Direct-to-Substrate Flatbed Inkjet Printer – 13" x 24"

Direct Jet 1324

Calibrated for Multisolve Inks.

The Direct Jet 1324 is DCS's largest flatbed inket printer, with a table size of 13" x 24" (330mm x 609mm) and optimized resolution of up to 5760 dpi. The 1324 can accommodate substrates up to 6" (152mm) thick.

Direct Jet Features

  • Print directly onto tiles, PVC, aluminum, wood, acrylic, crystal, electrical components, CDs, DVDs and more
  • Solvent-resistant print head and capping station
  • 8-chamber (CMYKWWCICI) ink-repelling coated print head to ensure consisent, reliable printing
  • Bright white ink option
  • Clear ink option to seal in durability
  • No pre-coating or undercoating required
  • Complete RIP and print profile options
  • 180 nozzles/chamber
  • Pinpoint LED height adjustment option (must be added at time of order)
Direct Jet 1324 Direct-to-Substrate Flatbed Inket Printer

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Signage | Awards/plaques | Packaging
Ad specialty items | Tiles | Name badges | CD/DVDs
Electrical components | etc.

Specifications – DIrect Jet 1324 Inkjet Printer

Imaging Process On-demand inkjet (Micro Piezo) 8-channel head with 180 nozzles/inch/channel
Resolution Draft Modes1: 360 x 360, 720 x 360, 720 x 720 dpi
Production Modes2: 1440 x 720, 1440 x 1440, 2880 x 1440, 5760 x 1440 dpi
Min./Max. Ink Droplet Size 1.5 picoliters / 21 picoliters
Ink Colors Y, M, C, K, W, W, Cl, Cl (W=White, Cl=Clear)
Ink Supply Individual 14ml refillable cartridges with intelli-smart technology
Print Speed3 2:15 minutes to produce a bi-directional 8" x 10" (203mm x 254mm) image at 1440 x 1440 dpi
4:00 minutes to produce a bi-directional 13" x 14" (330mm x 355mm) image at 1440 x 1440 dpi
6:15 minutes to produce a bi-directional 13" x 24" (330mm x 609mm) image at 1440 x 1440 dpi
Y-Axis Absolute Positioning Accuracy & Repeatability ±0.003" (± 0.076mm) when utilizing the optional Y-axis Heavy-Duty Direct Drive Module
Print Direction Uni- and Bi-Directional
Maximum Print Size 13" x 24" (330mm x 609mm)
Maximum Substrate Size 13" x 25" (330mm x 635mm)
Maximum Substrate Weight 10 lbs. (4.5 kg); heavier weights possible with special order requirements
Z-Axis (Depth/Thickness Control) 6" (152mm) Automatic LED sensing technology
Media Prints to a variety of substrates4 including (but not limited to) plastic, metal, wood, stone, glass, etc. when using our Multisolve™ Inks
Control Panel 10-button membrane switch
Interface Vista and Windows 7 (32 & 64 bit)
Windows® Operating System 2000 Professional, NT, XP, Vista and Windows 7 (32 & 64 bit)
System Minimum Requirements CPU of >2GHz, >4GB RAM, 40 GB free hard disk space and 2 available USB 2.0 ports
System Recommendations Dual-core CPU of >3GHz, 8GB RAM, 100 GB free hard disk space and 2 available USB 2.0 ports
Power Source 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz., 120VAC/2A, 240VAC/1A
Operating Temperature 50˚F to 95˚F (10˚C to 35˚C)
Humidity Non-condensing 20%-80%
Dimensions Depth 27" (686mm) x Height 21" (533mm) x Width 48" (1219mm)
Width max. 62" (1575mm)5
Weight 147 lbs. (66.7kg)
Agency Listings FCC, CE and BV
Warranty Printer 1-year limited warranty
Extended warranties available
Options Color Byte RIP Pro 8 software and accessories
Multisolve™ Inks & Substrates Available through Direct Color Systems and authorized distributors
Click here for Multisolve™ Ink information.
Click here for information on blank substrates supplied by DCS.

This data is for informational purposes only. Direct Color Systems makes no warranties, expressed or implied, in this summary. Specifications are subject to change without notice. This is not an offer of sale.  * Print times may vary dependent on computer configuration.  ** All substrates should be tested for image receptivity with final acceptance and suitability determined by the customer.