silk screen

Hydrocolor NG

Acrylic water based ink, formaldehyde FREE for direct printing only on polyester, cotton or blends.Acrylic water based ink, formaldehyde FREE for direct printing only on polyester, cotton or blends.


  • Appearance: satin
  • Smell: very few
  • Fixing: Standard drying in the tunnel: All the shades of colours should be cured from 2 to 3 min at 160°C in the IR tunnel. Alternative drying with catalyst: In case the screen printer does not have any dryer to cure the inks then the following mixes must be used. For covering white: add catalyst (ref. 3540561) in the ink – 2% – pot life: 8 hours. For shades except neon colours and metallic shades: add catalyst (ref. 35A4064) – 5% – pot life: 48 hours max. Important:  Neon colours and metallic shades must be absolutely cured 2 to 3 min. at 160°C in IR tunnel. The polymerization cannot be done with catalysts In order to improve the resistance, it will be possible to add the catalysts in the inks and cure 2 to 3 min at 160°C in IR tunnel.
  • Solidity: correctly fixed, Hydrocolor NG ink resists to domestic washings (cycles for printed fabrics from 30°C to 50°C)
  • Coverage rate: varies from 9 to 12 m²/l depending on the screen used and the substrate printed
  • Diluent retarder: 3X9394
  • Cleaning the equipment: water
  • Expiry: refer to the label
Standard colors
      Ref 1 l Ref 5 l
    Thinner white 35A2085A 35A4085A
    Covering white 35A2087 35A4087
    Lemon 35A2002A 34A4002A
    Gold yellow 34A2004A 34A4004A
    Orange 34A2006A 34A4006A
    Scarlet 34A2007A 34A4007A
    Red  34A2010A 34A4010A
    Dark red 34A2011A 34A4011A
    Fuchsia 34A2015A 34A4015A
    Purple/Violet 34A2016A 34A4016A
    Bright blue 34A2020A 34A4020A
    Royal blue 34A2025A 34A4025A
    Deep blue 34A2026A 34A4026A
    Bright green 34A2030A 34A4030A
    Dark green 34A2034A 34A4034A
    Olive green 34A2035A 34A4035A
    Brown 34A2042A 34A4042A
    Black 34A2044A 34A4044A
Process color
      Ref 1 l Ref 5 l
    Process yellow 35A2050A 35A4050A
    Process magenta 35A2053A 35A4053A
    Process cyan 35A2054A 35A4054A
    Process black 35A2056A 35A4056A
Ref 5 l
Thinner base 35A4066A
Production base 35A4058A
Base metallic paste 3524095
Special effect
Ref 1 kg
Silver paste 3542047
Gold paste 3562096
Room temperature hardener, per 100 g * 3540561
Catalyst, per 100 g 35A0564
Thickener, in 25 g 35A0263

* ref: 3540561 : Acute inhalation toxicity, Category 4 ; Skin sensitisation, Category 1 ; Specifif target organ toxicity (single exposure), Category 3 ; Hazardous to the aquatic environment – Chronic hazard, Category 3

The recommendations for use provided are based on our current knowledge, are given for instructive purposes and are entirely objective. However, as your conditions of use are out of our control, this information would not imply any guarantee on our part. They do not exempt you from carrying out prior tests in order to determine the compatibility of our inks with your printing media within your application conditions. Our responsibility, if it were to be employed, would be limited to the market value of the products that we delivered to you and that you use.

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