XAAR 500 Drop-on-Demand Printer


The HSAJet XAAR 500  drop-on-demand printer system is specifically designed for industries needing a versatile binary inkjet coding solution for form printing, large contrast-rich barcodes and bitmap print applications.
Piezo inkjet, drop-on-demand technology offers a wide range of print heights and configurations, which eliminates the need for additional labeling or pre-printed stock. It features the lowest cost per print, very simple setup and alignment, and non-contact coding, combined with flexible and modular constructions.

Key Features:

  • Low cost per printheads
  • Ideal for form printing, large contrast-rich barcodes and bitmaps
  • Outercase and product non-contact coding – eg Tyvek, wood, pallets and cardboard
  • No downtime – ink change while printing
  • Robust and reliable printers – no maintenance
  • Simple to setup and align
  • Up to 70mm print height without alignment per printer (combine up to 4 printers - 280mm)
  • Variety of inks available – oil-based, UV and solvent
  • 0.5 / 1 litre ink supply possible – no inverted ink supply with risk of ink spillage
Pharmaceutical Print & Verify System Specification
Model XAAR 500
Dimensions 95mm(W) x 41mm(D) x 110mm(H)
Weight (dry) 0.29kg
Ink Wide range of coloured oil / UV / solvent based inks available
Printable images via Controller See individual controller specifications
Print features Side or downwards
Operating temperature range 10 – 40°C
Humidity 10 – 90% non-condensing


XAAR Printers: XAAR 500/80
Print heights (mm) 70
Print resolution (DPI) 180
Drop volume (PI) 80
Max frequency (kHz) 4
Max linear speed (m/mm) 34

Compatible Controllers: 

Available to be used in combination with HSAJet XAAR 128 and XAAR 500 printers are:

  • Controller Unit (CU2): The HSAJet Controller Unit is a high-resolution print controller. Connected to our standard printers it has the function of a stand-alone system. The CUF is equipped with LAN and Serial communication allowing remote controlled variable printing. A compact Controller Unit handling up to 2" print height.
  • Touch Industrial Controller (TIPC15): The HSAJet TIPC15 builds on the HSAJet controller board (CB) solution. The built-in controller board is PCI based and can control up to 2" of print height.
  • Office-Style Printer Controller Board (OPC): The HSAJet OPC boards are based upon reliable technology which offers consistent, high quality, fast printing. The OPC comes with either 2" or 4" print height version, in a standard PC casing which comes with a cooling rear 3-speed fan and 2 USB ports in its front panel.
  • Rack-Style Printer Controller Board (RPC): The HSAJet RPC board comes with either 6" or 8" print height, in an industrial 19" rack that offers excellent cooling features, a lockable front panel and an exchangeable dust filter. The intuitive HSAJet software has all the necessary features including database connection.
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