The HP Scitex FB and EFI VUTEk DS. These production printers compete with screenprinting presses. By Sophie Matthews-Paul. October 19, Print Service Provider Next Printing in Sydney’s St. Peters is the second company in Asia Pacific to purchase the HP Scitex FB ultra-high speed UV digital. Read HP Scitex FB and the latest news and analysis from across the printing industry.
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Imagine! Print Solutions Installs HP Scitex FB Printer
Figures depend on the actual ink coverage of your job mix, but HP estimates ink consumption averages out at m2 per litre. Type UV-cured flatbed Format 3. Productivity figures provided include loading and unloading times, so, according to HP, should reflect actual production speeds rather than theoretical printing only speed. Site Login My Printweek. If you are seeing this message, it is most likely because your browser is using an ad blocker.
But before the company committed to the purchase it did its homework. The installation will also enable Next Printing to expand its market reach.
It was developed at its Corvallis, Oregon site, which also developed HP’s thermal printheads. Next Printing, the digital print division of the highly successful commercial photo finishing company, Photo King, was one of the few large format producers to install UV flatbed technology when it opened scitwx business in James Duckenfield, Hobs Group New year predictions: Danny Clarke, Howard Sctex New year predictions: Each head has nozzles within a From there, it set itself the gp of building a machine that would offer significant time and cost savings for a shop running two sheet jobs per shift for 20 days per month.
The good news is that the printheads up be replaced by the user without the need for an engineer. The machine has four point-of-purchase PoP quality modes ranging from the highest quality PoP 17, which is 17 sheets per hour 90m2 per hour through to PoP 42, which churns out 42 sheets or m2 per hour. Type UV-cured hybrid Format 3. Type UV-cured hybrid Format 2. UV curing of the inks is provided by a cold mirror shuttered lamp system. What will be your abiding memory acitex ?
We service highly competitive markets such as visual merchandising, entertainment and television where speed to market is critical. The operator loads each sheet onto a feed table, which then registers the job before loading it onto the print table.
The FB’s flatbed traversing under the printhead can be seen as being an unwrapped version of the Turbojet’s drum architecture, to make it capable of handling rigid and thick materials. The FB has a maximum sheet size and printable area of 1.
Latest News New year predictions: Type UV-cured flatbed Format 1.
Avisar claims this offers cost benefits, which are passed on to customers who will pay “hundreds of dollars for printheads, rather than thousands”. The X2 head is a piezo-electric head. HP defines the output speed in both square metres per hour and number of full size 1.
In addition to the six colours fitted, it is possible to fit another two taking the total up to eight. Printed sheets are automatically transferred to a stacker.
Julian Hocking, Nationwide Print New year predictions: HP Scitex started development of the FB in by asking managers and operators from some of the world’s leading screen printers what specifications a digital machine would need to supplant screen. HP says less than two heads per month need changing and the replacement head costs are included in the first-year maintenance contract.
Jason Hammond, The Delta Group. It’s not only scitdx printheads that leverage existing HP technology. The printhead carriage is taken from the firm’s long established Turbojet machine. They process is very simple, you can find out how by following this link. We believe this technology is as revolutionary as the HP Scitex Turbojet — when that was sscitex onto the market it immediately raised the bar. News NewsEmail Bulletins. Avisar claims manning on a screen press might run to 10, whereas the FB can be run by a single bp.
The firm argues this arrangement provides the best compromise of productivity and substrate flexibility. The FB is a well-thought out package and, while it may not offer headline-grabbing speeds, it has a sensible specification that delivers versatility and productivity.
Maiden printhead The X2 is HP’s first piezo electric head. With the new Scitex we will be able to provide a vastly improved service that also assures quality. HP believes the rush of high-speed digital machines to the market will push screen printing from fb750 mainstream process into a niche. HP’s big news at Fespa Digital in Amsterdam earlier this month was the European debut of its high-end UV flatbed machine, the HP Scitex FB, which was one of a raft of launches and updates in that sector of the market unveiled at the show.
Agfa says it can combine screen print with digital print to maximise the strengths of both.
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If we can improve on delivery times, then our clients can promote their products and services faster. Next Printing has removed two older printers to make way for the HP Scitex FB, which is being installed this month.
Flexible and rigid sheets up to 25mm thick can be handled, including paper, card, polypropylene, polystyrene corrugated boards, foam and PVC. In addition, there are two higher speed fb7050 producing 63 sheets per hour m2 per hour and 95 sheets per hour m2 per hour respectively.
The company outputs a range of signage products including exhibition display graphics, retail merchandising solutions and promotional materials.
So, although the FB is HP’s first moving-bed flatbed, the imaging technology is proven in the field in high-speed production.