Capabilities Functions Specifications

EBS-6200/EBS-6200P Capabilities Back to top
  • The printer can produce durable and legible prints on a variety of surfaces, including smooth, porous and also uneven materials of irregular shapes, such as cables, tubes, insulation sleeves, furs or extruded packing,
  • Non-contact print technology is applied to avoid problems when printing on curved surfaces (there is a significant distance of up to 30 mm between the print-head and object),
  • The process of printing is fully automated by the application of a photo-detector for detecting objects to be labelled and of an optional sensor for detecting travel rate of factory conveyors if the conveyors run at varying speeds,
    The printer offers excellent capabilities to print (at a given value of MPH):
  • texts on up to 4 lines, with the use of a variety of matrices, in capital and small, boldfaced and rotated letters, including the use of diacritical national characters,
  • graphics with a set of graphics character either built-in or created by a user with the application of a built-in graphics processor,
  • bar codes of various types, in positive or negative, with or without a numerical label,
  • The time and date are available and can be used to automatically update service life/period of storage, with an option for coding date and time elements, number objects (via incremental, decremental and special counters) and produce dynamically changing bar codes (via incremental or decremental counters),
  • Data can be transferred from a PC or external devices, such as automatic scales, data from a bar code reader or data from a database,
  • The printer’s operation is fully automated and supported by a monitoring system and gives a warning if operator intervention is required,
  • It can work with any IBM-compatible PC via the application-specific printer control program EdGraf to be run under MS Windows®, via an RS-232 or RS-485 interface,
  • There is an option for interconnecting a number of EBS printers of various types into a network and controlling them from one computer via InkNet, network software running under MS Windows®, and an RS-485 interface.
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EBS-6200/EBS-6200P Functions Back to top
  • Automatic start up and ready-to-use signalling.
  • Automatic switch off along with the rinsing of the ink system.
  • Automatic jet drop adjustment.
  • Automatic control of ink return flow.
  • Automatic adjustment of viscosity.
  • Automatic adjustment of deflecting voltage vs. ink viscosity (print height adjustment).
  • Automatic diagnostics and signalling irregularities and need for operator intervention (for example, detecting empty ink or solvent bottles).
  • Automatic control of the operation of external devices (for example, halting the conveyor, if service or operator intervention is needed).
  • All external (electrical or pneumatic) connections are located on one side of the printer housing, and thus the printer can be placed in the corner of a room conveniently.
  • Printer design and software offer spare capacity to add a greater number of fonts and special texts, thus enhancing the printer's functionality in meeting users' individual and specific needs.
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EBS-6200/EBS-6200P Specifications Back to top
Number of print-heads
  • 1
Print height
  • from 1.5 to 14 mm
Distance between print-head and object
  • from 1 to 30 mm
Print-head position during the printing
  • any
Print-head dimensions
  • diameter: Ř 40 mm
  • length: 163 mm
Length of print-head cable
  • 4 m (optionally up to 8 m)
Ink types
  • coloured homogeneous non-pigment inks, provided that ink of one type only is used
Character size (matrices)
  • 5x5, 7x5, 9x5, 9x7, 11x8, 12x6, 12x7, 14x9, 16x10, 16x14, 21x15, 25x15, 32x18 and others
National characters
  • multilingual diacritical characters (also Polish characters), the Cyrillic alphabet, Arabic characters, Japanese characters (katakana and a set of kanji characters), Chinese or Korean characters
Number of lines
  • up to 4 for the 7x5-dot matrix
  • graphics of any length and a height of up to 32 dots to be inserted at any point of a text to be printed (a built-in graphics processor)
Special graphics characters
  • a set of pre-programmed graphics characters of frequent use, in the form of 7, 16 and 25-dot fonts.
Bar codes
  • Datalogic, Matrix, 2/5 5 Bars, Interleaved, Alpha 39, EAN-8, EAN-13, Code 128, EAN-128, Code 128B, ITF8, ITF14.
  • All bar codes can be printed in inversion a preset number of times and supplemented by numerical label and the width of stripes can be adjusted after ink changes its consistency.
Two-dimensional (2D) code
  • Data Matrix ECC-200
Maximum print rate for Speed=FAST
  • 1488 cps for 7x5 matrix*),
  • 334 cps for 16x10 matrix *).

    *) plus 1-row space between characters
Maximum print rate for Speed=SLOW
  • 372 cps for 7x5 matrix*),
  • 88 cps for 16x10 matrix*),
  • 55 cps for 25x14 matrix*),
  • 32 cps for 32x18 matrix*).

    *) plus 1-row space between characters
  • an internal generator whose timing frequency is defined with appropriate print parameters,
  • an external sensor of conveyor travel rate, a shaft-encoder,
Detector of objects to be labelled
  • a photo-detector as standard,
  • other detectors can be connected, if required by a user
  • a built-in graphics terminal equipped with an alphanumerical keyboard and LCD graphics display as standard,
  • a multilingual user interface also including the Japanese, Chinese or Korean languages
Control and operation with the use of an external IBM-compatible PC (optional and independent on the built-in terminal)
  • to control the operation of one printer via the program EdGraf and either an RS-232C interface for cables up to 10 m long as standard, with the option of automatic negotiation of the transmission rate of 9600 Bd or 19200 Bd, or an RS-485 interface for longer connections,
  • to control a network of interconnected EBS printers of various types via the program InkNet and an RS-485 interface; transmission
Additional serial port to connect external devices such as scales, bar code readers, computers and others
  • V24/RS232 or TTL, the maximum transmission rate of 19200 Bd
Power supply
  • input rating: AC 87-242V at 45-440Hz, DC 90-350V;
  • current: 0,4 - 0,22 A for standard version
Compressed air supply (n/a for EBS-6200)
  • air pressure:5-6.5 bar (0.5-0.65MPa), air needs to be free from dirt, dust, oil and moisture;
  • air consumption: approximately 0.02 m3/min. (20 l/min.) with inner suction pump for standard version
  • operating temperature: from +5°C to +40°C as standard,from -10°C for special versions;
  • relative humidity: up to 90% noncondensing
Acceptable exposure to vibration and impacts
  • vibration: up to 1g at the maximum of 10Hz;
  • impacts: up to 1g for the maximum of 2 ms
  • height: 500 mm,
  • width: 400 mm,
  • depth: 202 mm,
  • width when the ink system door is open: 482 mm,
  • length (depth) when the ink system door is open: 512 mm
  • approximately 17.6 kg without ink or solvent bottles
Required inactive time
  • none; the device can run uninterruptedly for 24 hours
Ink system
  • gravitational, for pigment-coloured inks, with no movable elements such as ink pump, to be supplied with compressed air
  • Please notice that the packing list in the manual can differ from country to country!
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