Epson’s new textile printers add Fluorescent Pink and Fluorescent Yellow

The Epson SureColor F9470 and F9470H Dye-Sub Printers now feature fluorescent pink and yellow.

Professional Imaging Product Management and Service & Support has announced that the Epson SureColor F9470 and F9470H Dye-Sublimation Printers for the Canadian and U.S. markets will now include Fluorescent Pink and Fluorescent Yellow “for exceptional colour saturation, contrast and brightness.” The new 64-inch printers are ideal for production of vibrant apparel, soft signage, décor and much more. Designed for high performance and high visibility dye sublimation printing, the F9470H features the full spectrum of brilliant UltraChrome DS6 inks. Both are ideal for high-volume, industrial environments and include dual PrecisionCore TFP printheads that deliver outstanding quality at print speeds up to 1,169 sq.ft./hr.

The turnkey solutions include Epson Edge workflow software, highly accurate roll-to-roll media support systems with advanced auto paper-tension control, and high-capacity ink tanks (up to 3 litres per colour) for seamless 24/7 production. Both are fully supported by Epson and include Epson Edge Print and ICC profiles for use with optimized Epson DS Transfer Papers. The Epson Edge Dashboard allows users to remotely run cleanings, check ink levels, update firmware and download new media profiles from your computer. Plus, Epson’s exclusive Rewards Program lets users accumulate points with every consumables’ purchase for discounts on extended service coverage. The Epson SureColor F9470 and F9470H printers will be sold through authorized ProFocus F-Series Dye-Sublimation distribution and reseller partners.


Tony Curcio is the editor of Graphic Arts Magazine.