TR4500 Premium TTO Wax/Resin

Versatility Series
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Product Description

Part of a complete line of superior-performing near edge product solutions, TR4500 is the best ribbon on the market for thermal transfer printers equipped with near edge or corner edge printheads. TR4500 is designed with DNP’s specially formulated backcoat technology, as well as DNP’s exclusive anti-static properties for easy handling and superior printhead protection. This ribbon prints dark images at high speeds and low energy settings on a wide variety of label and tag stocks from paper to low-end synthetics.

Standard Colors


Recommended Substrates

Tag / Paper
  • Uncoated Tag
  • Coated Tag
  • Coated Face Sheets
  • Uncoated Face Sheets
  • Gloss Sheets



  • Polypropylene
  • Polyethylene
  • Polyolefin



Specialty Materials
  • Tyvek®
  • Tyvek Brillion®
  • Valeron®

Application Spotlight: DuPont™ Tyvek®

Tyvek® is a 100% synthetic material made from high-density spunbound polyethylene fibers. Lightweight, durable and breathable, yet resistant to water, abrasion, bacterial penetration and aging, Tyvek is an amazing material used to improve a variety of applications across multiple industries.

Why TR4500 Premium Wax/Resin?

TR4500 is specifically designed for use with Tyvek. The primer layer of this specially formulated ribbon allows ink to release and melt in a unique way. Unlike other thermal transfer inks, TR4500 flows over every peak and down into each valley of Tyvek’s dense filament web, producing clear, crisp images.

Use TR4500 with these applications

1073B provides durable medical device and pharmaceutical packaging for demanding applications.

DuPont™ Tyvek® 1073B
DuPont™ Tyvek® 4173D

4173D is lightweight, flexible, and ideal for a broad range of high strength applications.