JET VARNISH 3DS iFOILS

Product Overview

Key Features

Do not limit yourself to just beautifully printed jobs - It is time to bring more value and creativity to your customers. The JETVARNISH 3DS with iFOILS turns your printed jobs into spectacular and irresistible printouts, which will immediately gain the full attention of your customer. You can easily spot varnish, with raised effects up to 200 microns all your digital prints or offset printed jobs, highlight defined areas, add 3D effects and even foil it, which makes your print jobs more vivid, glittering and tactile.

The digitalization of the spot UV finishing with the breath taking scanner registration innovation allows you to delivery one single sheets as final spot UV or full production volume, producing sellable proofs so your customers can see, touch and feel effect that their jobs could have.

With the JETVARNISH, 3DS with iFoil is a completely digital solution you can prepare all this on demand and utilize the power of VDP with creativity saving time and money.

Machine could be configured without iFoil option also& it could be retrofitted in future at site.

 

Specification

System Configurations - JETVARNISH 3DS

Printing Technology

MGI’s exclusive inkjet engine technology
Drop-on-Demand (DoD) technology
Piezoelectric print heads,  developed and manufactured by Konica Minolta
Single pass printing
Flexible & scalable printing architecture

Coating Thicknesses

Depending on your file, the inks used and the type of
surface of your sheet, the coating thickness can vary.
On laminated and aqueous coating: 21 μm – 232 μm*
for 3D raised effects and tactile finish. On toner and  
coated paper: 30 μm – 116 μm/232* μm for 
3D raised effects and a tactile finish

Production speed

In 2D/flat mode:
Up to 2,077 A3 sheets per hour (with 21 μm)
In 3D/raised mode:
Up to 1,468 A3 sheets per hour (with 43 μm)
Up to 547 A3 sheets per hour (with 116 micron)

Registration

Smart Scanner coupled with Artificial Intelligence (AIS)
for fully real-time  automated sheet-to-sheet 
registration process. No crop mark required.

Formats

Min. 21 x 29.7 cm / 8 x 11.8”
Max. 36.4 x 102 cm / 14.33 x 40.15”
Max. Printable Width 35.3 cm

Substrate Thickness

Min: 135 gsm and not less than 150 μm or 6 mil before printing & lamination
Max: 450 gsm and not more than 450 μm or 18 mil before printing & lamination
Motorized height-adjustment print heads

Substrates**

Printing on most matte or glossy laminated surfaces,
with or without aqueous coating, layered paper, plastic, 
PVC and other coated materials

Varnish on toner

Spot 3DS coat directly onto most digital prints with 
no lamination or coating required

UV Coatings and capacity

3D varnish delivered with a 10-litre tank capacity

High Capacity 
Automatic Feeder

Feeder able to handle a paper pile up to 30 cm
2,500 sheets at 135 gsm

High Pile Output Stacker

Stacker able to handle a paper pile up to 30 cm
2,500 sheets at 135 gsm

Paper Path

100% flat paper path; Vacuum feed system
Air feed system; Automatic double sheet detection
In-line LED dryer “On-the-fly” drying & curing via integrated LED
Spot Coated sheets can be immediately finished     
or handled, no additional drying time required

Front End System

Dedicated PC; CPU + touch-screen + keyboard/mouse
Ethernet connection 10/100/1000 BT (RJ 45)
Built-in Application Software Suite
Comprehensive job queue management
Predictive printing cost calculator 
(coating consumption)
Dedicated image editor to do local and fast 
image editing prior to production

Maintenance & 
Remote Technical Support

Daily maintenance completed in less than 10 minutes
Majority of procedures are automated
Automatic cleaning system
From cold start to production in less than 10 minutes
Remote troubleshooting & support via included video/  
web camera (high speed internet connection required)

Operator Panel

Integrated user-friendly LCD touch-screen

Options

Twin bar option:
2nd print engine to increase 3D print speed and coating  
thickness, up to 232 μm variable data option. 
Variable data option:
Complete system including RIP, barcode reader and  
MGI software to automatize the association between 
a pre-printed barcode and its specific spot coating file

Dimensions 
(L x W x H) & 
Weight

4.26 (5.47*) x 1.14 x 1.80 meter   
(with the longest paper extensions installed)
1 meter clearance required on all 4 sides

± 1,100 kg

Electrical requirements

7.5 kW (32 A) at 220–240 Volts; 2 plug CEE/IP44 32A (1P+N+E)

Operating

Temperature: 18 to 30°C
Environment Relative humidity: between 35 – 55%  
(no condensation)

Respecting the 
Environment

Eliminates resource waste (wasted electricity, paper and varnish)
No plates (offset) or screens (screen printing)
No cleanup or preparation between jobs
Drastic reduction in amount of consumables and    
use of bulk packaging.
Coating without volatile solvent.



The default sheet format is A3, unless otherwise stated
1) with an additional option installed
2) speed will vary according to printing parameter used
3) confirm substrate/toner compability with KM

* With the Twin Bar
** The used substrate needs to be either coated or laminated. Otherwise, the media would absorb the varnish and the desired effect might get lost.

System Configurations - iFOIL S

Production Speed

Up to 2,298 A3 sheet size per hour 
(or 20 meters/min)

Formats

Min: 21 x 29.7 cm 
Max: 36.4 x 102 cm

Hot foil stamping area

32 x 102 cm

Substrate thickness

Min: 135 gsm and not less than 150 μm/6 mil 
before printing and lamination
Max: 450 gsm and not more than 450 μm/18 mil    
before printing and lamination
Motorised height-adjustment print heads

Substrates

Most matte or glossy laminated surfaces, with or    
without aqueous coating, layered paper, plastic, 
PVC and other coated materials
Most digital prints without any lamination or coating

Foil rolls

Standard internal core: 1 inch - Min./Max. widths:      
10/36 cm
400 meter length (average)
Up to 2 rolls loaded simultaneously on the same holder 
3” internal core is optional

Embossing

From 21 μm to 116 μm thickness 
From 21 μm to 232 μm thickness (Twin Bar optional)

Compatibility

Online module that connects to all JETVARNISH 3DS

Dimensions (L x W x H) 
Weight

2.09 x 1.24 x 1.80 meter 
± 850 kg

Electrical requirements

7.5 kW (32 A) at 220–240 V – 50/60 Hz
2 plugs CEE/IP44 32A (1P+N+E)

Options

High capacity stacker for paper stacking up to 
60 cm paper height
3” core inch foil holder



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