Mimaki USA’s price reduction of more than 15% for its UJF-3042HG Tabletop UV-LED Flatbed Printer brings it in at $29,995 (USD) for the Canadian and U.S. markets. It prints on a variety of substrates including plastics, metal, wood, leather and glass up to 12″ wide by 16″ deep, and up to 6″ high. It has three available types of UV-cure inks that are formulated “to achieve the best print results for a wide range of applications” with white and clear inks available. The UV-LED lamps offer reduced energy consumption and a longer lamp lifetime. An imprinting function supports variable-data print runs. The UJF-3042HG uses variable-dot printing technology with resolutions of up to 1,140 dpi.
Printers can produce a number of products including awards and recognition items, decorated smartphone covers, personalized writing instruments, announcement boards (on glass or other substrates), nameplates (both full-colour and etched), lenticular panels and a wide range of novelty, gift and toy items. A Kebab option is available for printing directly onto cylindrical objects such as bottles, candles, vases, cans and so on. This price adjustment is for the UJF-3042HG model only. MSRP pricing for all other UJF models remains unchanged.