black temperature sensitive

This Thermochromic bundle of 4 screen printing inks is perfect for testing different methods of activation for this intriguing Black screen printing ink. Find out which activation temperature is right for your project or production run.

These inks are black below each temperature and translucent above each assigned activation temperature. This product is perfect for hiding text or images and revealing as the temperature rises or cools. As a standard, all-rounder ink, it is an excellent option to use on so many projects. For application, these inks are suitable for textiles and paper or board. Use thin coats and to screen print or apply via foam roller.

SFXC Thermochromic screen printing inks are reversible and can be used any number of times if the product is cared for properly.

Since there is a variety of temperatures ready to use in this pack, the application possibilities are huge. For hot warning labels at temperatures of 47°C, to the opposite end of the scale – where a label tells you when your drink is cold. Then, in between these temperatures, you can simply use your hand (27/31°C) to activate the thermochromic effect of these paints.

Available in this pack are 15ml each of black Thermochromic ink with varying activation temperatures and each have a 15ml pack of binder:

Chill and reveal (15°C)
Touch and reveal (27°C)
Rub and reveal (31°C)
Heat and reveal (47°C)

Combine ink and binder 50/50 for application and this will give you 60ml of each Thermochromic screen printing paste.  50ml will cover 1 square metre (per coat).

These discounted products are perfect if you cannot decide on which type is best for you. This tester pack is great for students, as it allows you to experiment with and show off how amazing smart materials are!

If you are unsure about which activation temperature to order, please drop us an email or call us, we are always happy to help. Please fully test our products before print runs, projects, installations and production.  Thermochromics do not have a strong tolerance to long term UV Exposure and should not be left outside.

Click here to view MDS and TDS for paper and board applications.

Click here to view MDS and TDS for textile applications.

The information supplied in this product description is for guidance only. 

Colours and packaging may vary.