With its unique twin thermal head technology the new Shinko S8175 Dye Sublimation Thermal Transfer printer prints standard YMCO colors and then laminates a gold or silver holographic foil for eye-catching prints, according to Kanematsu USA product manager Irina Polunina. The printer is ideal for printing custom greeting cards, postcards, artwork, sales promotions, or invitations. The printer produces a standard 4x6 print at 300 dpi with holographic foil at 600 dpi in only 45 seconds with the capacity of 280 prints per roll.
The Shinko CHC-S8175 joins an impressive line of Shinko printers: the 2006 DIMA award winner CHC-S1245 the highest quality, fastest and most versatile 8” printer, and the world’s fastest 6” printer CHC-S2145 at 6.8 seconds per 6”x4” borderless prints.
The new S8175 printer and is currently only available in the Japan and will be first featured at PMA in March.