Monotech Systems has successfully installed its first Jetsci VSRI at a security printer’s facility, with the second press in the process of being installed. Jetsci VSRI was launched at Labelexpo India 2014 and this order was booked during the show.
Monotech Systems that unveiled its new avatar of Jetsci variable data printing (VDP) inkjet system at Labelexpo India 2014 on 29 October. VSRI stands for variable data printing, slitting, rewinding and inspection, and the machine, Jetsci VSRI 330, was on display at the company’s stall at the expo. Jetsci VSRI is designed for label and security printing jobs such as tax stamps, and comprises a slitter, rewinder, UV inkjet printing system, UV curing, camera inspection and verification system. Variable data printed on each label gets verified by the camera inspection system.
The Jetsci systems are available in two variants - Y and M series. The M series is a new product with speeds over 150 metre per minute either with UV curable ink or water-based ink, depending on the applications. The machine with Kyocera printing heads and GEW UV drying lamps, is capable to print through both water-based and UV inks.
Monotech Systems has also installed a total of 18 Jetsci inkjet VDP monochrome machines. Of these, 14 were installed during the 2014-15 financial year.