The KM512 series is a simple, low-cost 360dpi printhead with good accuracy.
It is available in 4, 14 and 42pl drop sizes. The head is available in X (fat) and Y (thin) chassis. Versions are available for solvent oil, UV and water-based inks. These heads are easily operated in different orientations. The X chassis heads can be used with recirculating ink systems. Heads can be used in binary or greyscale (2bit) modes.
For the full model range, see datasheet.
|Applicable Ink||Oil / Solvent Ink||Water Based||UV Ink (High Viscosity)|
|Technology||3 cycle on demand piezo|
|Number of Nozzles||512 (256 x 2 rows)|
|Channel Resolution||70.5µm pitch (360 dpi: 141µm pitch x 2 rows)|
|Drop Velocity||6.0 +/- 0.5m / sec|
|Dimensions||L 67mm x D 40mm (20mm excluding wings) x H 71.8mm, Less than 95gm|
|Heater (for UV ink)||No||No||Yes|
|Recommended Temp||Ambient||Ambient||Under 55 degrees C|
|L, M or S Variants||L||M||S|
|Grey Scale||4 levels||4 levels||4 levels|
|Drop Size||40pl +/- 3||14pl +/- 2||4pl|