8620 This ink changes color when exposed to heat and moisture during the retort process used in the can food industry. Changes from black to red. Must use 175 as makeup **16-8620 has been known to have precipitation problems which can form and leave behind particles in the printer. If the customer is experiencing problems with 16-8620, a flush and filter change is required prior to loading the 63 ink.
64 FT 645 16-8640 Black to blue thermochromic ink. Alcohol
65 FT 655 16-8650 4150 Black to blue thermochromic ink. MEK and Methanol free
78 BLU 501 16-8000 Purple Ink with excellent resistance to solvents used in the automotive industry. Can penetrate thin layer of oil on metal auto components Applications include canning, automotive, and all metal and plastic packaging
78 RED 501 16-8000 Red Ink with excellent resistance to solvents used in the automotive industry Can penetrate thin layer of oil on metal auto components Applications include canning, automotive, and all metal and plastic packaging.
79 503 16-7900 Purple General Purpose Ink Excellent adhesion on glass, metal, plastic, paper For applications on cans or aerosols where penetration of a light oil coating is required 1-3 second dry time
81 Red 815 Red HAPs-free ink Methanol and MEK free
81 INV 815 Invisible HAPs-free ink Methanol and MEK free
82 501 16-8200 General Purpose Black Ink Slightly faster dry time and darker print on most substrates vs. the 16-8200 Ideal choice on returnable glass bottles, where easy code removal is desired
82 RED 503 16-8300 General purpose fluorescent red color ink for VIDEOJET® printers. Typical applications include glass or plastic containers, machined parts, plastic or metal lids, and resin-coated paper stock.
92BLUFG 915FG 16-9230 Blue Eggshell ink
92REDFG 915FG 16-9230 Red Eggshell ink
90FT 905FG 16-9000 Blue EggShell ink Mfg under Good Mfg Practices
93FT 935FG 16-9301 Red EggShell ink Mfg under Good Mfg Practices
94FT 905FG 16-9400 Light Blue Ink Food Grade for Diaper Application
ATZ800066 ATZ800067 AZ800066 MEK and Methanol free Black Ink for SR/Print Pro Dry time of 1 - 2 depending on substrates
VW602 WIL201-0001-401 V0001-602 Black General purpose ink Willet® /Videojet® printer Superior printing and excellent adhesion on substrates such as plastics, metal, paper, wood, ceramic and glass. Will survive the Autoclave process when printed on glass, rigid plastics and metals. Dry time is typically at 0.5-1.5 seconds depending on the ambient conditions and substrate.
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