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Linx 8900 Series

Linx 8900 CIJ coding machine
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A user accesses ink and solvent cartridge on the Linx 8900 industrial coder
A user accesses the self-service module of the Linx 8900 industrial coder
Linx 8900 marking cereal bar packaging on the production line
Close-up of a Linx 8940 screen display and settings
Coding system marking glass bottles on production line
Data matrix code printed on metal part
Text with date and batch codes printed on plastic lid
Text with date and batch codes printed on cardboard packaging
Text printed on cable or wiring

Linx 8900 Series

Designed to make operation and efficiency easier than ever.

Spend more time coding and increasing your output with a Linx 8900 CIJ printer – the easiest to use Linx printer on the market.  The Smartphone-inspired screen makes message selection, creation and printer operation faster than ever. Self-service and minimal intervention increases your production uptime.  Print onto both primary and secondary packaging with one printer.

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Key benefits

  • Flexible coder prints up to 6 lines of text, numbers, barcodes and logos
  • Simple self-service with up to two years between services - no engineer required
  • Quick-change fluid cartridges
  • IP55-rated stainless steel enclosure as standard with IP65 option
  • Real-time output measurement and line stoppage logs
  • Range of ink types and colours for both consumer and industrial marking
  • Date freezing for batch printing – ideal for 24/7 operations
  • Variable character spacing improves vision system recognition
  • Prompts to ensure correct date and text is added to message
  • Simple to insert text or logos into messages
  • Linx Printernet enabled - remote monitoring and control of Linx 8900 printers via a secure, cloud-based service

“The large colour touch screen is like a smartphone, in that it is intuitive to use, and the printer is completely reliable, running perfectly after a shutdown.”   Peter Jenkins – Powerhaul International


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Linx 8900/8910 datasheet

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Linx 8900

Prints 3 lines of code from 1.8mm to 8.8mm high and operates at speeds up to 2.92m/s.

Linx 8910

Prints 3 lines of code up to 20mm high for carton coding/retail-ready packaging, and operates at speeds up to 7.28m/s.

Linx 8920

6-line coding, includes carton code printing up to 20mm,  and fast line speed of up to 7.28m/s as standard

Linx 8940

6-line coder designed for the most challenging coding applications, with  IP65 rating for reliable operation.  Print speeds up to 9.10m/s.

Technical Specifications

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Printing capability

  • Up to 6 lines of text, symbols, numbers, barcodes
  • Data Matrix and QR codes
  • Character height from 1.8mm to 20mm
  • Maximum print speeds of up to 9.10m/s
  • Carton coding option with character height up to 20mm
  • Rotated character (‘tower’) printing

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Programming features

  • Screen with icons, drag-and-drop field positioning, and zoom function for longer messages
  • Custom date and time editor to create different date formats as required
  • USB port for copy and back-up of message and printer settings, and for easy transfer of messages between printers, and downloading of output and line stoppage logs
  • Message store of up to 1000
  • Real-time output measurement on screen
  • Output and line stoppage logs
  • Screen saver shows real-time on/off target indication
  • Customisable top screen for most frequently used features

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Physical characteristics

  • 10” colour touch screen
  • Stainless steel enclosure
  • IP55 (washdown) as standard
  • 2m conduit as standard, with 4m and 6m options
  • Weight 24kg
  • No factory air required
  • Ethernet port, with optional RS232 and Parallel I/O ports for easier integration with line equipment

Get in touch to discuss how Linx can support your coding and marking needs