Enhanced Drive Electronics for Samba™ GMA 33 / 99

Manufacturer
Fujifilm Dimatix
 
Printhead
Samba™ GMA
 
HIB Overview
The HMB-FD-GMA from GIS is a new 4th generation datapath Head Management Board designed to drive the Samba GMA 99 and GMA 33 printheads. It enables the user to design images for printing, to configure the print system and control the shape of individual fire pulse signals.
 
Printhead Variants
Samba™ GMA 33 / GMA 99
 
Number of printheads
4
 
 

Advanced Features

The HMB-FD-GMA connects to the host PC through Gigabit Ethernet, using standard network switches. The design may be air-cooled for scanning applications and low to medium frequency / duty-cycle operation, and may be water-cooled for the highest performance applications.

Print Modes

Binary
Greyscale
Number of Grey levels16
Drop size mapping

Monitoring

Printhead Heater
Thermal Protection
 

Performance

  • Binary and greyscale waveforms
  • High precision waveforms
  • Printhead temperature monitoring
  • Printhead EEPROM readback
  • Can drive the printheads at their maximum frequency

Control

Board Temperature
Printhead Temperature
 

Dimensions

Height300mm
Width96mm
Depth38mm
Weight400g

Connectivity

Power Supply
Connectors4
Cable Length from PMBup to 100m
Cable length from HIB to Head300mm or 550mm