Durst Wide-Format Inkjet

The Durst inkjet technology, whether as a flatbed or roll-to-roll printer, provides convincing print quality, productivity, reliability and versatility. The machines´ ability print on rigid and roll media, and to quickly change from one media to the other is unique on the market.

Rho P10 Series (160, 200, 250, 200HS, 250HS, 320R)
Rho 1000 Series
(1012, 1030, 1312, 1330)
Rhotex Series (180TR, 322, HS)
Alpha Series (190, 330)
1000 Corrugated | 312R | 500R | 512R | 320R HS | 162 TS
Kappa 180


Rho P10 160

The Rho P10 160 UV inkjet printer offers unrivalled media flexible both in size and type and productivity is the same for rigid and roll material. 

As a result of Durst’s latest Quadro Array 10 printhead technology, the Rho P10 160, like all other P10 models, provides unrivalled print quality whilst maintaining the high level of productivity. It is capable of printing up to 100 sqm at up to 1000 dpi.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 160cm (62 in)
Max Production Speed 100 m²/hr (1,100 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 40 mm (1.58 in)
Max Resolution 1000 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat and Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging and backlit luxury good

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Rho P10 200

The P10 200 inkjet printers are the most versatile and productive 10 picolitre UV printers available.  The machines are manufactured with the finest components to Durst’s own exacting standards.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 205cm (6.5 ft)
Max Production Speed 170 m²/hr (1,800 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 40 mm (1.58 in)
Max Resolution 1000 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat and Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging and backlit luxury good

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Rho P10 250

The P10 250 inkjet printers are the most versatile and productive 10 picolitre UV printers available.  The machines are manufactured with the finest components to Durst’s own exacting standards.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 250 cm (8 ft)
Max Production Speed 200 m²/hr (2,100 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 40 mm (1.58 in)
Max Resolution 1000 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat and Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging and backlit luxury good

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Rho P10 200 HS

The Rho P10 HS Series is the high speed version of the Rho P10 200. The Rho P10 HS features Quadro Array 10M printheads with double the number of nozzles in comparison to the Rho P10 200. They also incorporate LED Pin Curing in combination with conventional UV drying. The Pin Curing assists in making the higher speeds possible by sealing the drops before final drying.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 205cm (6.5 ft)
Max Production Speed 350 m²/hr (3,700 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 40 mm (1.58 in)
Max Resolution 1000 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat and Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging and backlit luxury good

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Rho P10 250HS

The new Rho P10 250HS is the most productive 10 picoliter printer in its class.

The Rho P10 250HS combines speed and exception quality without compromising either. The P10 250HS features Durst's Quadro Array 10M printheads with double the number of nozzles in comparison to the Rho P10 250. Unrivalled P10 "fine art" print quality, with a resolution of up to 1000 dpi, is now available from a printer that is capable of printing over 4,000 sq.ft./h. A true hybrid, the Rho P10 250HS will print on both rigid and roll media equally fast and the media change from one to the other is both quick and simple.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 250 cm (8 ft)
Max Production Speed 400 m²/hr (4,300 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 40 mm (1.58 in)
Max Resolution 1000 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat and Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging and backlit luxury good

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Rho P10 320R

The Rho P10 320R UV inkjet printer establishes a new quality standard for industrial roll to roll printing. Precision components developed by Durst, including the Quadro® Array 10 printhead technology and the magnetic linear drive carriage system, are essential innovations in the new machine.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 156 cm (5.11 ft)
Max Production Speed 150 m²/hr (1,615 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 2 mm (0.07 in)
Max Resolution 1000 dpi Flat and/or Roll Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging and backlit luxury good, textiles

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Rho 1012

The Rho 1012 sets the quality standard for high end industrial inkjet productivity. This is due to Durst’s latest Quadro Array printhead technology which features very small droplets of only 12 picolitres and with over 65,000 nozzles in the print carriage. This enables a very high printing speed without compromising the quality.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 250 cm (8 ft)
Max Production Speed 490 m²/hr (5,300 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 40 mm (1.58 in)
Max Resolution 1000 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat and Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging

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Rho 1030

The Rho 1030 is one of the fastest flatbed in the market. It is ideal for fully automated production whilst offering the ability to provide short runs, variable data printing and very fast media change.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 250 cm (8 ft)
Max Production Speed 1000 m²/hr (10,700 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 40 mm (1.58 in)
Max Resolution 600 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging

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Rho 1312

As part of Durst’s continuous product advancement, the Rho 1300 Series provides several developments including increased productivity over the existing models; the Rho 1312 will print up to 620 m²/h. In addition, they offer improved image quality and higher gloss finish, increased reliability during printing and even greater flexibility of media, particularly with difficult and heat sensitive media.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 250 cm (8 ft)
Max Production Speed 620 m²/hr (6,673.6 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 40 mm (1.58 in)
Max Resolution 1000 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging

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Rho 1330

As part of Durst’s continuous product advancement, the Rho 1300 Series provides several developments including increased productivity over the existing models; the Rho 1330 will print up to 1250 m²/h. In addition, they offer improved image quality and higher gloss finish, increased reliability during printing and even greater flexibility of media, particularly with difficult and heat sensitive media.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 250 cm (8 ft)
Max Production Speed 1,250 m²/hr (13,454 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 40 mm (1.58 in)
Max Resolution 600 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging

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Rhotex 180TR

With the Rhotex 180 TR, Durst is expanding its textile direct printing portfolio with dye-sublimation technology. Printing on sublimation paper and the transfer process using a calender minimizes production expenditure and enables those not in the industry to enter the field of textile production. The printing system is especially suitable for polyester and polyester blends used in clothing, household textiles and soft signage, for example.

Ink Type Aqueous Max Print Width 1.85 m (72.83 in)
Max Production Speed 200 m²/hr (2,152 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 2 mm
Max Resolution 1000 x 1200 dpi Flat and/or Roll Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP

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Rhotex 322

The digital printing of textile advertising continues to increase every year more than 50%. The Rhotex 322 is Durst's answer to the popularity of this growing market. Unlike other devices that use solvent-based inks, the water-based dispersion Rhotex inks are completely environmentally friendly, recyclable, odorless and free of VOC's.

Ink Type Aqueous Max Print Width 320 cm (10.5 ft)
Max Production Speed 139.91 m²/hr (1,506 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 2 mm
Max Resolution 1200 dpi Flat and/or Roll Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP

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Rhotex HS

Soft Signage, or the utilization of textiles as a medium for advertising and as a source of information, is currently one of the growing areas in the print industry. The new Rhotex HS is Durst´s solution to the increased market requirements, an industrial soft signage printer that combines the digital advantages with the efficiency of analogue textile printers.

Ink Type eco-friendly aqueous Max Print Width 330 cm (10.8 ft)
Max Production Speed 430 m²/hr (4,600 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 2 mm
Max Resolution 1200 dpi Flat and/or Roll Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP

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Rho 162 TS

The Rho 162 TS is the little brother of the Rho 161 TS roll-to -roll printer, which has been  supplied by Durst, in cooperation with 3M, since 2008. It is used in the production of road traffic signs. More than 40 systems have been installed, primarily in Scandinavia and Great Britain. The system was officially approved by the German authorities in 2009. The Rho 162 TS prints on 3M reflector supports with 3M UV 8800 inks.

Ink Type 3M UV 8800 Max Print Width 1575 mm (62 in)
Max Production Speed 12 m²/hr (129 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 30 mm (1.2 in)
Max Resolution 800x1200 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat and Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging and backlit luxury good, textiles

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Alpha 190

Durst is launching the Alpha series, a new generation of super multi-pass inkjet printers for the digital production of home textiles and fashion. The Alpha series offers print widths of 190-330 cm and can be configured with up to 8 colors and 64 Alpha-S print heads that achieve a native resolution of 600 dpi and a print speed of 460 lm/h. The Durst Alpha series provides continuous ink circulation in all ink circuits in order to guarantee constant ink quality and reliable stand-by availability. A new intelligent feed system has been developed for the Alpha series that adapts automatically to different textiles and roll diameters.

Ink Type water-based, dispersion-, acid-, reactive- Max Print Width 1.9 m (74.8 in)
Max Production Speed 90.58 m²/hr (975 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 8 mm (0.39 in)
Max Resolution 1200 x 1200 dpi Flat and/or Roll Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP

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Alpha 330

Ink Type water-based, dispersion-, acid-, reactive- Max Print Width 3.3 m (129.9 in)
Max Production Speed 136.5 m²/hr (1,470 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 8 mm (0.39 in)
Max Resolution 1200 x 1200 dpi Flat and/or Roll Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP

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Rho 1000 Corrugated

The Rho 1000 Corrugated enables industrial printing on carton and corrugated board. The system includes, functions for a reliable loading of the corrugated material, for parallel printing of multiple boards and an integrated coating system for the printed materials with UV-based protective lacquer.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 250 cm (8 ft)
Max Production Speed 500 m²/hr (5,400 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 40 mm (1.58 in)
Max Resolution 600 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat and Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging

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Rho 312R

The new Rho 312R – offers unrivalled production speeds and Variodrop technology

The Rho 312R is the most productive 3.2 m roll-to-roll printer in its class. It offers the new quality standard for industrial backlit or fine art printing. It features Durst's Quadro Array 12M printheads with Variodrop technology. The12 picoliter drop size enables excellent image quality with up to 900 dpi, while the Variodrop technology is responsible for the printer's high productivity with exceptional image quality.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 320 cm (10.5 ft)
Max Production Speed 240 m²/hr (2,600 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 2 mm (0.07 in)
Max Resolution 900 dpi Flat and/or Roll Flat and Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging

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Rho 500R

A print output of 350m² per hour with uncompromised quality The Durst Rho 500R combines 600 dpi 6-colour print quality with an exceptionally high output of up to 350m² per hour thanks to its sophisticated mechanical engineering and further enhancement of the Durst Quadro 30D Array technology.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 500 cm (16.4 ft)
Max Production Speed 350 m²/hr (3760 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 2 mm
Max Resolution 600 dpi Flat and/or Roll Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging and backlit luxury good, textiles

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Rho 512R

The Rho 512R with12M Durst Quadro Array printhead technology and 12 picoliter droplet sizes, sets the new quality standard in 5 meter wide high-end industrial inkjet productivity. With a print quality of up to 1000 dpi and at speeds of up to 3760 sq.ft. per hour, the Rho 512R prints a variety of large format advertising materials, and can also handle three 1.6m/5 ft. rolls simultaneously. Equipped with the zoom-and-drop technology, Rho 512R multi-pulses used for modulating the droplet size. Thus, the exact amount of ink is placed and drop-satellite as the conventional grayscale avoided. Unattended printing and very low production costs make the Rho 512R one of the most economical printers of all time.

Ink Type UV Curable Max Print Width 500 cm (16.4 ft)
Max Production Speed 350 m²/hr (3760 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 2 mm
Max Resolution 1000 dpi Flat and/or Roll Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging and backlit luxury good, textiles

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Rho 320R HS

With the high-performance Rho 320R HS printer you can profitably and ecologically broaden your digital large-format business. In the printing sector, a business is successful when it quickly responds to changing market demands while keeping service quality constant. Printing companies serving as global providers and offering the most varied types of products (from flyers to posters in DIN-A0 format to soft signage on textile supports and large-format posters) are the partners sought by brands and chain stores and shops that need to rapidly respond to offer variations.

Ink Type Rho Roll DM Max Print Width 320 cm (10.49 ft)
Max Production Speed 176 m²/hr (1,894 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 2 mm
Max Resolution 600 dpi Flat and/or Roll Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP, packaging and backlit luxury good, textiles

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Kappa 180

The Kappa 180 is a high-performance inkjet printer that is an alternative to flatbed screen printing that ensures abolute flexiblity in the age of rapidly changing fashions. Offering the ability to print on different textile fibers with environmentally friendly, water-based dispersion-, reactive- and acid inks using the QuadroZ arrays, the Kappa 180 is an economical and ecological innovation.

Ink Type Kappa Inks (Reactive, Dispersion, Acid) Max Print Width 1.95 m (76.77 in)
Max Production Speed 580 m²/hr (6,243.06 ft²/hr) Max Media Thickness 8 mm (0.39 in)
Max Resolution 1000 x 1200 dpi Flat and/or Roll Roll

Applications: banners, posters, exhibition graphics, indoor and outdoor signage, POP

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Published on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 (updated 08/26/2016)