Linx 7900FG
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Linx 7900FG - A Complete CIJ Solution
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Key Benefits

  • Purpose designed to provide most reliable printing with dedicated specialist food grade inks which meet FDA and EU regulations
  • printing onto food, pharmaceutical products, or farm packed eggs
  • Automated code setup features built-in for quicker, error-free coding
  • prints up to 3 lines of text, graphics, logos and Data Matrix 2D codes 
  • Service interval for egg coding can be set to match flock life for reliable operation in barn environments
  • Remote printer monitoring and control with Linx Insight remote web interface

 

The Linx 7900FG - Food & Pharmaceutical Printing

The Linx 7900FG continuous ink jet food printer provides a flexible coding solution for pharmaceutical printing, food printing or coding farm packed eggs.

Reduce code errors and increase your productivity, with a range of automated features:

QuickSwitch® Plus

  • Automated code setup using a barcode scanner, or data from a PC or PLC.
  • Automatically sets print parameters such as print orientation, height and width, and position on pack.
  • Sets date offset.
  • Reduce your coding errors and speed up product changeovers.

PrintSync® automated print format selection

  • Automatically selects the best message type according to the line speed – for optimum print quality
  • Simplifies code setup

Print History log

  • Records number of codes printed and stoppages
  • Accurate record of line output – no more manual logging
  • Measure line performance against your targets; accurately meet customer order volumes
  • Up to 400 separate print sessions can be logged

This small character food and pharmaceutical printer is designed to print with dedicated specialist food grade inks which meet FDA and EU regulations. It offers up to 3 lines of text, graphics and logos for reliable and efficient pharmaceutical printing or food marking.

Find out more about Linx Food Grade inks - download the datasheet. 

Take more control of your production line with Linx Insight®.

This remote web interface allows you to monitor your Linx 7900 from a smart phone, plus download or upload messages from a PC. And Linx Insight is included with the printer at no extra cost. All you need is internet access on your PC or smart phone, and an ethernet connection to the printer.

Quick and simple code setup and control

  • Remote printer monitor and control with Linx Insight
  • Quick code setup using QuickSwitch Plus software and PrintSync automatic print format selection
  • Easy transfer of messages between printers with a standard USB port or using Linx Insight

Lowest running costs

  • Service interval for egg coding can be set to match flock life for reliable operation in barn environments
  • Minimal parts changed at scheduled services – no expensive ink system assemblies to replace, so no hidden costs

Increased production uptime

  • Automatic and thorough cleaning of the printhead and conduit at every shutdown. Linx’s unique FullFlush® system ensures reliable startups
  • Fast mistake proof refills with the SureFill® system
  • Sealed robust printhead, with no exposed critical parts, is the easiest to maintain

Extra features – as standard

  • Ethernet port
  • 3 line printing
  • Data Matrix 2D codes
  • RS232 connectivity
  • External single stage alarm output
  • Connectivity for product detectors and shaft encoders

Linx CIJ printers can print in any orientation – downwards, sideways, even upside down with no compromise on print quality or printer reliability.

Technical Specification

Printing capability

  • 3 lines of print as standard
  • Maximum print speed of 6.28m/s (for single line of code)
  • Print heights from 1.8mm to 10.5mm
  • Data Matrix 2D codes
  • Dynamic reverse/invert printing for traversing lines

Programming facilities

  • Linx Insight remote printer control and status view
  • Simple menu-driven WYSIWYG message creation and editing
  • QuickSwitch® Plus message selection and editing using a barcode scanner 
  • PrintSync automated print format selection
  • Print History log
  • USB port for copy and back-up of message and printer settings, and for easy transfer of messages between printers

Physical characteristics

  • Curved stainless steel casing with minimal dirt traps
  • IP55 rating
  • Weighs only 24kg
  • No factory air required
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