VersaBase™ 2038 Yellow 174
VersaBase 2038 Yellow 174 is a multi-purpose dispersion of Diarylide Yellow 174 heat-resistant pigment in a universal vehicle for paste inks. VersaBase 2038 Yellow 174 can be used alone for making many types of Process Yellow inks such as
Quickset/Sheetfed Lithographic, Heatset Web Offset, Business Forms, and Newsinks.
Typically used to make Process Yellow inks, 25% to 50% of VersaBase 2038 Yellow 174 by total formula weight is considered a normal loading for most paste ink formulas.
Chemical Resistance: 5% HCl: Excellent 5% NaOH: Excellent
Water: Excellent Ethanol: Very Good Hot Paraffin: Very Good Soap: Very Good Lacquer Solvents: Fair Linseed Oil: Excellent Diethylene Glycol: N/A Mineral Spirits: Very Good
Lightfastness: Full Strength: Fair Tint: Poor
Pigment type: Yellow 174
Color Index No: 21098
Pigment Content: 38%
Solvent Content: 14.4%
Solvent Boiling Range: 520 to 750 F
Bio/renewables content: 18%
Vehicle type: Quickset/Heatset Multipurpose
Appearance: Thick, tacky yellow paste