VersaBase™ 3037 Red Lake C
VersaBase™ 3037 Red Lake C is a multi-purpose dispersion of 37% Red Lake C (Warm Red) pigment in a universal vehicle for paste inks. VersaBase™ 3037 Red Lake C can be used alone for making many types of Warm Red inks such as Quickset/Sheetfed Lithographic, Heatset Web Offset, Business Forms, and Newsinks.
Typically used to make Warm Red mixing inks, 25% to 50% of VersaBase™ 3037 Red Lake C by total formula weight is considered a normal loading for most paste ink formulas.
Chemical Resistance: 5% HCl: Good 5% NaOH: Fair
Water: Excellent Ethanol: Fair Hot Paraffin: Good Soap: Fair Lacquer Solvents: Fair Linseed Oil: Excellent Diethylene Glycol: Fair Mineral Spirits: Very Good
Lightfastness: Full Strength: Fair Tint: Poor
Pigment type: Red Lake "C" 53:1 (Barium Salt)
Color Index No: 15585:1
Pigment Content: 37%
Solvent Content: 15%
Solvent Boiling Range: 520 to 750 F
Bio/renewables content: 17.5%
Vehicle type: Quickset/Heatset Multipurpose
Appearance: Thick, tacky red paste