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CoPilot 128

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The CoPilot 128 Hi-Resolution Printing System

The CoPilot 128 ink jet printing system offers the durability, versatility and productivity that you have come to rely on from Squid Ink. Whether you are printing lot codes on coated cartons, bar codes on corrugate cases, or product information and logos on PVC pipe you're sure to find the right solution with Squid Ink's new CoPilot 128.

Industrial Design, User Flexibility

The system is capable of running oil-based or solvent-based inks to print up to 185 dpi at 135ft /min on a variety of substrates. For non-porous applications, users have the option of utilizing Squid Ink's solvent-based inks to print a number of pigmented inks on a variety of non-porous products like, coated cartons, plastics, glass, shrink wrap, metals, and more. Squid Ink's PZ-1000 ink for porous substrates offers low-maintenance performance, eliminating the need for auto-priming functions and offering better ink utilization than competitive systems.

Maxamize Your Uptime

The CoPilot 128 is designed to meet the harsh demands of your application. The printer features a durable touchscreen, industrial strength printhead construction, and print engines designed for industrial applications, not office applications. You can be confident that CoPilot 128's rugged design will withstand the most abusive industrial environments while providing superior quality print. The CoPilot also features a large 500ml cartridge or bag ink system. The generous ink volume allows users to keep their line running, reducing downtime and maximizing ROI.

 

SYSTEM SPECIFICATIONS

  • Print Technology – Piezo impulse printhead technology
  • Maximum Print Height – .7" (1.8 cm) per printhead
  • Vertical Print Resolution – 185 dpi capable of printing razor-sharp graphics, small character text, and scannable bar codes
  • Horizontal Print Resolution – 205 dpi
  • Print Speed – Up to 135 feet/min. (41 m/min.) @ 205 dpi
  • Time & Date – Internal real time clock with battery back-up
  • Product Sensor – External diffuse beam photocell standard
  • Communication Interface – One USB host and one Ethernet input
  • Touchscreen – 4.3" (10.9 cm) full color touchscreen display
  • Ink Cartridge Volume – 500ml cartridge or bag
  • Low Ink Indicator – Message alert on touchscreen, LED light beacon optional
  • Substrate Capabilities – Porous or Non-Porous surfaces
  • Electrical Requirements – 100 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
  • Operating Environment – 34°F – 104°F (1° – 40°C)
  • Agency Certifications – CE, TUV pending
  • SOFTWARE SPECIFICATIONS

  • Time & Date – Full time and date functionality including expiration date and Julian Dates.
  • Item Numbering – Sixteen counters, one of which can be a daily counter.
  • Shift Codes – Four programmable shift codes with automatic rollover
  • Bar Codes – All standard bar codes including 2D
  • Fonts – Arial, Arial Bold, Courier, Tahoma Bold and Lucida resident fonts for use in variable data elements. Static elements in any Windows® font
  • Logos – Most image files supported with Orion Graphical Interface Software
  • Printing Features – Reverse, invert, rotate, repeat. Print on/off button
  • Message Length – Up to 120"
  • Number of Messages – 1GB storage space will store approximately 1000+ messages
  • Ink Usage – Shown in Orion™ PC Software
  • User Data Prompts – Prompts for user input at start of print job by manual input on touchscreen
  • OPTIONAL ACCESSORIES

  • Encoder – For operation with variable speed conveyors
  • Bar Code – Laser Scanner allows scan and print message retrieval
  • External Light Beacon – Indicates low ink levels
  • Conveyor Mounting Bracket – Provides stable mount to conveyor or other material handling equipment
  • Floorstand – Includes mounting brackets and legs with leveling feet; 59" (1.5m) total heights
  • Pigmented Ink Agitation System – Allows for printing of pigmented inks
  • Starter Kit – Includes ink, cleaner and flush solution, printhead wipes, hand cleaner and latex gloves