Also announces upgrades to the Acuity Advance and Advance-X2.
Fujifilm has announced the debut of Acuity Advance LT, an entry-level UV flatbed. The 4-color printer, which features variable dot imaging, can accommodate rigid media up to 49.6 x 98.4 in., up to 1.89-in. thick; it can handle roll media (optional) up to 86.6-in. wide. Top speed is 132 sq ft/hr in Production mode; 91 sq ft/hr in Quality mode. The Advance LT utilizes KO or KI-series inks, packaged in 2-liter bags. The LT can be upgraded to the standard Advance or to Advance with white.
Fujifilm has also introduced several new features for both the Acuity Advance and Advance-X2 printers, including:
• A redesigned UV-curing system that makes more curing energy available while reducing the heat on the media surface by up to 50%;
• A new Express mode, offering speeds up to 377 sq ft/hr;
• A new High Definition print mode, to support a minimum text size of 2 points; and
• An improved vacuum table for better handling of thin and irregularly shaped media.