Fujifilm to Debut New Superwide Acuity Ultra UV Press at SGIA
HANOVER PARK, Ill. – October 9, 2018 – The all-new high quality Acuity Ultra, a superwide UV roll-to-roll printer makes its North American debut in Fujifilm booth 1119 at the upcoming SGIA Expo 2018, in Las Vegas.
Acuity Ultra offers increased size and quality to make the production of high-end interior graphics much more profitable. The newest superwide UV printers from Fujifilm, the Acuity Ultra Series are available in a 126 inch (3.2 m) and 197 inch (5 m) version. Featuring impressive cost-in-use, Acuity Ultra offers print service providers the power to profit from interior and exterior applications.
“Fujifilm is eager for the North American debut of this all-new, superwide UV platform at SGIA Expo 2018,” says Becky McConnell, product marketing manager, FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Graphic Systems Division. “This remarkable press will appeal to industry professionals with its higher productions speeds, photographic-like quality and overall versatility.”
Utilizing Fujifilm’s new Uvijet GS inks, and with a 3.5 pl drop size ensuring the highest possible quality, the grand format Acuity Ultra is ideal for the high-end indoor display market, especially for luxury brands, with quality comparable to litho. Acuity Ultra’s massive format size, multi-roll potential and impressive speed gives PSPs the ability to profitably create exhibition graphics, point-of-purchase displays, high-value graphic art and indoor backlit displays.
Fujifilm Uvijet inks are renowned in the industry and utilized within Fujifilm’s high-productivity wide-format printers. The Uvijet GS ink series, developed specifically for use with the Acuity Ultra Series of printers, produces a low-build ink film with excellent coverage and adhesion, high density vibrant backlits and a durable finish.
Fujifilm’s commitment to environmental responsibility has been recognized through achieving GREENGUARD Certification, from UL Environment, for the Uvijet GS range of inks. GREENGUARD helps manufacturers create and customers choose interior products that support healthy indoor environments through low chemical emissions. Certification means that a product has been rigorously tested and shown to have low emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs).
Fully Equipped To Enhance Productivity
Acuity Ultra is equipped with advanced features for flexible and productive superwide printing, including:
- A unique chilled vacuum table to enable printing of thin heat-sensitive substrates
- An on-board backlighting feature to enable image quality to be checked during printing
Experience the Acuity Ultra at SGIA Expo 2018, in Fujifilm booth 1119, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
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