Product News: Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Cutting System Printer offers print speeds of 2.5-100 cm/s.

Press Release Summary:

Dec 07, 2012 - Available as optional gantry-mounted accessory for conveyor and static table systems, JetPRO™ offers selection of scalable fonts and barcodes. Inkjet drop-on-demand printer supports character heights from ½–2 ½ in. and printing angles of 0, 90, 180, 170, and 360°. Offering alternative to pen or airbrush marking options, XY printer is applicable for customers in aerospace, automotive, composite, and industrial fabrics industries.

Original Press Release

JetPRO Inkjet Accessory Added to Equipment Line-Up

Press release date: Dec 06, 2012

BUFFALO, N.Y., USA - Eastman Machine Company, manufacturer of cutting machines, automated cutting systems, material handling equipment, and software solutions announces the release of JetPRO™, its latest automatic cutting system accessory. The inkjet printing system is applicable for customers in the aerospace, automotive, composite and industrial fabrics industries.

JetPRO™ is an inkjet drop on demand printer and is an optional gantry mounted upgrade for Eastman’s conveyor and static table systems. The system allows full speed character printing with an ink color and formulas available for most surfaces. JetPRO is the answer to fast throughput printing compared to more traditional pen or airbrush marking options. It joins the line-up alongside Eastman's exclusive EasiMark airbrush system, and EasiLabel, a system to apply adhesive labels directly onto the material.

X,Y printer
Selection of scalable fonts and barcode
Set character height from ½” through 2-1/2”.
Printing angles include 0, 90, 180, 170, and 360 degree
Printing Speed: 2.5 cm/s – 100 cm/s (actual print speed may vary between porous and non-porous materials)  
Ink: 1 color - Consult factory for color/formula availability (aerospace formulas optional)
Variety of colors (pigmented and non-pigmented ink available)
Manual height adjustment to raise and lower the head
Reservoir for ink is 1 liter
Available as an optional accessory for the conveyor and static table systems (cutPRO models only)

About Eastman Machine Company
Eastman Machine Company ( manufactures custom engineered solutions and innovative cutting technologies for soft-goods industries. Eastman’s world headquarters are located in Buffalo, New York, U.S.A. with sales offices, agents and distributors around the world. A dedicated staff of engineers, technical service and installation teams are readily available for training and support to guarantee immediate response to customer’s needs. As an added value and support for investment purposes, the company offers complimentary test cut analyses on material and patterns/files, with video footage, to capture the machine’s cut speed, material efficiency and recommended system configurations. The company was established in 1888 and is a fifth-generation, family-owned business with a broad base of elite customers in the wind energy, marine, composites, military, aerospace and industrial fabrics industries.