Product Reviews

Dilli Neo Sirius

A printer to print directly on both flexible and rigid media.

What does it do?
The Dilli Neo Sirius 1.6m is the most recent expansion to the Dilli portfolio of UV Hybrid printers. It can print directly on rigid and flexible (roll to roll) media upto 5 cm. The Neo Sirius has best in class features like  Dilli True Variable Dot Printing powered by 4 colour Gray Scale Ricoh Gen5 from 0pl to 21pl, LED curing system, Auto Gap preset System, Print Head Collision Prevention system, Anti- Static System, Print Head Nozzle Protection System, and Dilli DMPT Printing Technology for banding free printing.

Print Heads: Ricoh Gen5

Printer Width: 1.6 m /2.5m

Number of Print Heads: 6pcs

Drop Volume: 7 pl ( Variable)

Colour Option: CMYK +W

Ink Type

ISAG fastBook Professional

A high-speed system for digitally printed layflat book blocks.

What does it do?
The fastBook Professional is a complete layflat book block production line for larger-format books. It is manufactured by Imaging Solutions (ISAG), the Swiss developer of high-end binding and printing equipment for the photo and luxury book market. It is supplied in the UK and Ireland by Perfect Bindery Solutions (PBS).

Max block format:
450x450mm (18x18in)
Min block format:
Max block thickness:

EFI Pro 24f

With the Pro 24f, EFI hopes to woo the flatbed faithful to its fold.

What does it do?
Although EFI is a stalwart of the superwide-format market with its Vutek range in the roll-to-roll and hybrid markets, the Pro 24f is it’s first ‘true’ flatbed, and is a key plank in the firm’s bid to address all sectors in the display graphics market.

Max printable area: 2.54x1.32m
Colours: CMYK plus dual white
Curing: UV LED
Throughput (production mode): 27m2/hr

When was it

Barbieri Spectro LFP qb

The latest plug and play spectro from the Italian manufacturer.

What does it do?
The Spectro LFP qb is a flatbed spectrophotometer that reads either reflective or transmissive media and measures the colours in LAB values, which is the industry standard colour space.

Measuring aperture: 2mm, 6mm and 8mm
Reflective measurements: Yes
Transmissive measurements: Yes
Measuring conditions: M1, M0, M2, M3
Media thickness: Up to 20mm
Connections: Ethernet, wifi, USB

When was it launched and what