Hitachi UX-B160W Entry Level Printer

The Hitachi UX-B160W entry level printer offers up to 240 printable characters on 3 separate lines and a print rate of up 1148 per second. The model comes with a basic message storage capacity, as well as. Through its "Clean & Easy Cartridge System" and its "Make Up Fluid Consumption Reducing System" maintainability and environmental performance can be improved.

The environmentally improved Hitachi UX series printers reduces fluid consumption, is easy to use and its ergonomically-designed printhead is ideal for printing on drinks containers like milk & juice cartons. The Hitachi UX is available in three models – entry level, flexible and premium and features a new cartridge-type system, which makes ink replacement clean and simple. The ink and make-up cartridge bottles can be used right up until the last drop which prevents wastage and eliminates the need to dispose of them separately.

A modern user interface with full colour, 10.4 inch touch screen panel with the ability to check the finished image on the screen before going ahead with printing helps to avoid errors and saves on wastage. An icon-based graphics indicates when ink levels are low and when is the correct time to replace cartridges.

The printer cabinet is IP55 rated for protection from limited dust ingress. Protected from low pressure water jets from any direction. It may also be used in 50ᵒC.

Key Features:

  • Clean & easy cartridge system
  • Significant reduction of make up consumption
  • Character height 2-10mm
  • Up to 3-line printing
  • Up to 240 print characters
  • Up to 150 message storage capacity
  • LP55 protection (limited dust ingress)
Hitachi UX Printer Specifications
Model Hitachi UX-B160W
Nozzle size 65 µm
Max. print line number 3 lines
Maximum number ofprint characters Up to 240 characters
Font(Horizontal × vertical) 5x55x7(8), 9x7(8) 7x10 11x11 (Chinese only) 10x12 12x16 18x24
Character height 2-10 mm
Display & input device WYSIWYG design; display: TFT LCD (10.4" color), backlight provided; input device: Touch panel, input sound provided
Screen language(2 languages selectable) English, German, French, Dutch, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish, Danish, Greek, Russian, Czech, Polish, Arabic, Serbian, Turkish, Hungarian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Romanian, Finnish, Norwegian, Slovenian, Thai, Vietnamese, Chinese, Korean,
Maximum print rate (characters per second)(Font 5 x 5, space 1,1 line) Up to 1148
Standard characters Alphanumeric (A-Z, a-z, 0-9), symbols (27), space: total 90
User pattern 50 patterns each for dot matrix
Print function Calendar, Counter, Font mixture, Password
Message storage capacity 150 Messages
Input signal Print target detection, Printing stop, Rotary encoder pulse (NPN / PNP Selectable)
Output signal Print ready, Fault, Warning (NPN only).
Data interface Option (RS-232C at baud rates selectable up to 115.2 kbps
General specifications
Ethernet (Modbus communication) -
External memory USB for user data storage
Printhead cable length / angle 4 m (in-line / 90 degrees)
Operating temperature range 0 - 50° C (ink type limited)
Operating humidity range 30 - 90 % RH (no condensation)
Power supply(Automatic voltage selection) AC100 - 120 / 220 - 240 ∓ 10 % 50 / 60Hz 120VA
Approval CE, UL, cUL, C-Tick, FCC, ICES
Dimensions(Width x Depth x Height) 400 x 320 x 527 mm
International protection(Cabinet) IP55
Approximate weight 27 kg