TenseLine Series

The TenseLine is a modern all-round eco-series designed for the widest possible field of applications. This series is suited for almost any type of printing machines (perfecting machines as well as straight printing presses) and for most absorbing printing substrates.

To meet the increasing demand for sustainability this series is formulated without mineral oil.

Because of its universality the TenseLine is especially suited for large corporate groups with different manufacturing bases and various printing machines and offers by using only one type of ink best preconditions from ink side to achieve identical print results.

The TenseLine is characterised by:

  • Excellent runability
  • Very good ink transport
  • Excellent ink/water balance
  • Very high intensity
  • Good abrasion resistance

The medium speed of setting of the TenseLine enables printing on almost all kinds of absorbing papers.

As a modern ink series TenseLine fulfils all requirements of ISO-Norm 2846-1. Its colour intensity and dot sharpness allows the printer to meet all requirements of ISO-Norm 12647-2 regarding ink properties, as well as achieving a very neutral grey-balance.


  • Work and turn 4
  • Processing/Finishing 4
  • Rub resistance 4
  • Gloss 3
  • Setting  medium
  • Suited for perfecting yes
  • IR drying recommended no
  • Duct fresh  yes

5 = excellent | 4 = very good | 3 = good | 2 = satisfying | 1 = sufficient

item No.lighttransp.alcoholnitroalkali
TenseLine Yellow 2900TL015++++
TenseLine Magenta4391TL015+++-
TenseLine Cyan7019TL018++++
TenseLine Black9TL0018-+++

+ property given | - property not given


This technical instruction sheet is designed for your information and reference. It is based on and conforms to our current knowledge. However as actual application is affected by many factors over which we have no control, we are not liable for printing failures.