TS500-1800 Wide-Format Dye-Sublimation Inkjet Printer
The TS500-1800 is a 74-inch wide high-speed dye sublimation printer that can print at speeds of up to 1615 SqFt/Hr onto cost-effective transfer paper for sublimation to a wide range of textiles. It features a degassing module that enables the printer to use 2L-bottled inks instead of conventional degassed ink packs, reducing costs. The optional MJF500-1800 industrial media handling system can handle paper rolls up to 600 lbs. with an external diameter of 20 inches giving digital textile producers the ability to take full advantage of the high throughput capabilities of the Mimaki TS500-1800 printer.
TS500-1800 Go Beyond
- High productivity of up to 1615 SqFt/hr (150 SqM/hr)
- High resolution printing of up to 1200 dpi
- Dye sublimation inks dry fast and reproduces vibrant colors
- Variable dot printing for exceptional image quality
- Ink mist reduction function
- Nozzle Recovery System
- Two liter link bottles for all colors
- Mimaki Degassing Module enables use of undegassed bottled inks
- Uninterrupted ink supply system
- Heating systems speed drying
- MJF500-1800 industrial media handling system available as an option
- 74.4-inch (1890 mm) width
Highlights of the Mimaki TS500-1800 Printer
High Speed Printing
The TS500-1800 dye sublimation inkjet printer can print at high speeds up to 1615 SqFt/Hr (150 SqM/h). The print heads are arranged in a staggered configuration, producing a larger print swath and enabling faster production speeds.
Variable Drop Printing Produces Smooth Images
The advantage of variable drop printing is most apparent when printing color gradations in light or pastel colors. In addition, variable drop printing delivers fine, high resolution prints that are less granular by jetting two different ink drop sizes at a time.
Ink Mist Reduction
Embedded intake/exhaust fans create airflow that forces ink mists through filters. The reduction of these troublesome ink mists provide stable printer operation.
Product Video of the TS500-1800
Mimaki Degassing Module for Lower Ink Costs
A degassing process is required for manufacturing conventional pouched ink. An embedded system – the Mimaki Degassing Module (MDM-20) – enables the printer to use 2 liter bottled inks instead of conventional degassed ink packs, reducing costs.
Uninterrupted Ink Supply System
Utilizing the UISS (Uninterrupted Ink Supply System) when one bottle is emptied, the printer automatically switches to the full container of the same color to deliver continuous imaging.
MJF500-1800 Industrial Media Handling System (optional)
This bulk roll media handling system adds versatility and expands the capabilities for high-speed dye sublimation printing. It can handle paper rolls up to 600 lbs. (272 kg) with an external diameter of 20 inches, offering the ability to take full advantage of the high throughput capabilities of the TS500-1800 printer.
What you can do with the Mimaki TS500-1800 Printer
- Performance apparel
- Fashion textiles
- Soft signage
- Backlit fabric signage
- Exhibit graphics
- Interior décor
- and more…
Technical overview of the Mimaki TS500-1800 Printer
|Print System||On-demand piezo, six print heads in a staggered array|
|Max print width||74.4 inches (1890 mm)|
|Print resolution||300, 450, 600, 900, 1200 dpi|
|Max print speed||1615 SqFt/Hr (150 SqM/Hr)|
|Ink type||Mimaki Sb310 dye sublimation ink: Bl, M, Y, K, Lbl, Lm|
|Ink capacity||2 liter bottle|
|Max media width||75.2 inches (1910 mm)|
|Max roll weight||132 lbs. (60 kg) without optional MJF500-1800
600 lbs. (272 kg) with optional MJF500-1800
|Operational environment||Temp: 68˚ – 86˚ F (20˚ – 30˚ C)
35-65% RH (non-condensing)
|Power supply||Single-phase AC 100-120V (AC 220-240V), printer only|
|Dimensions (W x D x H)||150 x 55 x 67 inches (381 x 140 x 170 cm), printer only|
|Weight||1653 lbs. (750 kg), printer only|
Ink for the Mimaki TS500-1800 Printer
|Sb310 Dye sublimation ink||2L MBIS Pack*|
|Sb310 Dye sublimation ink||Blue||Magenta||Yellow||Black||Light Blue||Light Magenta|
|2L MBIS Pack*||SB310-BL-BB||SB310-M-BB||SB310-Y-BB||SB310-KT-BB||SB310-LBL-BB||SB310-LM-BB|
*Use of the 2L Bulk Ink Packs may require purchase of a MBIS unit.
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*Price shown is for U.S. and Canada only. For Latin America and Caribbean pricing contact Mimaki USA.