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Direct Printing Inks

Unleash your creative power with Excalibur Plastisol Inks!



750PF Series – Stone Print
Stone Print inks are unique special effects inks that produce prints with sharp edges and rough surfaces that simulates the feel of rock or stone. Thicker stencils made from capillary films are recommended as a thicker ink deposit produces the most dramatic special effects. Series Stone Print is extremely opaque and has excellent washability. Four new colours including Sandstone, Red Rock, Slate and Fools Gold are now available. Stone Print is available in a base that when used with Excalibur plastisol pigments allows printers to produce custom colours.
Glitter Flakes
Groundbreaking Textile Glitter Special Effects! Glitter Flakes Will Mix With Most Clear Bases
835PF Series – High Density Inks
Excalibur's 835PF High-Density Series is a range of very thick plastisol inks formulated to produce thick, 3-D ink films with sharp edges when printed through very thick stencils. 835PF is very opaque, has exceptional film strength that resists cracking and has a soft finish.
550PF Series – High-Opacity Inks
Excalibur’s 550PF and 533PF Series offer printers the ulitmate in opacity and printability for direct printing 100% cotton dark fabrics. For best results if printing a color by itself either a double stroke or a print/flash/print technique should be utilized. 533PF is manufactured with the same base and pigments as the 550PF Series. Available in a complete colour range of 28 standard and 8 neon colours.
500PF Series Wet-On-Wet Plastisol Inks
Excalibur’s 500PF Series is the printer’s choice for high-production, wet-on-wet direct printing on 100% cotton light colors or on top of a flashed white underbase. 500PF is available in a wide range of colors all formulated to minimize build-up on the backs of screens. One of Excalibur’s most versatile inks 500PF can be used for producing cold-peel transfers as well as being the ink series most widely used with Excalibur’s additives suede or puff additive to transform 500PF Series colors into special effects inks. The 500PF Series is available in quantities from one quart to 50 gallon drums.
700PF Metallic Colours
Excalibur’s 700PF Metallic Colours is a series of eight colours formulated from a crystal-clear base to give prints a stunning, shimmering and sparkling effect. The small size of the metallic flakes easily pass through 110/43T meshes. Because the metallic flakes are made of polyester the will not tarnish over time guaranteeing your prints maintain that sparkling appearance. 700PF Metallic Clear Base is also available for those printers wanting to add their own colored flakes.
700PF Glitter Series Colours
Excalibur’s 700PF Glitter Series of colours consists of six Holographic Glitter Colours, two standard traditional glitter colours and Crystalina. The six Holographic Glitter Colours contain a dominate colour theme where the particle is intermixed with a yellow, blue and pink particle to create an sparkling, iridescent effect that appears to change shades depending upon the angle at which the print is viewed. The two traditional glitter colours are gold and sliver that create a stunning brilliant sparkle as the particles reflect light. Crystalina is yellow, blue and pink particles intermixed into a sparlking clear base and can be printed by itself or overprinted on top of other colors to create a special look. No matter which of the inks you choose to print, the effects that can be created with the 700PF Glitter Series Colours are virtually unlimited.
400PF – Low Bleed White
400LB Series is a low bleed, phthalate-free white ink formulated to have high-opacity, high-elongation and excellent bleed-resistance when direct printed onto high-stretch fabrics such as Lycra and Spandex or any of the latest 100% polyester performance-wear fabrics.
525PF – Competition White
Competition White is an easy-printing, high-opacity white that can be used as an underbase, stand-alone or highlight white on 100% cotton garments. Its fast-flashing characteristics and smooth surface make it an excellent choice when used as an underbase and highlight white in simulated process designs.
596PF – Miracle Gold
Miracle White and Miracle Gold are Excalbur’s answer when ultimate bleed resistance is necessary printing troublesome 100% polyester dark fabrics that are known to cause dye migration. Its creamy viscosity prints easily on both manual and automatic machines leaving an ultra-smooth surface. Miracle White and Miracle Gold contain no bleaches.
Retroflec Reflective Ink
Excalibur’s Retroflec plastisol ink is a highly reflective ink for direct printing onto textiles. Light from headlights, or other light sources bounces back to it source as it reflects off the print. Retroflec can be used on a variety of fabrics including cotton, cotton/poly blends and even 100% polyester knitted fabrics. Because Retroflec’s reflectivity rating does not meet the insurance industry standards for safety clothing, it is not safety rated and should only be used for Halloween costumes and other novelty applications.
PCPRO Color Matching System
Excalibur’s PCPro is an extremely accurate color mixing system that produces simulated Pantone® colours, standard Excalibur colours and custom colours using pigment concentrates and bases. Simply bring up the colour formula in the ColorPro Software, carefully measure each component in the formula utilizing a digital gram scale, mix thoroughly and start printing, it’s that easy! The most common bases used in the PCPro Color Mixing System are the 550PF and 504PF for wet-on-wet direct printing and the 1551PF to produce colours for athletic printing on 100% nylon and 100% polyester athletic uniforms. Also available are two transfer bases as well as several bases that enable you to simulate colors in special effects designs.
585PF Series – Absolute White
585PF Absolute White’s high-viscosity make it an excellent choice to produce thick ink deposits that lay on top of the garment to produce the ultimate in coverage. 585PF can be used as an underbase, stand-alone or highlight white on 100% cotton and blended poly/cotton 50/50 fabrics. Even though 585PF Absolute White works well on many 50/50 poly/cotton it is not meant to be printed on fabrics without first testing for bleed-resistance of the finished print.
581PF Arctic White
581PF Series Arctic White is Excalbur’s premium white plastisol ink for printing on 100% cotton garments. The special optical brightener formulated into Arctic White gives the finished print an extremely bright white appearance. Because Arctic White contains no blowing agents it gives prints a smooth surface and provides excellent results for use as an underbase, stand-alone or highlight white. Arctic White is the best choice for use as an underbase or highlight white in simulated process designs.
Target White
Target White is Excalibur's economical white ink that forms a perfect compromise between customer and printer allowing printers to offer a lower cost per print and still maintain profitability. Target's easy-printing, high-opacity formulation can be used on both automatic and manual presses easily covering dark, 100% cotton backgrounds. Target White’s versatility makes it a perfect choice as an underbase, stand-alone or highlight white. Target White offers features and benefits that up until now have only been found in white inks carrying a much higher price tag.