Elmark Packaging, Inc

Hot Melt Ink Rolls


Elmark Packaging takes great pride knowing we were one of the first companies in the world to develop and manufacture hot melt ink rolls. Hot Melt Ink Rolls are specialized foam rolls that are friction loaded with a variety of Hot Melt Inks for use in Hot Ink Contact Coders. Elmark Packaging offers hot melt ink rollers that can perform from 200° F (93° C) – 325° F (163° C). With five different inks, eight different colors and nine different sized rollers, Elmark Packaging is certain to have an answer for your application.

HOT MELT INK ROLLS:

  • Can accommodate horizontal / vertical printing applications at any line speed
  • Individual testing to ensure success with your application
  • Roller sizes and manufacturing capabilities to fit all brands of Hot Ink Contact Coders
  • Continuous testing of new ink formulas to ensure success with changing / evolving printing surfaces
  • Provides the most consistent roller life vs. other manufacturers
  • QA & QC measures allow for manufacturing traceability
  • Most competitive packaging options in the industry

hot ink substrates
INK SERIES / COLOR AVAILABILITY OF HOT MELT INK ROLLS
10 Series
Low
Temperature
BlackWhite Yellow Red Blue Light Blue
           
30 Series
High
Temperature
Black White Yellow Red Blue Light Blue
           
33 Series
Medium
Temperature
Black White  
  
39 Series
Medium
Temperature
Black White
   

  • Factory stocking of most black and white rollers with same day shipping
  • Custom colors are available with required lead times
ROLLER SPECIFICATIONS
Roller Part Numbers
  D10 D13 E13 E08 K25 M05 M10 M15 NOR
Fits Machine Type Dato Pak Dato Pak EDM EDM Korthofah Markem Markem Markem Norwood
Roller Height 1.25"
(31.76mm)
1.25"
(31.76mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
.945"
(24.0mm)
.980"
(24.89mm)
.625"
(15.88mm)
1.259"
(31.98mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
Roller O.D. 1.18"
(29.97mm)
1.575"
(40.02mm)
1.575"
(40.02mm)
1.575"
(40.02mm)
1.180"
(29.97mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
Roller I.D. .437"
(11.11mm)
.437"
(11.11mm)
.437"
(11.11mm)
.437"
(11.10mm)
.437"
(11.10mm)
.44"
(11.18mm)
.44"
(11.18mm)
.44"
(11.18mm)
.593"
(15.06mm)


Packaging Options
Roller Size Rollers Per Tray Trays Per Case
E13 12 rollers 6, 16
E08 12 rollers 6, 16
D10 13 rollers 6, 12, 20
D13 12 rollers 6, 16
M05 26 rollers 6, 12, 20
M10 13 rollers 6, 12, 20
M15 12 rollers 6, 16
NOR 12 rollers 6, 12
K25 13 rollers 6, 12, 20