New UJV500-160 LED UV Printer from Mimaki

Also: CG-SR III series of cutting plotters.

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Mimaki USA’s new UJV500-160 LED UV printer utilizes LUS-200 UV inks (CMYK) jointly developed with 3M for applications with curved surfaces. When applied onto 3M media and using 3M guidelines, the inks carry the 3M MCS Warranty. The 64-in. rollfed printer provides a high-end print speed of 645 sq ft/hr; top resolution is 1200 dpi. Other features on the UJV500-160 include: Mimaki Advanced Pass System (MAPS), to reduce banding; nozzle recovery system; a vertical tension takeup system; three-way intelligent heater; and more. MSRP: $139,995; available in early summer.

The CG-SR III series of cutting plotters has also been introduced, successors to Mimaki’s II series. The 24-in. CG-60 and the 54-in. 130SR III models both offer a cutting pressure of 500g, a cutting speed up to 27.5 in./sec (39 in./sec moving); remote monitoring; and more. The SR III models can accommodate media up to 1.5-mm thick. Bundled with Fine Cut 8 and Simple Cut software.


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