There was interest shown by quality printers in SPGPrints’ JAVELIN digital inkjet textile printer, with sales recorded for both the 1850mm-width version of the machine for the apparel market, and the new 3200mm-width version for interior decor applications. The new 3200mm-width JAVELIN will receive its global debut at Heimtextil 2017.
India ITME 2016 marked the first showing in India of the JAVELIN printer. It operated throughout the show. Using Archer technology, JAVELIN fires a variable ink drop a distance of 4mm, enabling a wide range of textiles to be printed with sharp detail, smooth gradations, solid blotches and precise registration.
SPGPrints also registered strong demand for its rotary screen technology, with several sales of the company’s printing lines and digital prepress systems. Sales were recorded of the RD-6 rotary screenprinting line. Sales were also confirmed of SPGPrints’ smartLEX 7043 direct laser exposing system.