PROSPER 6000 Presses

Unrivaled quality. Peerless productivity. Compelling economics.

KODAK PROSPER Presses give you confidence to proactively respond to the challenges of today’s market and seize new opportunities. Kodak’s proprietary Stream Inkjet Technology blends the productivity of offset with the versatility of digital. Three PROSPER 6000 Press models—the 6000C, 6000P and 6000S—feature an array of intelligent built-in components that optimize output quality while they print, setting new industry standards for quality and productivity across a range of applications – all at a very low cost per page.

KODAK PROSPER 6000C & 6000P Press Technical Specifications

Throughput

Up to 1,000 fpm (300 mpm), up to 4,364 A4 ppm, 8-, 12-, 16-page signatures 1

Image quality

Approaching 200 lpi at 650 fpm (200 mpm); 133 lpi at 1,000 fpm (300 mpm)

Substrates

Types: Uncoated free sheet groundwood and matte, glossy and silk coated papers

6000C: 42 - 270 gsm, 3 - 12 pt, 28# newsprint – 100# cover

6000P: 42 - 125 gsm, 3 - 6.2 pt, 28# newsprint - 80# book weight Roll width: 8 - 25.5 inches (20.3 – 64.8 cm)

Imaging system

Technology: KODAK Stream Inkjet Technology

Ink type: Kodak's aqueous pigmented process color inks

Jetting Modules: 4.16", 48 Jetting Modules within a standard perfecting press

Imaging width: Up to 24.45 (62.1 cm)

Variable cutoff: Up to 54" (137.2 cm)

Duty cycle: 90M A4 or letter pages/month2

File formats

PDF, PDF-VT, PPML/GA, PPML/VDX, VPS, PostScript, AFP

Digital front end

KODAK 700 Print Manager (Version 4.0 or higher is required) contains:

  • KODAK 700 Digital Front End contained in two cabinets with 1 Control Server and 8 Print Process Servers
  • Each server contains (at a minimum): Dual Quad Core Intel Xeon 2.33 GHz Processors, 6GB RAM, RAID
  • with 1TB system storage, and 2TB for image processing, Microsoft Windows 2003 server OS
  • Hardware-accelerated image processing technology
  • Scalable architecture, for expansion and customer-specific solutions
  • Connectivity: Ethernet TCP/IP 1Gbps twisted pair, IPDS (TCP/IP), or JDF/JMF
  • One cabinet containing the Kodak Prosper 720 Press Controller
  • Speed: Simultaneous RIP and print capability at up to 1,000 fpm (300 mpm) 3
  • JDF/JMF: Job ticket control, enterprise connectivity and workflow automation
  • Workflow: Open architecture allows integration into a wide variety of workflows, including Kodak Unified
    Workflow Solutions. CIP4 JDF compliant, Remote Client, Remote Job Ticketing, Hot folder file submission
  • IPDS connectivity

Dimensions (L x W x H)

6000C:
Standard configuration: 92 x 26 x 7 feet (28 x 7.9 x 2.1 m)4
L-shaped: 52 x 64 x 7 feet (15.8 x 19.5 x 2.1 m)4
U-shaped: 50 x 43 x 7 feet (15.2 x 13.1 x 2.1 m)4

6000P:
Standard configuration: 78 x 26 x 7 feet (23.8 x 7.9 x 2.1 m)4
L-shaped configuration: 50 x 56 x 7 (15.2 x 17.1 x 2.1 m)4
U-shaped configuration: 42 x 43 x 7 (12.8 x 13.1 x 2.1 m)4

Operating environment

60° to 85°F (16° to 30°C) @ 10 to 90% RH non-condensing; 85° to 104°F (30° to 40°C) @ 10 to 60% RH noncondensing; Altitude above sea level: 6,000 feet (1,830 meters) max.

Power

Electrical voltage: 3-Phase 50-60Hz and 208-230 50-60h

6000C: Consumption during operation at 650 fpm (200 mpm): 34.2 Kw (idle), 377.8 Kw (uncoated papers), 401.9 Kw (glossy and matte coated papers)6

Consumption during operation at 1,000 fpm (300 mpm): 34.2 Kw (idle), 402.8 Kw (uncoated papers), 442.6 Kw (matte coated papers)6

6000P: Consumption during operation at 325 fpm (100 mpm): 187.6 Kw (glossy coated papers)6

Consumption during operation at 650 fpm (200 mpm): 33.6 Kw (idle), 283.2 Kw (uncoated papers), 304.7 Kw (glossy and matte coated papers)6

Consumption during operation at 1,000 fpm (300 mpm): 33.6 Kw (idle), 295.9 Kw (uncoated papers), 341.0 Kw (matte coated papers)6

Consumables

Jetting modules: KODAK PROSPER Press Jetting Modules Inks: KODAK PROSPER Press Pigment Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black Inks Other fluids: KODAK PROSPER Press Storage Solution and Replenisher Fluid Ink supply: 208-liter drums (55 gal.)

Solutions

Job submission: KODAK INSITE Prepress Portal System Creation and organization: KODAK INSITE Creative Workflow System and KODAK INSITE Asset Library Production management: KODAK PRINERGY Workflow v5.1 or higher Proofing: KODAK MATCHPRINT Inkjet Proofing System and KODAK MATCHPRINT Virtual Technology Asset management: KODAK Data Management Solutions Color management: KODAK COLORFLOW Software Qualified book finishing solutions: Available from Kodak authorized providers Optional: Auto-splicing and re-winder solutions available from Kodak authorized providers

Optional accessories

KODAK Color Toolkit Plus station
KODAK Color Toolkit - All-inclusive bundle
KODAK PROSPER Press Jetting Module Recovery Station
Auto Splicer (provided by Kodak partner)
Kodak's Ink Estimator Software

1 Based on 24/7 operation at 70% uptime.

2 Includes unwinder, optional rewinder and ink depot.

3 Running power estimates at 25 – 30% CMYK ink coverage.

4 Actual speed and throughput may vary with a specific type of paper and quality expectation;

5 Actual RIP speeds may vary based on complexity of jobs and compliance level of composition engines.

KODAK PROSPER 6000S Press – Standalone and Hybrid

General specifications

Standard configuration

Heavy Substrate Option

Throughput

Up to 1,000 fpm (300 mpm), up to 2,182 A4 ppm,
8-, 12-, 16-page signatures 1

Up to 650 fpm (200 mpm), up to 1,455 A4 ppm,
8-, 12-, 16-page signatures 1

Imaging quality

Approaching 200 lpi at 650 fpm (200 mpm); 133 lpi at 1,000 fpm (300 mpm)

Substrates

Uncoated free sheet groundwood and matte, glossy and silk coated papers 42 - 270 gsm, 3 - 12 pt, 28# newsprint – 100# cover.

Roll width: 8 - 25.5 inches (20.3 – 64.8 cm)

Uncoated and coated paperboard (including but not limited to SBS, CUK, CRB) up to 405 gsm, 15 - 24 pt
Roll width: 8 - 25.5 inches (20.3 - 64.8 cm)

Recommend min. of 118gsm. Wrinkling may occur at lower weights

Imaging system

Technology: KODAK Stream Inkjet Technology
Ink type: Kodak’s aqueous pigmented process color inks
Jetting modules: 4.16”, 24 Jetting Modules within a simplex press
Imaging width: Up to 24.48” (62.17 cm)
Variable cutoff: Up to 54” (137.2 cm)
Duty cycle: 45M A4 or letter pages/month 2

File formats

PDF, PDF-VT, PPML/GA, PPML/VDX, VPS, POSTSCRIPT, AFP

Digital front end

KODAK 700 Print Manager (Version 4.0 or higher is required) contains:

  • KODAK 700 Digital Front End contained in two cabinets with 1 Control Server and 4 Print Process Servers
  • Each server contains (at a minimum): Dual QUAD CORE INTEL XEON 2.33 GHz Processors, 6GB RAM,
    RAID with 1TB system storage, and 2TB for image processing, MICROSOFT WINDOWS 2008 server OS
  • Hardware-accelerated image processing technology
  • Scaleable architecture, for expansion and customer-specific solutions
  • Connectivity: Ethernet TCP/IP 1Gbps twisted pair, IPDS (TCP/IP), or JDF/JMF
  • One cabinet containing the KODAK PROSPER 720 Press Controller
  • Speed: Simultaneous RIP and print capability at up to 1,000 fpm (300 mpm) 3
  • JDF/JMF: Job ticket control, enterprise connectivity and workflow automation
  • Workflow: Open architecture allows integration into a wide variety of workflows, including KODAK Unified
    Workflow Solutions. CIP4 JDF compliant, Remote Client, Remote Job Ticketing, Hot folder file submission
  • IPDS connectivity

Dimensions (L x W x H)

Standard configuration: 56 x 21 x 8 feet (17 x 6 x 2 m)4
Physical dimensions of press: 33 x 21 x 8 feet (10 x 6 x 2 m)5

Operating environment

60° to 85°F (16° to 30°C) @ 10 to 90% RH non-condensing; 85° to 104°F (30° to 40°C) @ 10 to 60% RH noncondensing; Altitude above sea level: 6,000 feet (1,830 meters) max.

Power

Electrical voltage: 3-Phase 50-60Hz and 208-230 50-60h

Consumption during operation at 650 fpm (200 mpm): 17.1 Kw (idle), 188.9 Kw (uncoated papers), 201 Kw (glossy and matte coated papers) 6
Consumption during operation at 1,000 fpm (300 mpm): 17.1 Kw (idle), 201.4 Kw (uncoated papers), 221.3 Kw (matte coated papers)6

Electrical voltage: 3-Phase 50-60Hz and 208-230 50-60h

Consumption during operation at 650 fpm (200 mpm): 17.1 Kw (idle), 201.4 Kw (uncoated papers), 221.3 Kw (glossy and matte coated papers)6

Consumables

Jetting modules: KODAK PROSPER Press Jetting Modules
Inks: KODAK PROSPER Press Pigment Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black Inks; Indirect food contact Inks
Other fluids: KODAK PROSPER Press Storage Solution and Replenisher Fluid
Ink supply: 208-liter drums (55 gal.)

Solutions

Job submission: KODAK INSITE Prepress Portal System
Creation and organization: KODAK INSITE Creative Workflow System and KODAK INSITE Asset Library
Production management: KODAK PRINERGY Workflow v5.1 or higher
Proofing: KODAK MATCHPRINT Inkjet Proofing System and KODAK MATCHPRINT Virtual Technology
Asset management: KODAK Data Management Solutions
Color management: KODAK COLORFLOW Software
Qualified finishing solutions: Available from Kodak authorized providers

Optional accessories

KODAK PROSPER IOS Offline Coating Solution; KODAK Color Toolkit Plus Station and training;7
Kodak’s Ink Estimator Software

1 Actual speed and throughput may vary with a specific type of paper and quality expectation; glossy coated papers run up to 650 fpm (200 mpm) only.

2 Based on 24/7 operation at 70% uptime.

3 Actual RIP speeds may vary based on complexity of jobs and compliance level of composition engines.

4 Includes unwinder, optional rewinder and ink depot.

5 Excludes unwinder, festoon and rewinder.

6 Running power estimates at 25 – 30% CMYK ink coverage.

7 A KODAK Color Toolkit Plus Station is mandatory for installations where there is not already a Color Toolkit.