Big Picture - August 2017 - 32
'Widest Textile Printer in the World'
GANDY DIGITAL | gandydigital.com
Gandy Digital has introduced the Softjet 5000, a 209-in. textile printer, reportedly
the widest machine of its kind. The machine offers the ability to print simultaneously on multiple rolls of different widths. The Softjet also features an integrated, ultrasonic automatic sewing system, designed to attach new rolls and therefore
reduce media waste on roll change-outs. Additional features include an adjustable
fabric tension system, an integrated heating drum, and more. Users can print up to
6 colors at speeds up to 3444 sq ft/hr.
'Sharkskin' Floor Graphic Film
KERNOW COATINGS | kernowcoatings.com
Kernow Coatings has revealed KernowJet FloorShark floor graphic film.
Available in 54- and 60-in. rolls, FloorShark is designed for P-O-P displays on
hard floors and short-pile carpet tiles. Kernow reports the new film uses
"sharkskin" coating technology to provide a slip-resistant, removable floor
FloorShark is directly printable with eco-solvent, solvent, UV-curable, and
latex inks. The material is scratch- and tear-resistant. Lamination is not
required, according to the company.
CET Color Reveals Superwide UV Printer
CET COLOR | cetcolor.com
CET Color has announced the 126-in. 3200UVRTR printer for printing banners,
backlit signage, mesh, vinyl, and more. Available with two or four Kyocera printheads, the machine offers CMYKcm + dual white. It supports Onyx or Caldera RIP
software. Features include a built-in light source for previewing backlit materials
before they go to the take-up reel. The 3200UVRTR also offers dual-roll printing.