The 9042 is designed specifically to meet the needs of the dairy industry with all of the benefits of the 9040.


  • New design of 0.8-litre cartridge – sealed and foolproof.
  • Fast & safe changeovers of consumables in less than 30 seconds with no spillage or need to stop printing.
  • Reinforced umbilicals provide a longer life span and better printhead integration.
  • Up to 8 lines of print for “best before” dates, logos, alphanumeric text, 1D and 2D barcodes.
  • Automatic ink pressure adjustment (Jet Speed Control) guarantees print quality.
  • Choice of single or twin heads and umbilicals of 3, 5 or 8 meters, allows for integration onto most production lines.
  • Standard Ethernet connectivity.

Print Features

  • Single or dual printhead systems.
  • G head (printing resolution: 71 dpi).
  • Up to 4 lines of text per printhead.
  • Print speed: up to 5.5 m/s.
  • Font sizes from 5 dots to two 24-dot lines.
  • Character height from 1.8 mm to 8.7 mm.
  • One and two-dimensional barcodes (Datamatrix).
  • Wide selection of characters (Latin, arabic, Cyrillic, Greek, Japanese, Chinese, Hebrew, korean, etc.).
  • Message library (up to 2000 messages).


  • IP65 (requires plant air).
  • Printhead pressurisation kit.
  • Reinforced 5 or 8-meter umbilicals for applications requiring printhead motion.
  • 90° bent umbilical.
  • Printhead with umbilical lateral output.