Substrates & Inks
Pad Print USA has been a leader in Medical Device and Specialty Marketing pad printing for years! We offer expertise in ink and substrate selection, ink adhesion, as well as pre and post production processes.
The following is a partial list of substrates on which Pad Print USA can process:
Acetal Copolymer, Acrylic (PMMA), Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS), Aluminum, Carbothane, Delrin, Dow Isoplast, Dupont Elvax, Elastollan (thermoplastic polyurethane), Estane Expanded Polytetrafluorethylene (ePTFE), FEP Glass Grilamid (nylong), High Density Polyethylene (HDPE), Kapton Polyamide, Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE), Neoprene, Nitinol, Nylon, Paper, Pebax, PTFE, PEEK, Pellethane, Perfluoroalkoxy (PFA), PET Shrink tubing, Polycarbonate (PC), Polyester, Polyethermide Polyethylene (PE), Polyimide (PI), Polyole-n Polypropylene (PP), Polystyrene (PS), Polyurethane Polyvinylchloride (PVC), Powder Coated Metals, Santoprene, Sililcone, Stainless Steel, Styrene-Acrylonitrile Copolymer (SAN), Tecoflex, Ultem (polyethermide).
Pad Print USA is the medical device pad printing company that customers have come to trust for high-resolution permanent markings on difficult substrates using USP Class VI medical grade and Biocompatible Inks. Class VI Inks (or alternative inks as specified by our customers) help to ensure strict adherence and control. These Class VI Medical grade inks are widely used on medical devices including catheters, microcatheters, tubing, trocars, cannulas, heat shrinks, syringes and other surgical instruments to comply with FDA standards for products that may come in physical contact with the human body.