Direct Color Systems® has released the latest addition to its popular Direct Jet small-format UV LED printer lin
e, which allows users to effortlessly create stunning flat and TEXTUR3D™ photo-quality prints on signage, ADA-compliant/Braille signage, promotional products, awards, industrial parts and much more.
The new Direct Jet 1024UVMVP is a max volume production model designed to increase profitability
by producing more, in less time, with the same industry-leading print quality that users have come to expect from DCS.
"The MVP was engineered to be a true production machine," said Blair Allen, President of Direct Color Systems. "In a market that continues to grow and push the envelope, this is the most advanced small-format machine designed to support a high-production operation and still provide end users with the speed, quality and advanced features they need to enhance margins and continue to grow their business."
New and best in class* enhancements include enhanced X-axis motion for up to a 20% increase in throughput over previous models; Bulk Ink System™ allowing for 100% utilization of available ink; programmable and automatic circulation system of the entire white ink vessel; and ACS™ print head anti-cure system for streamlined performance on reflective, shiny and/or mirrored surfaces. Leverage inline printing for maximized productivity from every single pass.
The 1024UVMVP features DCS's trademark TEXTUR3D™ raised printing capability and allows users to design and create stunning ADA-compliant/Braille signage with ease. The printer has a 10" x 24" (254mm x 610mm) printable area and boasts unparalleled industrial strength capabilities. Print on wood, metals, plastics, ceramic tiles and glass substrates from 0" to 15" (381mm) thick, weighing up to 30 lbs. (13.6 kg). The printer also features a 3.5" (89mm) color LCD touch screen display that provides interactive feedback, on-demand printer status and real-time ink levels.
Precision Dot Control™ and a heavy-duty Y-axis module that allows for absolute Y-axis positioning accuracy and repeatability of ±0.0015" (.038mm) help ensure premium print quality. DCS's Multisolve™ UV LED inks provide outstanding durability against solvents and abrasion, with premium white ink performance that allows users to print vibrant colors onto virtually any colored or transparent substrate.
* Based on data collected from published literature and/or electronic sites as of 10/15/13.