Product Guide
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the test results achieved at Mimaki at the time of testing and are not a
guarantee for performance. Substrates should be tested beforehand.
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sufficient quality.
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History of Mimaki Aqueous Inkjet Printer
Mimaki JV4-130/160/180
Wide format full color inkjet printer
TX2-1600
Inkjet printer for textile
Mimaki JV1300
Water-based pigment
full color inkjet printer
1996
1997
Mimaki JV2-130
6-color pigment ink
full color inkjet printer
TX-1600S
Inkjet printer for textile
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
Mimaki TX3-1600
Inkjet printer for textile
with belt feed system
2004
2005
Mimaki TX400-1800B
Inkjet printer for textile
with belt feeding system
2006
2007
2008
Mimaki TX400-1800D
IJP for textile
TS3-1600
Dye-sublimation IJP for
Sports apparel
TS5-1600AMF
Dye-sublimation IJP for
sports apparel
2009
2010
2011
Mimaki TS34-1800A
2 head staggered array
Full color, for Sport
apparel and Soft signage
Based on the technology we have cultivated, we created the TS34-1800A.
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Features
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High density & high speed modes delivers high quality
printing results
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High speed printing at 45,9m²/h
Maximum ink drop size of 35pl
UISS ensures longer continuous printing
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UISS (Uninterrupted Ink Supply System) remarkably lessens the
frequency of ink cartridge replacement
Improves the up time in the production process
Smaller footprint compared with other high-speed printers
Sb53 ink (2L ink pack)
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Generates less smoke, still high density and high color brightness
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Features
Newly Developed Print Head
• Direction of ink jetting is enhanced. High quality image is achieved.
• The ability of Mimaki TS34 to print up to 1440 dpi and to do variable printing in 3 different dot sizes allows
users to print various images with high quality, from highlight to shadow, even in 4 color mode.
Conventional ink dot sizes
New ink dot sizes
New
jetting
method
Micro piezo printhead
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Large
21pl
Middle
14pl
Small
7pl
Large
35pl
Middle
21pl
Small
7pl
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Features
• High-speed and high image quality printing with a
staggered array of 2 print heads
K
2 inches
50.8mm
2 inches
50.8mm
1 inch
25.4mm
1 inch
25.4mm
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TS3
YC
LmLc
1 inch
25.4mm
K
TS34
M
M
YC
LmLc
Older generations
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Features
• Uninterrupted Ink Supply System (UISS)
• Double Cartridge Automatic Change Function
• Two-cartridge ink supply enables cartridge replacement
without stopping the production
Green ON: Ink in use
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Light OUT: Unused
After ink ends, Red light ON
Changes to new cartridge
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Standard features
• Automatic take-up device
• Auto take-up device for maintaining the
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same tension
Take-up torque adjustment ability, ensures
continuous media take-up up to
25kg / 180mm of the outer diameter
• Ink mist prevention fans
• To ensure stable continuous
print operations
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Features
Standard in the Combo package.
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Drying Fan 180
For an even more streamlined work, a drying fan is
available as option. Even at high-speed transfer,
the media is dried thoroughly so that it can be
wound up immediately.
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MBIS2 (Mimaki Bulk Ink System)
Mimaki's optional MBIS2 uses 2 liter ink containers
in combination with Mimaki's UISS
(Uninterrupted Ink Supply System) to reduce your
environmental footprint even further.
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Print Speed with 4 color
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45.6m²/h is possible, thanks to High density & High
speed mode
High-speed printing with higher densities
TS34-1800A 4 color mode
45,6㎡/h
Draft
32,0㎡/h
High speed
Standard
Equivalent density
at double speed
22,2㎡/h
13,5㎡/h
High quality
0,0㎡/h
10,0㎡/h
Draft
20,0㎡/h
High-speed
30,0㎡/h
40,0㎡/h
Standard
50,0㎡/h
High-quality
TS34-1800A, 4 color 540x360dpi,2pass Bi Hi 540x720dpi,4pass Bi Hi 540x1080dpi,6pass Bi Hi 720x1440dpi,8pass Bi Hi
Bi: Bidirectional printing Hi: Print heads move at high speed
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High print density at low resolution
• New ink jetting method achieves higher densities at
higher print speeds with lower resolutions
• Equivalent density is obtained at twice the speed
• Low density with low resolutions are resolved by
increasing ink dot size
Print speed: 22,2m²/h
Print speed: 45,6m²/h
Conventional
Ink volume
Large
Drop
Middle
Drop
Small
Drop
21pl
14pl
7pl
Ink volume increased 70%
540x1080dpi/ 6Pass/ Bi/ Hi
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540x360dpi/ 2Pass/ Bi/ Hi
New
Ink volume
Large
Drop
Middle
Drop
Small
Drop
35pl
21pl
7pl
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High print density at low resolution
• Appropriate print density
without print quality of
conventional printers.
• Same print quality as conventional print modes
• Print density will not decrease at low-resolution
• Ink consumption will be increased, of higher ink volume
Density at different resolutions
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1,53
1,5
1,27
1,27
1,48
1,31
1,4
1,34
1,05
1,02
1,49
1,47
1,03
1
0,5
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C 100%
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M 100%
540x360dpi
540x720dpi
Y 100%
540x1080dpi
DK 100%
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MAPS
• MAPS, Mimaki Advanced Pass System
• MAPS creates stable printing
• MAPS eliminates banding by ejecting ink sparsely at the
boundary of a pass
MAPS OFF
Feed
Direction
Scan
Direction
Print solit by each pass
MAPS ON
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Print sparsely at the boundary
Setting up MAPS!
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MAPS setting values: -50 to +50
Boundary between each pass is wider by
larger setting values(+): White banding
would occur.
Boundary between each pass is narrower by
smaller setting values (-): Print speed is
decreased.
When MAPS setting value is “‐10”, preset
printing speed is decreased by 10%
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System configuration
Connection
USB 2 0
5m(15ft) cable is recommended
PC
Recommended specifications
CPU: Core i5 3.2GHz
MEMORY: 8GB
HDD: 500GB
USB2.0: 4 ports or more
Optical disk drive: DVD-ROM
Windows7 Professional 64bit
Monitor: 1366x768
Works also with:
Combo pack, including:
Drying fan 180
MBIS2 (Mimaki Bulk Ink System)
Options
Sb53 ink
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Sb53 ink
• The Sb53 is available in 400ml cartridges and in
2000ml packs for the MBIS2 system
Package
Item Number
Sb53-K-44-1
440cc Cartridge
When MBIS2 is not used,
ink cartridges should be used
2L Pack
When MBIS2 is used,
2L ink pack should be used
Works with the MBIS2 option
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Color
Black
Sb53-DK-44-1
Deep Black
Sb53-BL-44-1
Blue
Sb53-M-44-1
Magenta
Sb53-Y-44-1
Yellow
Sb53-K-2L-1
Black
Sb53-DK-2L-1
Deep Black
Sb53-BL-2L-1
Blue
Sb53-M-2L-1
Magenta
Sb53-Y-2L-1
Yellow
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Sb53 ink
1080mm
• Ink cost of printing
• Image Cafeteria(N2)
• Ink cost for 1 print, 1m², in production mode
Ink set
926mm
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Print mode
Ink volume
440cc Cartridge cost
(€ 0,147/1cc)
2L pack cost
(€ 0,070/1cc)
Sb53 Ink
4 color
540X360dpi
Transferpaper-Tro
4.35cc
€ 0,642
€ 0,304
Sb53 Ink
4 color
540X1080dpi
JC2k-Tropical V3
(Polyester)
3.99cc
€ 0,589
€ 0,279
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Sb53 ink
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Two types of black inks
Ink Type
Advantages
Disadvantages
Sb53K
Black
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Less smoke generation during sublimation heat transfer process
Less grainy appearance on low bit image.
Better dry-ability
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Reflection density is low on low
bit image
Sb53DK
Deep black
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Delivers deeper black (closer to jet-black)
Higher reflection density on low bit image
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Less grainy appearance may be
found on low bit image
Smoke generation level is higher
than Sb53K
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Smoke quantity
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Sb53 generates less smoke during sublimation transfer process.
Sb53 DK ink generates much smoke than other inks.
Sb53
Bl/M/Y/K
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Amount of Smoke
generation
Sb53 ink
K<DK
Sb53
Bl/M/Y/DK
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Sb53 ink test results
Item
Test method
Lightfastnes
Laundry
Dry Cleaning
Chlorine water
DK
K
BL
M
Y
LBL
LM
JIS L 0842
5
4
3
4
3
ISO-105 B02
5
5
3
4
4-5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
ー
4-5
5
4-5
4
5
4-5
4
5
4-5
4
41369
2
3
4-5
4-5
ー
ー
4-5
4-5
4-5
5
5
5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
3
3
5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
3
2-3
4
4-5
4
4-5
4-5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
2
2
4
4-5
4
4-5
6
5 and
over
4-5
4-5
4-5
5
5
5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
4-5
4-5
5
3
2-3
5
5
5
5
4
5 and
over
4-5
5
5
5
4-5
5
4-5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
4-5
4
5
5
5
5
JIS L 08 44
A-2
JIS L 0860
A-1
ISO-105 D01
JIS L 0844 A
Acidity
Sweat
JIS L
0848
Alkalinity
Water
JIS L 0846
Sublimation
JIS L 0854
JIS L 0849
Rub
ISO-105 X12
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Class
Color change or fading
Cotton
Silk
Color change or fading
Color staining
Color change or fading
Color change or fading
Color change or fading
Cotton
Color staining
Silk
Color change or fading
Cotton
Color staining
Silk
Color change or fading
Cotton
Color staining
Silk
Color change or fading
Cotton
Color staining
Silk
Color staining
Dry
Mosit
Dry
Moist
3-4
4-5
5
5
5
4-5
5
4-5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
5
5
5
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Test was performed by:
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Transfer paper:
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Transfer paper 51140(SPC-0511)
Imprinted fabric:
Polyester 100%
Transfer conditions:
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200℃ 60sec
Print conditions on
transfer paper:
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Nissenken, Quality
Evaluation Center
720dpi 8pass unidirectional 100%
Profile:
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Ink limit OFF
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Applications
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The MIMAKI TS34-1800A expands business opportunities such as soft signage,
sports apparel and gear using eco-friendly aqueous ink.
Banners
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Flags
Snowboards
Sports uniform
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Specification comparison
Maker
Print method
Model
Large sized bottle
Color variation
Number of printhead
UISS
Ink supply system
Maximum set-able
media width
Maximum printable
width
Standard speed
Width
Depth
Height
Weight
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Sublimation transfer
Sublimation transfer
Sublimation transfer
TS34-1800A
JV4-180
TS3-1600
6 color
6
MBIS2 (Standard feature)
4 color
1
MBIS2 (Standard feature)
4 color
2
Applicable for 4 color
printing
8 slots
Cartridge or Bulk system
None
Applicable for 4 color printing
12 slots
Multi print 2WAY/1WAY
8 slots
Cartridge or Bulk system
1,910mm
1,910mm
1,620mm
1,900mm
1,870mm
1,610mm
22m² (4 color)
2,840mm
750mm
1,430mm
210kg
9.8m² (6 color)
2,410mm
730mm
1205mm
158kg
9m² (4 color)
2,538mm
739mm
1,424mm
160kg
Note
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TS34-1800A Specifications
Item
Specifications
Print head
On-demand piezo print head
2 print heads and each has 8 nozzle lines, Staggered array
Maximum print width
Print resolution
Head height
Ink
Type
Color
Supply method
Media
Size
Thickness
Weight
Roll diameter
Roll inside diameter
Media cutter
Media heater
Interface
Power
Power consumption
Operational environment
Dimensions WxDxH
Weight
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1,900mm
360, 540, 720, 1440dpi
2mm/3mm ,3mm/4mm, 4mm/5mm (Setup during the installation)
Dedicated sublimation transfer ink Sb53 ink
(With IC chip)
4 color(BMYK)
8 ink cartridges (440ml each )
8 ink packs (2L each) by MBIS2
210mm~1,910mm
1.0mm or under
25kg or under
Φ180mm or under
2 inches or 3 inches
Y-direction cut by a cutter on the head
None
USB2.0
AC100~120V、AC200~240V
360W or under 1 plug
Temperature:20℃~35℃ Humidity:35~65%Rh (No condensation)
2,840(W) x 750(D) x 1,430(H) mm
210kg
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