The JetStream Wide series features two digital full color inkjet systems and three monochrome only inkjet systems for 30” web printing. The JetStream 3300 and 4300 systems are the full color offering with speeds of 150 m/min and 200 m/min respectively. The JetStream 2300 mono, 3300 mono and 4300 mono systems, are the black only inkjet printers with speeds of 100 m/min, 150 m/min and 200 m/min respectively. The JetStream Wide series addresses a wide range of applications and brings more power to newspaper and book printing. Customers benefit from increased revenue opportunities for their full color inkjet production printers, and for optimized black only inkjet printing increasing profitability in short run book production.
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The newspaper industry revenue stream is under pressure as advertisers are turning to other channels, which deliver a higher ROI through a more targeted and personalized approach. Now, with high-speed digital technology and the width necessary to print newspapers in their original format, it is possible to apply the successful one-to-one target model of direct mail to the newspaper industry. This approach results in a more profitable customer response to targeted advertising. Additionally newspapers may further explore opportunities in short-run distributed print, niche publications or special editions, and micro-zone publishing.
Digital book printing has seen widespread growth as publishers and printers are transitioning from offset to digital production. With the new larger print width on the JetStream Wide series, more books can be produced in less time and with less waste. The wider format supports digital printing of 12- and 16-page book signatures, further positioning digital production as a viable alternative to offset book printing.
The JetStream Wide series with the 30” web is based on the common and field proven DigiDot inkjet technology, and the SRA MP (Massively Parallel) controller architecture. This supports a clear growth path and compatible workflow across all JetStream engines. Users also benefit from the reliability, print quality and media range associated with the JetStream family.
The industrial book finishing solution from manroland web systems GmbH has been integrated with the JetStream 4300 mono system to produce black & white trade books at 200 m/min on a 30" wide web. Produce 4, 6, and 8 page (optional up to 16 pages) book signatures at full speed. Basic specifications are: book sizes 90x145 – 250x420 mm, thickness 4 - 72 mm and paper weights from 45 – 150 g/m².