Epson to display SureColor SC-S80600
printer for hometextiles market
SPGPrints will showcase its digital and rotary screen
printing solutions for home furnishing and interior decor
markets at Heimtextil 2019 (Hall 3, Level 1, Stand B17), 8 – 11
January, Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany.
PIKE 700 UV digital inkjet printer
The highlight of SPGPrints’ digital offering – shown by video
presentation at the stand - is the PIKE 700 UV-inkjet hybrid
printer, for decor laminates and other industrial applications,
and based on the company’s Archer® inkjet technology.
With the PIKE 700, designers and decorators can have custom
or mass-market products quickly and cost-effectively, no matter
what the volume.
It is a 700 mm-wide roll-to-roll machine, featuring up to 10
colour positions around a central cylinder, with CMYK plus white
as standard. The printer features LED pinning between colour
stations to ensure image sharpness. It uses SPGPrints’ own inks
that are optimised for the machine’s print heads and treatment
The PIKE 700 printer can print on the full range of textiles,
papers, films, foils and boards at resolutions of up to 1200dpi.
It produces vignettes with tonal gradations that are smoother
than conventional printing technology and achieves consistent
colour uniformity on both supported and unsupported paper and
film materials up to 450µm thickness.
Furthermore, the printer may incorporate rotary screen
printing units for added value high-impact “look and feel”
effects, as well as priming, corona treatment among other
complementary technologies, to form a complete single-pass
Complete, customised rotary screen
SPGPrints’ complete, custom-designed rotary screen printing
workflows provide the platform for productive, cost-efficient
and high quality wallcover manufacturing.
The company’s programme includes complete printing lines,
such as the PD5 hybrid printing line, which are available for
use with SPGPrints’ nickel rotary screens and direct laser
SPGPrints’ SpecialScreen® seamless nickel rotary screens
combine a high mesh-count with a large hole size, enabling fine
and detailed printing with large particles, without risk of
blockage. SpecialScreen screens provide precision reproduction
with smooth tonal gradations, fine outline printing, as well as
puff, 3D tactile, glitter and reflective effects for enhanced
The SpecialScreen range includes the 100SP/ 40 percent and
130SP/ 33 percent customised screens for water-based paste,
suited for creating 3D designs. The 250SP screen, achieving
rasters of up to 60 l/cm, is ideal for fine detail and
halftones. Multiple colour runs that use special effects, like
metallic gold and silver or Iriodine for a high-lustre finish,
add value and create the unique looks that are favoured by
high-end designers and retailers.