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Tampoprint Intros Flatbed for Media up to 19.6-in. Thick

Includes ErgoSoft RIP

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Tampoprint's latest flatbed, the DMD EP 1600, is a 63-in.-wide machine that can accommodate substrates as thick as 19.6 in. (500 mm). A variable-drop solvent-ink system, the 1600 offers resolutions up to 1400 dpi and speeds up to 301 sq ft/hr. It can print on substrates up to 63 x 98 in. and on all kinds of surfaces, including hard or soft foam plates, plastic, plexiglass, acrylic glass, aluminum composite panels (Dibond), PVC sheets, vinyl foils, textiles, wood, and more.

The DMD EP 1600 offers 4-color solvent inks, which come in 300-ml units; an upgrade to 1-l tanks is available. The inks, which can be replenished while printing, offer an outdoor durability of up to 2 yr. In addition, the machine can also be upgraded to include 6-color inks (CMYKcm).

Included is the ErgoSoft PosterPrint 11.0 RIP, which has been customized to this specific machine. The machine also features an overpressure system for adhesion of ink to the substrate, and postprint heaters and dryers. Additional options include vacuum plate/suction for a vacuum table, and a roll-to-roll converter.

Price: "??150,00(approximately $179,000 US), includes training and 1-yr warranty. Now shipping. (Tampoprint: www.tampoprint.com)

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