Linx 5900BC

Key Benefits

  • Bottle Coder designed for coding onto glass, PET and PLA on wet-fill lines
  • IP55-rated with a curved stainless steel enclosure
  • Integrated printhead and air knife system for high code quality
  • 3-line coding, USB message sharing and store up to 1,000 messages as standard
  • Low annual maintenance costs – few parts to change and minimal printhead maintenance
  • Upgrade as your requirements change

The Linx 5900BC is a total CIJ solution for bottle coding.  This package ensures that your bottles are coded exactly where you want them, using inks that stay put, and delivered by the most reliable ink jet printer for challenging environments.

As your production line develops, the Linx 5900BC can grow with you -  a range of upgrades are available to ensure that your line keeps moving.

 Best for Bottling

  • Linx Black bottling ink 1058 penetrates condensation and provides good print quality and permanence right up to the point of its removal in caustic bottle washers
  • The Linx 5900BC bottle coding solution includes a unique integrated printhead and air knife system which ensures that the print area on the bottle is dried prior to printing.
  • Reliable operation in washdown environments - IP55 rated with a smooth, stainless steel enclosure and no doors to open when refilling

Keep your line running and your costs low

  • FullFlush® self-cleaning technology keeps the printhead clean for reliable starts even after extended shutdowns
  • Less downtime with an adjustment-free printhead, no exposed wires and minimal maintenance required
  • Quick message creation and editing – with the large colour user interface featuring prompted coding fields
  • Low annual maintenance costs – with fewer parts to change during service than other printers

A printer that grows with your business

  • As standard: 3-line coding, USB message sharing and storage of up to 1000 messages
  • Increase print speeds
  • Add Linx Insight® for remote printer monitoring and control via a smartphone or PC
  • Add Linx QuickSwitch® for quick and accurate code changes with a barcode scanner
  • Enhance integration with your production line by adding parallel I/O and Ethernet connectivity
Technical Specification

Printing capability

  • 3 lines of text and logos as standard

  • Maximum print speed of 7.28m/s (for single line of code)

  • Print heights from 1.8mm to 8.8mm

  • Rotated character (‘tower’) printing

Programming facilities

  • Simple menu-driven WYSIWYG message creation and editing

  • Large colour display

  • USB port for copy and back-up of message and printer settings, downloading logos, and for easy transfer of messages between printers

  • 1000-message storage

Physical characteristics

  • Curved stainless steel casing with minimal dirt traps

  • IP55 (washdown) as standard

  • Weighs only 21kg

  • No factory air required

  • Single button startup and shutdown

Related Accessories

Linx continuous inkjet accessories are designed to enable correct integration of Linx industrial inkjet printers and coders with the production line. For unusual or challenging set-ups, our customer engineering department can build customized solutions to suit every application.

More Information

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