Colorado 1650 UVgel 460 Ink Receives 3M Performance Guarantee Certification
SINGAPORE, 14 April 2020 – Canon announced today the Colorado 1650 and its UVgel 460 ink has been certified with 3M Performance Guarantee. This certification is testament that applications printed on the Colorado 1650 in combination with 3M’s approved media achieve the highest quality standards.
Through testing the UVgel 460 inks on a wide range of 3M media, this certification demonstrates the exceptional quality standards achieved through applications such as wall murals, window graphics, fleet and vehicle graphics. Canon has worked closely with 3M on securing the quality and performance of UVgel prints on a broad range of 3M media.
The Colorado 1650 is an award winning1 roll-to-roll printer featuring a flexible yet robust ink set and FLXfinish, a new approach to LED curing which allows the user to choose between matte or gloss modes for each individual print. This means customers can achieve different aesthetic finishes without the need to change inks or media on a wide variety of different applications, both for indoor and outdoor use.
“Our ever-growing customer base is rapidly adopting UVgel as their preferred technology, for media that are widely used today, and emerging categories such as PVC-free print media. With the 3M Performance Guarantee certification, the Colorado 1650 help customers to pursue new businesses through expanded applications while giving them the confidence and assurance to provide to their end users when printing on 3M substrates.” said Steve Ford, Managing Director, Production Printing Asia, Canon.
About Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd.
Canon is a global leader in photographic and digital imaging solutions. Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. is the headquarters for South & Southeast Asia driving sales, marketing and service strategies. Besides handling the domestic market, the company covers 22 other countries and regions including subsidiaries in India, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. The parent company Canon Inc. has a global network of more than 300 companies and employs close to 200,000 people worldwide. Canon is guided by its kyosei philosophy that focuses on living and working together for the common good.
More information is available at https://sg.canon.
1 Based on SGIA Product of the Year Award 2019, Roll-to-Roll UV (under 80 inches).