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InkJet Coder 5900

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The Linx 5900

The Linx 5900 continuous ink jet printer is designed to provide consistently reliable coding, together with the lowest in class maintenance costs.

The Linx 5900 ink jet printer can also be upgraded with additional features to further enhance production line integration and message control – as and when you need it.

A printer that grows with your business:

  • As standard – 3 line coding, USB message sharing and storage of up to 1000 messages
  • Increase print speeds
  • Add Linx Insight (see product focus above) for remote printer monitoring and control via a smartphone or PC
  • Add Linx Quickswitch for quick and accurate code changes with a barcode scanner
  • Enhance integration with your production line by adding parallel I/O and Ethernet connectivity
Keep your costs low:
  • Predictable maintenance scheduling with service intervals of up to 6000 hours
  • Few parts to change during services and minimal printhead maintenance
  • Large colour user interface with prompted coding fields for fast editing  and message selection
  • Reduce errors and downtime with the SureFill system for mistake proof fluid refills
Keep your line running:
  • IP55-rated stainless steel enclosure and no doors to open – for reliable operation  in washdown environments
  • FullFlush self cleaning technology keeps the printhead clean for reliable starts even after extended shutdowns

Adjustment free printhead for reliable and consistent printing



Printing capability
  • 3 line of text and logos as standard
  • Maximum print speed of 7.28m/s (for single line of code)
  • Print heights from 1.4mm to 10.7mm
  • Rotated character (“tower”) printing
Programming facilities
  • Simple menu driven WYSIWYG message creation and editing
  • Large colour display
  • USB port for copy and back-up of message and printer settings, downloading logos and for easy transfer of messages between printers
  • 1000 message storage
Physical characteristics
  • Curved stainless steel casing with minimal dirt traps
  • IP55 (washdown) as standard
  • Weighs only 21kg
  • No factory air required
  • Single button startup and shutdown