On mid-November Efi Reggiani introduced single-pass Bolt textile printer, in their Bergamo facilities during an open house event. This printer has a throughput speed of up to 295 feet per minute (more than 86,100 square feet per hour) at a resolution of 600 x 600 dots per inch (dpi).
The printheads used on the Bolt printer have been developed exclusively for EFI Reggiani with a drop-size of 5 – 30 picoliters, and can produce a maximum resolution of 600 x 4,800 dpi. It has a contactless wiping system for printheads and an assisted alignment system for its test calibration scan unit.
Bolt single-pass is an industrial printer designed for 24/7 continuous printing, plus it meets requirements for ecologically sustainable digital textile imaging in apparel, décor and other markets.