Development of New Retransfer ID card Printer by DNP
Dai Nippon Printing companies made an announcement on development of its 4th generation retransfer card printer. The newly developed CX-D80 can be used for variety of ID cards as well as other printing applications. The CX-D80 features a gloss photo; edge-to-edge printing and it would remain free of head damage thanks to the retransfer method. Furthermore, the CX-D80 is designed to accommodate various encoding applications such as magnetic encoding, smart card, RFID as well as single and dual sided printing. DNP is planning to introduce a new laminator CL-600 sometimes by first quarter of 2010. The new laminator CL-600 offers a upgraded functions of simultaneous dual-sided lamination allowing two different types of lamination media for the purpose of adding security hologram as well as protecting the printed image on a card. The CX-D80 will be released sometimes by 4th quarter of 2009.
Let’s hope this product does not fall into the wrong hands. This type of printing machine just like the photocopy machines are getting better and better in terms of quality of printing.