Key benefits

  • 3-line coding, USB message sharing and store up to 1,000 messages as standard
  • Supports production line speeds up to 1433 fpm
  • Predictable service intervals of up to 6,000 hours
  • Low annual maintenance costs
  • Large colour user interface and prompted fields for quick and easy message creation
  • IP55-rated with a curved stainless steel enclosure

Technical Specifications

Printing capability

  •  3 lines of text and logos as standard
  • Maximum print speed of 7.28m/s (for single line of code)
  • Print heights from 1.4mm to 10.7mm
  • Rotated character (‘tower’) printing

Programming features

  • Simple menu-driven WYSIWYG message creation and editing
  • Large colour display
  • USB port for copy and back-up of message and printer settings, downloading logos, and for easy transfer of messages between printers
  • 1000-message storage

Physical characteristics

  • Curved stainless steel casing with minimal dirt traps
  • IP55 (washdown) as standard
  • Weighs only 21kg
  • No factory air required
  • Single button startup and shutdown

Looking for a replacement or additional Linx 5900?

The Linx 5900 is no longer available for sale. In the interest of offering our customers the latest innovations at competitive prices, the Linx 5900 CIJ printer has now been superseded by the latest generation of Linx CIJ printers.

To discuss the coder best suited to your application, to find out about upgrade options available to you, or to arrange a free demonstration of the latest Linx CIJ printer, we recommend you get in touch.

Linx 5900 Support

For documentation, user guides and technical support for an existing Linx 5900 coder, please contact Linx support


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