Product of the Month

Heidelberg Primefire 106

B1-format simplex seven-colour digital press for industrial packaging printing.

What does it do?
This is a B1-format simplex seven-colour inkjet press intended primarily for folding carton work in runs of one to about 1,500 sheets. The press is a collaboration between Heidelberg, which makes the main press platform, and Fujifilm, which largely builds the inkjet print engine. The inks are water based and food-safe (conforming to Swiss Ordnance).

Max sheet size: 75x106cm

Media weight: 170-450gsm

Media thickness range: 0.2-0.6mm

Printheads: Fujifilm Samba greyscale piezo, single-pass

Resolutions: 1,200x1,200dpi or 1,200x600dpi

Speeds: 2,500sph (1,200x1,200dpi), 4,500sph (1,200x600dpi)

Inline coating: Optional UV or aqueous


Screen Truepress Jet L350UV+LM

Screen’s revamped inkjet label press opens up additional applications.

What does it do?
The Truepress Jet L350UV+LM is a UV inkjet label press targeted at the premium end of the digital labels market. The first generation of digital label presses from the likes of Xeikon and HP Indigo used toner technology. Whereas inkjet presses, such as Screen’s first inkjet label press the L350UV, delivered higher speed and uptime, they did not meet the needs for the product safety of food labels. With the new

AGFA Anapurna H1650i LED

A high-speed 4/6-colour + white hybrid UV LED-curable inkjet system.

What does it do?
The latest addition to the Anapurna LED series – the Anapurna H1650i LED – is a smaller version of the popular Anapurna H2050i LED printer, with which it shares several features and benefits. Like its bigger brother, the new Anapurna prints on rigid and flexible media by means of LED curing, resulting in a lower cost of ownership. It combines this with Agfa’s award-winning imaging quality, ink-saving thin ink

Inca Onset M

Both an automated flatbed inkjet and a low-cost sheetfed B1 press.

What does the product do?
This is a UK-built sheetfed B1 printer using multi-pass inkjet and UV-cured inks, capable of printing up to 200 full-sized sheets per hour. It is essentially a flatbed printer with a sheet feeder, through-transport and stacking system. It will be distributed globally by both Inca and Fujifilm, which already distributes other Inca Onsets. 
Their product manager Paul Baker says it is a “direct result of