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  1. #1
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    Saphira/heidelberg ink

    got some samples,gonna try it out,
    What do you guys think of it???
    I use TOYO med ink now,,and i have no problems with it..

  2. #2
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    I am using Toyo ink at the mo but dont find it very duct fresh. it skins real quick. My fav ink is K&E.

  3. #3
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    Saphira ink is made by Superior Ink Co.
    Heidelberg Press Instructor, Pressroom Consultant

  4. #4
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    Are u taliking about waterless inks? I assume yes, cuz of your nickname, and your resent problems on your blanket washup devices. Stick with the Toyo inks. If you want to change, go for the Sunchemical because you get less stripes.

  5. #5
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    No, Saphira does not offer waterless inks to my knowledge.

    This ink runs just fine, if there is a problem with the wash system, try a different wash.
    Heidelberg Press Instructor, Pressroom Consultant

  6. #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by The Heidelberg Guy View Post
    No, Saphira does not offer waterless inks to my knowledge.
    The ink is waterless and it says Saphira on the cans....

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  8. #7
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    Hi,I have tried Saphira process inks,I found them to be slow drying,especially on card stock,prone to marking on back side of sheet,and,also had problems with this ink Picking on backup of a w&t on 80lb coated stock....Switched back to Hostmann inks,no more problems....Pete

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