alphaJET DUO Twin-Head CIJ

  • One controller for two printing systems
  • User-friendly touchscreen display
  • Print up to 16 lines
  • Print height 0.8mm - 30mm
  • Print with two different inks - pigmented, specialist or dye-based
  • IP65
  • Speed up to 460m/minute
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Tech Spec


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The alphaJET duo twin-head CIJ delivers the benefits of two printing systems controlled by the same interface. This latest addition to the alphaJET family offers additional inkjet printing capabilities for a wide range of applications.

KBA-Metronic alphaJET DUO twin-head industrial inkjet printer

  • Two ink systems giving you the option to print different colours
  • Prints up to 16 lines (with two print heads)
  • 96 pixels
  • Print height: 0.8 – 30mm
  • Speed max. 460m/min
  • Integrated solvent recovery for lower costs
  • Lower consumption costs than alphaJET C twin-head printer (previous model)

alphaJET duo_16 lines-03With the alphaJET duo, you can set up two printing systems independently, configure different print messages and select different print modes. The two separate ink systems give you the option to print in two colours or types of ink.

If the print heads are positioned one above the other, you can print messages with a 96-pixel print height – e.g. 16 lines in a 2 x 48 matrix.




Max. number of pixels (vertical)96
Max. printable lines16
Font height (mm)0.8 - 30
Text compositionAutomatic time and date functions, numbering (with autostop), textlist function, consecutive numbering, 1D barcodes, 2D barcodes, Logos, TrueType fonts
Dye-based inkYes
Pigmented inkYes
Ink system
Two separate ink systemsStandard
Integrated solvent recoveryStandard
Alarm relayStandard
Digital I/O port8/4
Four-colour signal beaconOptional
Remote socketStandard
Control unit (mm)403 x 300 x 77
Printer enclosure (each) (mm)510 x 320 x 320
Technical data
Operating temperature+5 to +45 °C
Protection classIP65
Error diagnosisAutomatic diagnosis displayed in clear text
Safety standardInk return control; automatic viscosity and ink level control; remote monitoring; separate electronics and ink system; practically emission-free
Power requirements
Printer86 - 264 V ± 10 %, 50 - 60 Hz, Max. power consumption 1,0 / 0,5 A
Control unit110 – 230 V, 50-60 Hz: Max. power consumption 0,15 / 0,3 A

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