TR4085plus® Wax enhanced with resin flat-head ribbon

TR4085plus® is a wax Thermal Transfer Ribbon. It sets quality standards in the market and prints on a wide variety of label materials, minimising production change-overs.

Excellent abrasion resistance and durability throughout the supply chain

TR4085plus® is the industry’s leading wax product since its introduction to the market in November 2000. It features our SmoothCoat® back coat with a 4 Million Linear Inch Guarantee. The unique ink formulation of TR4085plus® dissipates static and is versatile enough to print on a wide variety of label stocks. No other wax product beats TR4085plus® when it comes to edge definition for crisp, rotated barcodes and dark, durable images.

Recommended applications

Electronics industry


Food and beverage industry

Food and beverage

Health and beauty industry

Health and beauty

Inventory and logistics industry

Inventory and logistics

Pharma and healthcare industry

Pharma and healthcare

Retail industry


Performance characteristics of TR4085plus®

TR4085plus® Wax enhanced with resin flat-head Thermal Transfer Ribbon Performance Characteristics
  • Superb colour density (Macbeth)
  • Print sensitivity: 5 – highest
  • High-speed printability
  • Superb label versatility
  • Moderate abrasion and smudge resistance
  • Basic temperature and chemical durability
  • Anti-static back coating: easy handling, clean prints and extended printhead life
  • Halogen-free

Technical product information

Layering of Thermal Transfer Ribbons - Wax

Ink: Wax (resin enhanced)

Colour: Black

Total thickness: 8.0 ± 0.5µm

Base film thickness: 4.8 ± 0.3µm

Ink thickness: 3.2 ± 0.2µm


Store between 5 – 35°C, 20-80% relative humidity, keep away from heat and direct sunlight.



Paper coated
Paper flood-coated
Paper gloss
Paper synthetic
Paper uncoated
Paper vellum
Polyethylene (HDPE)
Polyethylene (LDPE)
Polypropylene (PP)
Textile taffeta
Top coated vinyl
Tyvek® brilion

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