Midcomp showcased the latest technology from HP, including the L26500 and L28500 and Scitex FB700 at the Sign Africa RoadShow in Cape Town.
The 155cm (61 in) wide L26500 is perfect for those starting up their signage business. With print speeds of up to 22,9sqm/hr (in billboard mode) per hour and instantly dry and ready to use prints, the printers create greater productivity and turnaround time for your business. They offer a broad range of outdoor and indoor applications with a vast range of media to choose from.
The 2,64m wide L28500 offers improved durability compared with Eco-solvent technology. It features new HP 762 Latex Designjet inks, which produce rich blacks and glossy results on banners and self-adhesive vinyl, and offer double-sided printing capabilities with less user intervention and more accurate, automated registration.
The HP Scitex FB700 lets you print fast and load simultaneously. Print high-quality results on virtually any rigid and flexible media and watch your business grow. Enjoy peace of mind with a robust and reliable device. Print on materials that are extra thick, up to 6.4 cm (2.5 in), and large, up to 2.5 m (98.4 in) wide by 3.05 m (120 in) long.
The company also showcased the Anajet Sprint, which produces outstanding digital colours and effects on a wide variety of garments, textile materials and decorative items. With the Sprint, you can print a 25,4cm x 25,4cm (10” x 10”) graphic in one minute or less. You can also print digital quality graphics on black and dark garments in three minutes or less (one pass for a white base, the second pass for colour).