FOR INKS, PAINTS, DYES, AND PASTES
Innovative Solutions to Coatings Management for Progressive Printers
SPEC combines the latest hardware and software technology in our full line of ink dispensing and management systems. This results with systems that provide the highest reliability, flexibility, and user-friendly operation available today. It is the perfect tool for printers to gain an edge in today’s competitive marketplace.
SPEC dispensing systems not only automate the dispensing of ingredients to provide excellent shade repeatability from batch to batch, but it serves as a complete Ink Management System. The systems handle everything from formula storage, to job scheduling, to batch dispensing, to inventory control, to production reporting.
SPEC’s water-based dispensing systems are designed to be used with water-based inks and other materials. These systems are typically located in non-hazardous areas and are free from volatile materials, such as solvents. Some features of these systems include:
- Non-groundable polypropylene pumps
- Reinforced PVC braided material transfer hoses
- PVC pipe, ball valves, and fittings
DATASHEETS FOR SPEC WATER-BASED SYSTEMS
SPEC’s solvent-based dispensing systems are designed to be used with highly flammable materials in Class 1 Division 1 and Class 1 Division 2 environments. These systems are designed and built to be housed in the most hazardous of areas. Some features of these systems include:
- Groundable aluminum or stainless steel pumps
- Wire reinforced chemical material transfer hoses
- Stainless steel pipe, ball valves, and fittings
DATASHEETS FOR SPEC SOLVENT-BASED SYSTEMS
UV AND OFFSET INK SYSTEMS
SPEC’s UV Ink and Offset Ink dispensing systems are designed to handle these unique materials by ensuring chemical compatibility with our materials of construction. These inks are usually higher in viscosity and can sometimes require piston pumps or pressurized methods to move the materials. These systems are typically located in non-hazardous areas and are free from volatile materials, such as solvents. Some features of these systems include:
- Non-groundable polypropylene pumps, piston pumps, or pressurized vessels
- Use with Ritter offset ink cartridges
- Polypropylene pipe, ball valves, and fittings
DATASHEETS FOR SPEC UV AND OFFSET SYSTEMS
SPEC realizes that our standard product offerings may not fit your unique application. Being an engineering company at heart, we are not afraid to deviate from the norm to help create a system that works for you. If you don’t see exactly what you’re looking for, call or email us. Our highly technical sales team knows the questions to ask to understand your process and quote a system built just for you.
- Dispense from standard 1-gallon paint cans (SPEC Tipper Pictured)
- Batch and transfer systems
- Custom systems for specific ink lines