Screen Truepress Production Inkjet

Screen technology is integral to the efficient and cost-effective production of high-quality printed materials, from signs and displays to newspapers and books to folding cartons and flexible packages. Screen’s vision for creating a future in print encompasses a comprehensive range of Truepress digital printing systems, PDF- and JDF-based workflow solutions for computer-to-plate and print-on-demand, and PlateRite thermal platesetters. In keeping with our goal of becoming a major force in digital print, we continue to introduce exciting new advances in every Screen product category. Continuous product improvement and software upgrades offer customers greater value and flexibility.

Truepress Jet Series (Jet520S, Jet520HD 520EX-Color, 520EX-Monochrome, 520ZZ, )


Truepress Jet520S

The Truepress Jet520 series remains the best-selling inkjet press for the direct mail, transactional and book printing markets with more than 800 machines manufactured by Screen since the Truepress Jet520S was launched. Conventional commercial print job lengths have been reduced as tastes shift to full-color variable printing that targets the specific needs of a particular customer or market segment. The Truepress Jet520S creates business opportunities in the world of one-to-one printing and work requiring an ultrafast turnaround. In addition to printing different images and text at high quality on each page, the Truepress Jet520S features extremely fast, high-volume printing. With its ability to print onto a wide range of paper types, the Truepress Jet520S offers the flexibility and productivity demanded by today’s variable printing market.

Print Head
Piezoelectric Max Imaging Width
50.7 cm (19.96 in)
Flat and/or Roll Roll Max Speed
128 m/min (419.94 ft/min)

Target Marketplace: Local magazines, newspapers, small-lot printing, textbooks and transactional printing

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Truepress Jet520HD

The Truepress Jet520HD high-definition inkjet web press delivers realistic images that expand the boundaries of inkjet printing. With its 1,200 dpi true resolution and precise droplet size control, the Truepress Jet520HD achieves the colors, textures, details and solid ink areas expected for high-end publication and commercial work. For direct mail advertising, the enhanced design opportunities that improve response rates of personalized marketing campaigns make the Truepress Jet520HD an appealing alternative to offset/digital hybrid and toner-based production.

Print Head
Piezoelectric Max Imaging Width
50.8 cm (20 in)
Flat and/or Roll Roll Max Speed
120 m/min (393.6 ft/min)

Target Marketplace: Local magazines, newspapers, small-lot printing, textbooks and transactional printing

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Truepress Jet 520EX-Color

There has been mounting interest in an entry-level, color variable printing system that provides a comprehensive range of required functions while maintaining print quality and reliability. The Truepress Jet520EX-Color is just such a system. The Truepress Jet520EX-Color meets the needs of print providers that want to begin offering high-quality variable color but with a smaller capital investment, as well as those that mainly handle short-run work.

Print Head
Piezoelectric Max Imaging Width
51.81 cm (20.4 in)
Flat and/or Roll Roll Max Speed
64 m/min (210 ft/min)

Target Marketplace: Local magazines, newspapers, small-lot printing, textbooks and transactional printing

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Truepress Jet 520EX-Monochrome

The Truepress Jet520EX-Monochrome, an entry-level inkjet web press specifically designed for black-only printing, has everything going for it: high production speed, variable data printing capabilities, compact body, flexible configurations and user-friendly design. Everything you need (and more) to deliver a wider range of printing applications with higher quality plus greater productivity and stability. If the project needs to be printed in black, you can print it better and faster with the Truepress Jet520EX-Monochrome.

Print Head
Piezoelectric Max Imaging Width
51.81 cm (20.4 in)
Flat and/or Roll Roll Max Speed
128.01 m/min (420 ft/min)

Target Marketplace: Local magazines, newspapers, small-lot printing, textbooks and transactional printing

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Truepress Jet 520ZZ

The flagship of the Truepress Jet520 series of continuous-feed, single-pass inkjet printing systems produces direct mail, books, magazines and other high-volume work that traditionally has been printed offset. When used for personalized catalogs, color bank statements, technical manuals and newsletters, the Truepress Jet520ZZ improves response rates of printed materials, reduces costs and increases product demand.

Print Head
Piezoelectric Max Imaging Width
51.81 cm (20.4 in)
Flat and/or Roll Roll Max Speed
219.9 m/min (721.7 ft/min)

Target Marketplace: Local magazines, newspapers, small-lot printing, textbooks and transactional printing

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Truepress Jet520HD

The Truepress Jet520HD high-definition inkjet web press delivers realistic images that expand the boundaries of inkjet printing. With its 1,200 dpi true resolution and precise droplet size control, the Truepress Jet520HD achieves the colors, textures, details and solid ink areas expected for high-end publication and commercial work. For direct mail advertising, the enhanced design opportunities that improve response rates of personalized marketing campaigns make the Truepress Jet520HD an appealing alternative to offset/digital hybrid and toner-based production.

Print Head
Piezoelectric Max Imaging Width
52 cm (20.4 in)
Flat and/or Roll Roll Max Speed
120 m/min (393.6 ft/min)

Target Marketplace: Local magazines, newspapers, small-lot printing, textbooks and transactional printing

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Published on Monday, August 12, 2013 (updated 06/08/2016)