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alphaJET tempo High-Speed Continuous Inkjet Printer

  • Prints up to 4 lines
  • 0.8-15mm print height
  • Up to 600 m/min (2.5mm character width)

The alphaJET tempo continuous inkjet printer, from Koenig & Bauer Coding, is a specialist continuous inkjet (CIJ) designed for high-speed printing applications. It prints up to 4 lines with 24 vertical drops. The high-speed CIJ delivers a maximum print speed of 600 m/minute (at 2.5mm character width). With specialist PVC and abrasion-resistant inks, it is ideally suited to the cabling industry where fast re-wind speeds are needed.

Technical Specification


Max. number of pixels (vertical) 24
Max. printable lines (5x5 Matrix) 4
Font height (mm) 0.8-15
Max. line speed 1300 m/min
Max. speed 2.5 mm character width 600 m/min
Nozzle size 55 µm
Dye-based ink Yes
Pigmented ink Yes

Text composition

Counter (with autostop) and time functions Standard
DataMatrix, QR-Codes, Barcodes, DotCodes Standard
Symbols and logos (BMP format) Standard
Remote textswitch, text lists Standard
Distance measurement Standard
Optional customised software Yes

Production environment

Protection class IP 65
Ambient temperature 5 - 45 °C


Housing (H x W x L; mm) with terminal 700 x 320 x 320
Housing (H x W x L; mm) without terminal 510 x 320 x 320
Control terminal (H x W x L; mm) 232 x 300 x 66
Umbilical 4 m / 6 m optional
Print head (H x W x L; mm) 145 x 40 x 40


Housing with terminal 31 kg
Housing without terminal 26 kg
Control terminal 2.5 kg
Print head incl. umbilical 2 kg


Network (TCP/IP) Standard
RS 232 Standard
USB (file management) Standard
Digital I/O port 8/4
Volt-free programmable alarm relay Standard
4-colour signal beacon Optional
Remote socket Optional

Power requirements

Mains voltage (AC) 86 - 264 V ± 10 %
Power consumption (max.) 0.5 A/230 V; 1 A/110 V


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