Hitachi PH-D460W 4-Line Small Character Printer

The Hitachi PH-D460W model is a highly advanced industrial small character up to 4-line continuous inkjet (CIJ) printer, an economical solution for simpler marking and coding applications on metals, plastics, rubbers, films and paper yet maintain all the benefits of the highly successful PB-260E and PXR Series.

This Hitachi PH 4 line printer is designed to reduce solvent emission and minimise fluid usage by up to 50%, and is equipped with a unique ink circulation system that ensures continuous flow of ink without any blockages. A wide range of inks are available for printing on a variety of substrates such as food, cosmetic, pharmaceutical products etc.


Key Features:

  • Large monochrome 8.9" LCD liquid crystal touch screen panel
  • Direct touch button menu selection
  • Onscreen troubleshooting guide
  • Strong die-cast aluminium frame printhead
  • Auto-flush during shutdown to prevent nozzle clogging
  • Unique ink return system to reduce solvent evaporation
  • Combination of viscosity control and density control to reduce solvent consumption and maintain high print quality
  • CF card data storage, software upgrade, and data transfer functionality
  • RoHS compliant 304 SS IP55 enclosure for easy integration to production lines
Hitachi PH D460W Printer Specifications
Model Hitachi PH-D460W
Nozzle size 65 µm
Max. print line number Up to 4 Lines
Max. No of print characters(each line) 1 Line: Up to 240 characters      2 Line: Up to 120 characters
3 Line: Up to 80 characters        4 Line: Up to 60 characters
Dot matrix(horizontal x vertical) 1-4 Line: 5 x 5, 5 x 8 (or 5 x 7), 7 x 10 (or 9 x 7, 9 x 7)1-3 Line: 7 x 10      1-2 Line: 12 x 16      1 Line: 18 x 24, 24 x 32
Character height 2 - 10mm / 0.08 - 0.39 inches
Display & input device Display: Liquid crystal display (8.9 inch, monochrome), back-light provided
Input Device: Touch panel, input sound provided
Display language English, German, French, Dutch, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish, Danish, Russian, Czech, Polish, Arabic, Serbian, Turkish, Hungarian, Catalan, other languages available
Maximum print rate Up to 2,296 characters per second (font 5 x 5, space 1, 1 line)
Standard characters Alphanumeric (A-Z, a-z, 0-9), symbols (27), Space: total 90
Logo Each dot matrix 128 patterns
Barcodes Code39, ITF, NW-7, EAN-13, / UPC-A, Code 128
Print functions Calendar, counter, message storage (150 messages), font mixture, password security, data matrix 2D code, (alphabet: 49 characters, numerals 98 characters, encoder with speed follow up function, traverse printing
Input signal Print target detection, printing stop, traverse printing, rotary encoder pulse
Output signal Print ready, fault, warning, print in progress / print complete, online
Vision Camera System