Kodak's Professional 5260

Kodak's Professional 5260 wide-format inkjet printer is the first in a new line of high-speed, wide-format inkjet printers from Kodak Professional that employs Piezo inkjet print-head technology, six colors and Dynamic Contone printing - the ability to deliver five distinct drop sizes over an extended range (8 pl to 67 pl) on an individual pixel-by-pixel basis. The result is a quality output at up to 500 square feet per hour at 300 dpi with an "apparent resolution" three to four times higher. It can also produce high-quality 600 x 600 and 1,200 x 600 dpi images using up to three drop sizes.

The 5260 supports both dye- and pigment-based inks for added flexibility, and accommodates a wide range of media, including paper, film, vinyl, and canvas for indoor or outdoor applications. It accepts media up to 62" wide, and standard roll lengths are managed by a precise automated feed and take-up system. The 5260 printer can also be used with Kodak's Instant-Dry photographic media, developed to address the challenge of high print speeds with photographic quality, to extend print life. The Instant-Dry photographic media is available in both satin and gloss finishes. Kodak Professional, Rochester, NY, (800) 235-6325, www.kodak.com/go/5260.

This article originally appeared in the 02/01/2002 issue of THE Journal.

comments powered by Disqus

White Papers:

  • Creating Magic in the Classroom PDF Screenshot

    Download this informative Executive Summary from an exclusive event aimed to provide educators, administrators and IT leaders with practical tools for integrating technology into the classroom. Read more...