Printing Inks for Signs and Information Systems

Signs, information systems, and advertising billboards for outdoor use must be extremely durable and capable of withstanding all weather conditions.

Marabu's UV-resistant ink systems are suitable for a variety of applications and guarantee brilliant colours - whether you apply them to painted or powder-coated metals, aluminium, retro-reflective self-adhesive film, or plastic.

Suitable Ink Systems:

LibraSpeed LIS

  • Solvent-based 1 component ink, especially suited for backlit signage
  • Very fast drying, suitable for high printing speeds
  • High fade and weather resistance      

UltraForm UVFM

  • UV-curable, very flexible ink, suitable for vacuum forming and backlit signage
  • Best suited for outdoor use, especially for backlit signage
  • Very broad substrate range 

MaraSign TS

  • Optimized colour coordinates for the film types RA 1-3
  • Optimized reflection value according to DIN 67520
  • Very good fade resistance

MaraPur PU

  • Solvent-based, high gloss 2-component ink
  • Optimum chemical resistance
  • Very good light fastness and weather resistance      

MaraStar SR

  • High gloss 1- or 2-component ink, solvent-based
  • Very fast drying and high block resistance
  • High chemical and mechanical resistances      

MaraGlow GW

  • Solvent-based 1-component phosphorent ink
  • Two different pigment qualities for differing phosphorescent duration qualities
  • For long-term outdoor use a corresponding protective varnish is recommended      

UltraPlus UVP 

  • UV-curable, high gloss 1- or 2-component ink
  • Very high chemical and mechanical resistances
  • Universally suitable also for critical substrates      

MaraChrome MC

  • Solvent-based, press-ready silver and gold bronzes
  • Perfect for the imitation of mirror effects
  • Very good mesh opening, mild odour      

MaraPoly P

  • High gloss, solvent-based 2-component ink
  • Very good light fastness and weather resistance
  • Fast drying, long pot life (up to 12 h)      

MaraJet DI-SX

  • Excellent Plug & Print compatibility
  • Outstanding chemical and mechanical resistance
  • Very fast drying properties for fast printing speeds and roll-to-roll print jobs

MaraJet DI-CP

  • Brilliant colour shades (especially reds and greens)
  • Excellent dot definition, best detail reproduction and image quality
  • High printing speeds

MaraJet DI-JVP

  • Excellently adapted colour shades for Plug & Print compatibility
  • Superior chemical and scratch resistance
  • Mild, low-odour solvents

MaraJet DI-LSX

  • Best Plug & Print compatibility
  • High production speeds
  • Mild, low-odour solvents

MaraJet DI-MS

  • Mild, low-odour, and user-friendly
  • Very good scratch and chemical resistance
  • High-grade pigmentation and brillance

MaraJet DI-V

  • Excellent light fastness
  • High production speeds and fast post processing
  • Brilliant colour shades in a wide colour gamut

MaquaJet DA-E

  • Sustainable and water-based, non harzardous classification, easy storage
  • No solvent emissions, no venting system necessary, very user-friendly
  • Great variety of substrates, most versatile applications

UltraJet DLE-A

  • UV LED-curable
  • Adheres very well to a wide range of substrates, including difficult materials
  • Developed for high-resolution print heads
  • High-grade pigmentation

UltraJet DUV-A

  • Adheres very well to a wide range of substrates, including difficult materials
  • Developed for high-resolution print heads
  • High-grade pigmentation

UltraJet DUV-H

  • Outstanding adhesion on a very wide substrate range
  • Suitable for various print heads
  • Low odour
  • Excellent light fastness, very good scratch and chemical resistance

MaraShield UV-FXG / FXM

  • UV-curable coating
  • For flexible substrates
  • High-gloss (FXG) or matt (FXM) finish

MaraShield UV-RG / UV-RM

  • UV-curable coating
  • For rigid substrates
  • High-gloss (RG) or matt (RM) finish

MaraShield UV-AG

  • UV-curable anti-graffiti varnish
  • Protective barrier against soiling, scribblings, or graffiti
  • Can be removed easily