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KM1024a - Ethernet

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Head Manager Board / Analogue Head Board HMB-DG/2 AHB-KM-1024a

The GIS Head Manager Board & Analogue Head Board combination with variants for Konica Minolta KM1024a printheads – KM1024aSHE & KM1024aLHG-RC

GIS Product
Printhead Manufacturer

Konica Minolta

Printhead Family

KM1024a - Ethernet


Enabling full binary and greyscale capabilities, the HMB-DG / HMB-DG-2 & AHB-KM-1024a integrate datapath buffering and printhead management, all accessed via Gigabit Ethernet.

Printhead Variants Supported


Number of Printheads Driven from One HMB


Supported Printhead Functions
Binary and Greyscale Printing
Thermal Management and Control
Continuous Printhead Status Monitoring
Auto Printhead Shutdown
HMB Integration
Length 200mm
Width 130mm
Depth 35mm
Weight 328g
PC to HMB Connection Length upto 100m
HMB to Printhead Connection Length 300mm
Connectivity Ethernet
Single Power Supply and Standard Connectors
Multiple Cooling Options
GIS Product
Drive Electronics Functions
Buffered and Streamed Print
Encoder and Product Detect Monitoring
Auto Electronics Shutdown
Remote Updates
Diagnostic LEDs
Continuous Electronics Status Monitoring
Reverse Power Polarity Detection and Protection
Over Voltage Protection
S/W Interface Options to HMB
GIS Atlas® Server for Scalable Print Systems
Advanced Features

The HMB-DG AHB-KM-1024a from GIS combines a Head Manager Board and connected Analogue Head Board to drive the compact, recirculating Konica Minolta KM1024aSHE and KM1024aLHG-RC printheads for scanning and single-pass applications, ideal for high-laydown industrial applications – supporting solvent, oil-based and UV curable inks.  Dimensions on this page are for the AHB-KM-1024a only – please refer to the datasheet for further details.

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