Ciba XYMARA Electra inks
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Ciba new range of printable, electrically conductive inks – the Ciba® XYMARA™ Electra range can be used to print electronic circuits. The advantage of Xymara is that, unlike conventional microchips, there is no need to go through multi-step industrial processes in highly controlled environments. It can be printed on paper and the paper may be rolled or folded up without loss of performance. Being able to print circuit features means cost and time savings for both the design engineer and the manufacturer.
The first generation of inks has been designed for rotary screen and flat-bed screen printing; inks for other printing methods are in preparation.