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MGI’s revolutionary JETvarnish has changed the way the graphics industry views spot UV coating. Gone are the days of messy, expensive plates and screens – the JETvarnish provides a 100% digital solution that simplifies the spot UV process, allows for personalization and costs drastically less than traditional silk screen or offset methods.

Ideal for operations with offset and/or digital presses, the JETvarnish is the perfect offline solution for spot UV coating on runs from one to thousands, providing printers with true value-added services. Clients receive visually stunning pieces that allow them to differentiate themselves and with customization not available through any other spot UV coating method.

MGI’s JETvarnish remains the only commercially available and patented digital inkjet spot UV coater with a worldwide install base. Clients include book/yearbook printers & publishers, finishing houses, large commercial shops and package printers.



Printing Technology:

Paper Path:

Drop-on-demand technology Piezo heads mounted on a solid plate covering the entire width Single pass printing. Optional second printing line (independent ink circuit + print heads + reservoir) to allow a second color (ink/color or a second varnish formula)

100% flat path
Vacuum feed system
Air feed system
Automatic double sheet detection

Production Speed:

In-line UV Dryer:

Up to 0.5m/sec. or up to 3,500, 20” sph
First page out in 16sec. (no preheating or system    latency)

“On-the-fly” drying via integrated UV lamps Ozone free system. Coated sheets can be immediately finished or handled, no additional drying time required


Front End System:

Minimum* line width: 0.5mm (1/144”)
Maximum line width: 515mm/20”

Dedicated PC (CPU + screen + keyboard/mouse)
Internet connection 10/100/1000 BT (RJ 45)


Variable Data:

± 200 microns

100% compatible through PS & PDF flow
(with an optional RIP)

Sheet Sizes:

Dry Air:

Minimum width: 210mm/8.27”
Maximum width: 515mm/20”

A dry air compressor of 6 bar @ 15 l/mn (0.41PSI @ 4 gal/mn) is provided. It can be replaced by on-site air system

Varnish and Special UV Inks:

Maintenance and Remote Technical Support:

Also varnish available in security formula (only seen under black light)

Daily maintenance completed in less than 10 minutes
Most procedures automated From cold start to production in less than 15 minutes
Remote troubleshooting & support via included video/web camera (high speed internet connection required)


Operator Panel:

Varnish is supplied in a recyclable 6 liter/1.59 gallon bag.
The bag is replaceable “on-the-fly” during production
Capacity of ink circuit during operation ±1.2 liter/0.32 gallon

Integrated user-friendly touch-screen LCD



Print on matte or glossy laminated surfaces
Paper, Plastic, PVC and other coated materials

6.47x1.36x1.82 meter /21.23’x4.46’x5.97’ (L x W x H)
1 meter/3.3’ clearance required on all 4 sides

Substrate Dimensions:


Minimum : 210x300mm/6x8”
Maximum : 520x740mm (B2+)/20x29”

1800 Kg/3,968lbs

Substrate Thickness:

Electrical Requirements:

Remote height-adjustment print heads From 135gsm to 600gsm/50 to 220lbs
Above 600gsm, please contact MGI

 400V, 20 kVA (3P+N+T/32A P17)

High Capacity Automatic Feeder:

Respecting the Environment:

High capacity loader that can handle a pile of sheets up to 60cm
23.6” high (approximately 4,000 sheets at 135gsm)

Eliminates resource waste (wasted electricity, paper and varnish)
No plates (offset) or screens (screen printing)
No messy cleanup or preparation between jobs
Drastic reduction in amount of consumables and use of bulk packaging. Ozone free. Varnish/ink without solvent

High Pile Output Stacker:

Operating Environment:

Accommodates stacks up to 60cm/23.6” high (approximately 4,000 sheets at 135gsm)

Temperature: 18 to 30°C/64 to 86°F
Relative humidity: between 20 and 70% (no condensation)

the default sheet format is 52x74cm/20”x29”, unless otherwise stated *depending on substrate

Specifications Subject to Change without Notice