Web Exclusive | September 2018
Monna Lisa Evo Tre 8+8 versatility doubles
Reliability, quality and sustainability have always been the demands of a sector that Monna Lisa has satisfied to the point of becoming a reference point in industrial textile printing. Today, the market demands even more. It wants versatility that allows it to quickly meet any order, without complex operations and with minimal additional costs. Epson and its subsidiaries Fratelli Robustelli and For.Tex developed Monna Lisa Evo Tre 32 8+8 which allow the fabric range that can be printed quickly and efficiently to be expanded, thanks to the possibility of loading two different sets of inks in the same machine.
The printer’s new features result in quality and productivity thanks to the 32 Precision Core heads is configured with the 8+8 external rack that permits the double ink set, eight Genesta acid inks and eight Genesta reactive inks to be loaded. The software-driven machine makes it possible to switch from using reactive inks for cellulose fibres, such as cotton, viscose or linen, to using acid inks required for protein fibres as silk and wood, and polyamide synthetic fibres, with unprecedented ease and speed. The advantages are obvious: speed and immediate productivity with a compact machine and minimum costs.
Epson Europe DTF Sales and Marketing Director EMEAR and Americas, Giovanni Pizzamiglio explained: "In digital textile printing, the winner today is the company which offers low investment and maximum versatility. Combining two different types of inks on the same machine enables to obtain better performance and the ability to respond immediately to customer requests. It is like having two machines in one needing less space and investment.”
Monna Lisa Evo Tre 32 8+8 – Key Points:
Configuration 8+8: the external rack can be loaded with the double ink set, acid inks and eight reactive inks
Maximum versatility: being able to load different types of inks makes it possible to print on fabrics of different types without having to change the set of inks
Epson PrecisionCore printing technology is the latest evolution of Epson's Micro Piezo proprietary printing technology. The latest generation MicroTFP print chip combines quality, accuracy and speed.
Available on two different printing heights: 180 and 220 cm. Productivity: up to 402 m2/h thanks to the PrecisionCore MicroTFP printhead. A number of colours: up to eight for typology.