STS Inks Introduces New DTF Printer

DTFSTS Inks, a global leader in the wide format, industrial, and household inkjet ink market, announces the launch of the STS XPJ-1682D 64-inch Direct to Film (DTF) printer from Japan. The first units of the product will be distributed to dealers in the United States in September 2022.

The XPJ-1682D DTF printer has a staggered dual-head design that provides ultra-fast print speeds. It also produces smooth gradations while delivering high-quality printing even with reduced resolution. The printer has SAi’s Flexi DTF Edition RIP Software bundled with Flexi DTF Editor.

The XPJ-1682D also features automatic bi-directional alignments, a user-friendly touch panel, added LED lighting, and an upgraded media feed flange that allows operators to load media and exchange multiple roles easily and quickly.

Specific features of the XPJ-1682D DTF printer include the following:

  • STS DTF Inks (CMYK Lm Lc White White)
  • Built-in color sensor for auto bidirectional alignments
  • Improved feed mechanism corresponding to a wide range of media
  • MUTOH Status Monitor (MSM) checks printer status in real time and print history
  • Media flange allows for easy media loading
  • White ink circulation
  • Nozzle area selection
  • Drop Master 2 Technology

“The printer’s features are designed specifically to increase user friendly operation and maintenance while continuing to offer high production, high-quality output,” said Shahar Turgeman, who founded STS Inks in 1999. “The printer is paired with STS’s DTF ink, which of course offers users excellent color gamut and outstanding durability.”

With the first units of the product being distributed to dealers in the United States in September 2022, customers should contact their dealers directly.

—Press Release