Flint has announced a new version of its Xcura sheetfed ink, with the launch of the Xcura Evo range of UV LED ink, which is based on Flint’s energy curing platform technology that was launched earlier this year. Continue reading “Flint launches Xcura Evo sheetfed inks”
Mutoh has been showing off a new A2 industrial printer, the ValueJet 626UF, at this week’s Fespa show. This is a flatbed printer that’s designed to print graphics to a range of objects from bottles and boxes to small parts. This could include short run production, personalized gifts and awards as well as prototypes. Continue reading “Mutoh to launch A2 industrial printer”
Agfa will be bringing an LED version of its Jeti Tauro wide format printer to next week’s Fespa show. Agfa has been steadily updating its printers to use LED curing so it’s hardly a surprise. Continue reading “Agfa to launch LED Jeti Tauro”
Agfa has launched a new roll-fed wide format printer, the Jeti Ceres RTR 3200 LED, a 3.2m wide machine with LED curing, as the name implies. Continue reading “Agfa announces new 3.2m wide Jeti Ceres”
Agfa is to introduce new versions of some of its ‘i’ printers that use LED-UV curing rather than conventional mercury lamps. Agfa has opted for air-cooled 16 Watt/cm² UV LED lamps. It’s an obvious move given the benefits of LED curing, namely lower energy costs and more consistent results as the LEDs last far longer. Continue reading “Agfa turns to LED curing”
IST UK has announced a scheme to retrofit various UV options to installed presses. This service applies to both LE-UV (also known as HUV by Komori users) and LED-UV/LUV as well as conventional UV drying technology. Continue reading “IST launches UV retrofit service”
Fujifilm has announced a new version of its Acuity 1600 LED, a roll-fed wide format printer that uses UV inks with LED curing. The new Acuity LED 1600 II printer is 50 percent faster at 33sqm/hr. Continue reading “Fuji updates Acuity 1600 wide format printer”
It’s 200 years since Friedrich Koenig and Andreas Bauer installed their first printing press. And to mark this milestone the company has announced a new, larger inkjet press.