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Step 1

Charging unit generates uniform charge on the electrophotographic Photo Imaging Plate.

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Step 2

Exposure of the plate by a scanned array of laser diodes remove charges from the image area.

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Step 3

One of the colored Binary Ink Developer (BID) units engages with the plate, developing an image on it.

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Step 4

Ink transfers from the plate to a heated blanket using electric field.

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Step 5

The heated blanket melts the resin particles within the ElectroInk, merging them into a smooth tacky film.

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Step 6

Image (in film form) transfers from the blanket to media.

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The Multi Shot process

For each color separation this process is repeated—this is the Multi Shot process.

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The one-shot process

HP Indigo one-shot process (for web presses and heat sensitive materials)—all color separations accumulate on the blanket.

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Tooltip image 01
Step 1

Charging unit generates uniform charge on the electrophotographic Photo Imaging Plate.

Tooltip image 02
Step 2

Exposure of the plate by a scanned array of laser diodes remove charges from the image area.

Tooltip image 03
Step 3

One of the colored Binary Ink Developer (BID) units engages with the plate, developing an image on it.

Tooltip image 04
Step 4

Ink transfers from the plate to a heated blanket using electric field.

Tooltip image 05
Step 5

The heated blanket melts the resin particles within the ElectroInk, merging them into a smooth tacky film.

Tooltip image 06
Step 6

Image (in film form) transfers from the blanket to media.

Tooltip image 07
The Multi Shot process

For each color separation this process is repeated—this is the Multi Shot process.

Tooltip image 08
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HP Indigo one-shot process (for web presses and heat sensitive materials)—all color separations accumulate on the blanket.

 
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