Continuous Inkjet

Videojet® 1860

Continuous Inkjet

Videojet® 1860

The Videojet 1860 provides advanced warning of clogging and EHT trips. The new SIMPLICiTYTM interface greatly reduces operator interactions, and the optional VideojetConnectTM Remote Service minimizes the need for on-site service calls.
In a world where setting higher standards is a constant reality, production line equipment needs to be more intelligent to help enable even higher line performance. The Videojet 1860 Continuous Inkjet printer helps your team reset the bar for performance. Predictive capabilities provide up to 8 hours advanced notification of the most
common downtime generating faults under normal operating conditions. With the SIMPLICiTY™ interface, operating the 1860 will become second nature for your team. And with optional VideojetConnect™ Remote Service, your team can access Videojet experts to help improve productivity and troubleshoot potential issues in ways that other printers can’t.

Performance without surprise

  • Predictive capabilities provide up to 8 hours advanced
    notification of the most common downtime generating faults
    under normal operating conditions
  • An industry-first ink build-up sensor provides advance warning of
    clogging and EHT trips
  • Recover in minutes from unplanned interruptions with optional
    VideojetConnect™ Remote Service – minimizing the need for
    on-site service calls

Minimal touch design

  • Significantly reduce operator error through advanced
    Code Assurance
  • Access guided, embedded video instruction for routine
    printer tasks
  • Complete your preventive maintenance with 3 easy-to-replace SmartCellTM components
  • Access technical experts at the touch of a button through
    optional VideojetConnect™ Remote Service

Natural fit in your line

  • Lower your cost of operation with up to 20% more efficient
    solvent usage*
  • Withstands harsh washdown environments
  • Hygienic design following industry guidelines • Innovative printhead design improves speed by up to 20% in
    certain applications
  • Integrate with factory systems using standard industry protocols
    with optional workflow modules

Built-in evolution

  • Do more in the future by upgrading your printer with optional
    workflow modules
  • Reduce unplanned downtime by accessing updates to predictive
  • Operate more effectively with detailed runtime analytics and
    reporting, partnering with Videojet Service to get better over time

*Compared to existing 1000 Line models

Videojet® 1860

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Videojet® 1860

Continuous Inkjet


Line speed capability

Can print 1 to 5 lines of print at speeds of up to 960fpm (293mpm)
(10 characters per inch, single line of print)

Font matrix configuration
Single-line: 5×5, 4×7, 5×7, 7×9, 9×12, 10×16, 16×24, 25×34
Twin-line: 5×5, 4×7, 5×7, 7×9, 9×12, 10×16
Tri-line: 5×5, 4×7, 5×7, 7×9
Quad-line: 5×5, 4×7, 5×7
Five-line: 5×5

Linear bar codes
UPC A&E; EAN 8 & 13; Code 128 A, B & C; UCC/EAN 128;
Code 39; Interleaved 2 of 5; 2D DataMatrix; GS1

DataMatrix codes
10×10, 12×12, 14×14, 16×16, 8×18, 18×18, 20×20, 22×22, 24×24, 26×26, 8×32,
32×32, 12×36, 16×36, 16×48

Nominal character height
Selectable from 0.079” (2mm) to 0.40” (10mm), depending on font

Throw distance
Optimal: 0.472” (12mm)
Range: 0.079” (2mm) to 0.787” (20mm)

User interface
10.4” high-response TFT-LCD touch screen WYSIWYG touch to edit message editing

Custom logo/graphics
Can be created via optional CLARiSOFT® software*

Character sets
Chinese, Russian/Bulgarian, Turkish/Scandinavian, Greek, Arabic, Japanese/Kanji, Hebrew, Korean, Thai, East European and European/American

Languages and interface options
English, Arabic, Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (BR), Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Traditional Chinese, Turkish and Vietnamese

Product detect input
Encoder input
Beacon (Alarm light) output
RS232 (requires RS232 connector kit)
Relay output (2x)
USB 2.0 (2x)
Ethernet LAN”

Message storage
More than 250 complex messages

Environmental protection
IP55, no plant air required, stainless steel cabinet or
IP66, no plant air required, 316 stainless steel cabinet


* CLARiSOFT® Package Coding Design software required for bar codes and other advanced functionality.

Heated, 45 degree slanted printhead
Clean FlowTM technology
Diameter: 1.6” (41.3mm)
Length: 9.5” (240.6mm)

Printhead umbilical
Ultra flexible
Length: 9.84’ (3m) optional 19.69’ (6m)
Diameter: 0.67” (17mm)
Bend radius: 4.0” (101.6mm)

Make-up fluid consumption
4.5ml per hour (MEK at 20°C)

Fluids containers
Ink and Make-up Smart Cartridge™ 1.06 qt (1000ml)

Temperature/humidity range
32°F to 122°F (0°C to 50°C)
10% to 90% RH non-condensing
With selected inks; actual installation may require additional hardware
based on production environment conditions

Electrical requirements
Nominal supply power 100-240 VAC at 50/60Hz, 50W

Approximate weight
Unpacked and dry: 48.5lbs. (22kg)

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