Market and Applications and who uses this type of large format printer
The Mutoh ValueJet VJ-1638WX 64” 1625mm, high-end, dual head dye sublimation inkjet printer is designed for Sign and Print Makers, Print Service Providers and Commercial Printers looking for an unparalleled level of print quality and automation in the Indoor Digital Transfer application. The ValueJet VJ-1638WX combined with Mutoh’s new water-based transfer sublimation inks makes it possible to transfer onto polyester fabrics, mixed fibre fabrics (minimum 80% polyester) or onto polyester coated objects. The ValueJet VJ-1638WX is the successor of the award-winning ValueJet VJ-1638W, with improved DropMaster technology and improved ink performance, with an average ink consumption of 10ml/m² ink compared to 15ml/m² with the VJ-1638W.
Designed for the production of soft signage, clothing and gadgets: high quality in-store textile decoration & displays, textile banners, pop-ups, personalised home decoration, sportswear & shirts, mugs, phone covers and many more, the Mutoh ValueJet VJ-1638WX delivers best-in-class speed and superior print quality.
Design Supply, a Mutoh Authorised Reseller, works closely with Mutoh to provide the best solutions available to get the job done for your business and maximize your opportunities. With more than 25 years of experience in the large format printer market, Design Supply offers expertise and knowledge in tailoring the exact solution for your specific application.
Key features of the Mutoh ValueJet VJ-1638WX
To deliver best-in-class speed and superior print quality, the high volume Mutoh ValueJet VJ-1638WX features a high-precision mechanical design, latest generation piezo print head technology and new electronics including a powerful 64-bit RISC processor. The Mutoh ValueJet VJ-1638WX delivers an unprecedented level of ease of use, thanks to Mutoh’s award-winning Intelligent Interweaving and the new DropMaster technology.
Maximise your profit with Mutoh’s award-winning Intelligent Interweaving print technology, which offers predictable and repeatable output quality fit for purpose every time in the shortest possible time. drastically reduces or even eliminates horizontal banding, step mismatch banding and the visible effects of missing or misfiring nozzles.
Mutoh’s proprietary DropMaster technology means constant and uncompromised print quality on any thickness/weight of transfer paper used with the ValueJet VJ-1638WX. DropMaster technology, specifically developed for Mutoh’s dual head ValueJet printers, eliminates the need for cumbersome and time consuming media dependent head adjustments.
Stunning performance from the ValueJet VJ-1638WX makes it ideal for both speed production and top quality print work. The ValueJet VJ-1638WX offers a wide range of easily selectable pre-defined print modes and speeds.
High Quality – Super Fine
1080 x 1080
720 x 720
360 x 720
360 x 360
High Speed Production
360 x 360
Specifications and specifications
The ValueJet VJ-1638WX comes with a set of pre-mounted and repositionable scroller supports at the back for easy single operator roll loading. These will enable non-motorised roll off of rolls up to a weight of 30kg.
Depending on your volume and application needs, Mutoh’s optional Take-Up Systems offer fully motorised roll-off and take-up systems for roll weights from 30 kg , 80kg, and 100kg.
Built to last, Mutoh ValueJets are renowned for precision engineering and meticulous production practices for years of profitable use. As you would expect from Mutoh, reliable performance is a given. For added peace of mind, Mutoh ValueJet printers feature a 12-month on-site warranty.
There is a complete range of Mutoh and third party media, compatible with the ValueJet VJ-1638WX available from Design Supply’s media specialists whose expertise can help you determine the best solutions for your particular printing needs.
ValueJet VJ-1638WX works with Mutoh’s new DS-2 Series Water Based Disperse Dye Sublimation Inks
Developed specifically for the ValueJet VJ-1638WX print heads, Mutoh’s Disperse Dye Sublimation inks produce excellent nozzle stability for high speed and high volume printing, delivering superior image sharpness and definition. Mutoh’s new water-based dye sublimation inks are odourless, during both the printing and the transfer process and produce rich, vibrant colours and offer excellent colourfastness. These inks deliver top scores in washing, perspiration, and light fastness properties, including UV durability. Disperse Dye Sublimation Inks are 100% VOC free and are available in 1 litre and 5 litre bottles. After printing with this ink type onto transfer paper or polyester fabrics, a sublimation follow-up treatment (transfer) is required, through high pressure and temperature (calender), to fix the colours. When printing directly onto polyester fabrics with this ink type and after sublimation, the fabric needs to be washed before use, to remove the brownish dispersant and to fully release the vibrant colours typical for sublimation inks. Average ink consumption is 10ml/m².
Mutoh has been at the forefront of the wide format industry for more than 20 years. As an innovative developer and manufacturer of wide-format printers and cutters, Mutoh incorporates pioneering technology to bring you the best equipment for your application. The range of Mutoh ValueJet printers features best-in-class inkjet head technology, latest generation electronics and high quality inks.
Mutoh’s new wide piezo print head, new staggered dual head setup, and new generation electronics offers a unique blend of high speed and high quality. The wide piezo print head features 8-channel drop-on-demand inkjet technology. Each 1440 nozzle head includes four colour sections (C, M, Y, K) each divided in two nozzle rows with 360 nozzles per colour. All four colour sections are in one head, eliminating the need for head to head calibration. The integrated print heads are capable of producing ink drops ranging from 5.9 picoliters to 45.3 picoliters, resulting in incredible accuracy, sharpness, and speed. Increased accuracy and consistency of dot size and dot release during printing improves the image, in addition to increased dot gain control, allowing for more latitude in profile settings. New generation electronics include higher carriage speeds and ink firing frequencies and adapted weaving algorithms give an impressive increase in productions speed as well as optimised ink spread and improved drying.
Mutoh’s award-winning Intelligent Interweaving, , print technology drastically reduces or totally eliminates the typical difficulties inherent to conventional digital inkjet printing, including defects such as horizontal banding, ink mottle, bleed and the visible effects of missing or misfiring nozzles. Ink is laid down in waves, as opposed to straight lines used on most wide format printers. Watch this videoto learn more. The biggest benefit of this proprietary Mutoh print technology is that it offers predictable and repeatable output quality, bringing an unprecedented level of user comfort to the printer operator.
DropMaster technology is a revolutionary print automation technique which eliminates the need for media dependent head adjustments. Specifically designed for Mutoh’s dual head ValueJet models, DropMaster automatically calculates and adjusts the uni/bi-directional fire timings by analysing the media thickness and drop-throw distance between print head and media surface. To learn more about DropMaster technology,
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