Direct Thermal Label Paper Techinical Data

Following is the technical data sheet for our standard White Direct Thermal 50Lb paper with a permanent adhesive on a 42lb liner. If your interested in testing our labels, please visit our sample request page. Please read this for information on the difference between thermal transfer and direct thermal label printing. Visit this page for our technical data on our white thermal transfer label paper..

BRIGHT WHITE MATTE DIRECT THERMAL LABEL PAPER (51/Perm/40)

For 3" core and Fanfolded Label Products only

FACE STOCK - Our Direct Thermal is non top-coated, easy feed, non smudgeproof, chemical treated-thermal paper with standard sensitivity. High quality for general purpose uses. Avoid contact with plasticizes (PVC) and fat.

  • Basis Weight: 51 lbs./ream (25” x 38”)
  • Caliper: 3.3 mil
  • Tensile strength: 29 lbf/in (MD)
  • Roughness: 15 lbf/in.
  • Opacity: 92%
  • Brightness: 90%
  • Density: 1.33
  • Imaging Color: Black
  • Scanning: Visible red light
  • ADHESIVE INFORMATION

    Modified Permanent acrylic dispersion adhesive with non ooze properties. There is very good adhesion on many different types of substrates.

  • Minimum Labeling Temperature: 32ºF
  • Minimum Service Temperature Range: -4…+176ºF

  • LINER INFORMATION:

      40#white kraft liner. Use for roll stock applications and photocell dispensing.

    • Basis Weight: 51 lbs./ream (25” x 38”)
    • Caliper: 2.5 ± 0.2 mil
    • Tensile Strength: 45 lbf/in. (MD), 18 lbf/in. (CD))
    • Roughness: 15 lbf/in.
    • Transparency: 40%

    • Shelf Life: One year when stored at 70ºF and 50% RH.

      Direct Thermal printing applications include: shipping labels, distribution, freight packaging including compliance labels, inventory, receipts, coupons, event tickets; citations and parking tickets; name tags; visitor passes; and more.

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