Mutoh Europe nv, EMEA business unit of Mutoh Industries Co. Ltd., Japan, today announced EMEA release of two new 64” (162 cm) wide high quality and high productivity piezo drop-on-demand roll fed sign & display inkjet printers, called XpertJet 1641SR and XpertJet 1682SR.
Developed & manufactured in Japan, the new XpertJet printers feature entirely new cosmetics, a new 7 colour – CMYK, Lc, Lm, Lk - ink set, multiple product enhancements and pioneering innovative features. XpertJet 1641SR is a single head 4 colour model. XpertJet 1682SR is a dual staggered head model for 2x4 colour setup or 7 colour setup.
The XpertJet printers have been specifically developed for high quality cost-effective volume production of sign & display graphics, for long term outdoor applications as well as durable prints for indoor use. Applications encompass posters, backlit signs, wall coverings, point-of-sale displays, fine art reproduction prints, vehicle graphics, windows graphics, self-adhesive stickers, etc…
“Mutoh has been a pioneer in sign & display printers ever since 2004. XpertJet is already our fifth generation of sign & display printers. The XpertJets are the successors of our multi-awarded ValueJet 1624X and ValueJet 1638X printers”, says Kenji YASUHARA, Mutoh Europe’s Managing Director.
“The XPJ-1641SR and XPJ-1682SR offer an excellent balance between the capacity for speed production print work and top quality print work. The new additional Lc, Lm and Lk colours of our new MS-41 series ink set will also bring extra quality to businesses focusing on highest quality prints with smooth skin tones & gradients for short viewing distances.”
“In line with our company-wide commitment to create continuous improvement and innovation, the robustly built XpertJet printers feature proven and industry leading Mutoh technology. They are also packed with multiple product enhancements to provide sign professionals unrivalled print quality, the highest degree of user comfort and reliability for many years to come”, Yasuhara concludes.
XpertJet 1641SR / 1682SR – Key Features
Mutoh’s fifth generation piezo drop-on-demand roll fed sign & display printers
64” – 162 cm - CMYK (1641SR) / 2 x CMYK or CMYK + Lc, Lm, Lk (1682SR)
Robustly built platform
High precision aluminum extrusion for extremely accurate ink dot placement, entirely new machine cosmetics, new print platen & smart printed circuit board design.
Excellent user experience ranking
Illuminated print platform, new multi-language intuitive OLED display, remote printer monitoring from smartphone or tablet.
Automatic adjustment of jet fire timings in function of the thickness of the media loaded & automated bi-directional alignment via integrated colour sensor.
Enhanced media handling & transport
Easy single operator media loading : newly developed roll-off system and coreless flanges; worry free transport of the widest range of roll substrates thanks to multi-level pinch rollers with adaptable pressure. New 40 kg motorised winder system.
New generation of cost-efficient & low maintenance Eco Solvent Inks
1 liter packs. 7 colours – CMYK, Lc, Lm, Lk.
Wide colour gamut. Vibrant high density prints with excellent dot gain.
Cost-efficient and operator-friendly thanks to low maintenance.
Suited for long term outdoor and indoor commercial graphics.
Excellent outdoor durability, abrasion and chemical resistance scores.
For starters or established print shops needing extra versatility and flexibility as well as for businesses focusing on the combination of speed production and top quality print work.
The new XpertJet printers will be available exclusively from Mutoh Certified Distributors throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
For more info on Mutoh and its products, visit www.mutoh.eu