PF WIDE FORMAT DIGITAL PRINTING 54 images JULY 2019 Screen Print World: M&R Novus Textura 1800 Available from Screen Print World, the M&R Novus Textura 1800 large format automatic dye sublimation printer is designed for unattended roll-to-roll high-speed transfer dye sublimation printing in four-colour CMYK and true greyscale at resolutions of up to 1,200dpi. It is capable of printing substrates 1.8m wide at high-productivity speeds of up to 140sqm/h, with sustained productivity speeds of up to 120sqm/h. The system supports printing on a wide range of heavy and thin papers, allowing flexibility on a variety of applications. The Textura 1800 also includes an integrated unwind/ rewind mechanism designed to hold jumbo-size paper rolls up to 200kg, and its industrial media-handling system allows long-print runs to take place unattended. “Dye sublimation transfer is the optimal choice for customising polyester apparel, sportswear fabrics, cut- and-sew yardage fabrics, bags and T-shirts, and M&R’s Novus Textura 1800 sets a new standard for price, performance and low ink costs,” says Screen Print World. Also from Screen Print World and part of the M&R Novus line is the Ultra 3200 UV LED roll-to-roll inkjet printer. It’s designed for multi-roll printing of substrates up to 3.2m wide. Xpres: Epson F6200, Mimaki CJV150-75 and Sawgrass VJ-628 Xpres says it offers “a huge range of wide format solutions, including key players in sublimation and print-and-cut”. Included in the line-up is the Epson SureColor F6200, a professional, digital, dye sublimation printer that Xpres says was developed specifically for the production of high- quality printed textiles and promotional goods. “Part of a complete Epson package, everything is made and supported by one manufacturer to ensure it all works seamlessly together,” explains Xpres. “Create sublimation-printed fabrics, POS displays, interior décor, ChromaLuxe, sportswear, flags, banners, fashion accessories, apparel and more!” Also available is the Mimaki CJV150-75, a print-and-cut machine that Xpres says delivers “high- quality printing and sharp, accurate cutting for fresh, brilliant ideas and hundreds of different applications”. The multiple functions of the CJV150 series promise “high-accuracy cutting, enabling the production of labels, stickers and vehicle wraps with ease”. Another option is the Sawgrass VJ-628 sublimation printer, which at 24.8” wide is wider than conventional A4 and A3 units but is still compact enough to sit on a desktop. Xpres says it offers brighter high-definition images, ease of operation and reduced imaging costs, adding: “This next generation printer delivers the highest resolution prints possible for dazzling, photo-quality reproduction – up to 1,400 x 1,400dpi.” The Textura 1800 dye sub printer is available from Screen Print World The Epson SureColor F6200 is just one of many wide format solutions offered by Xpres