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betaJET verso

Simple. Runs. Brillant.

Typical applications are, for example, thelabeling of primary and secondarypackaging, folding boxes, addressingfor mailings, promotionalcodes and flyers but also for thepharmaceutical industry forprinting barcodes, data matrixcodes, PPN codes to protectdrugs against counterfeiting.

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  • Details
  • Technical data
  • Samples

Good reasons to inspire you

  • Depending on the particular application, the proper inks impress with high contrast and adhesion – even with challenging materials. The change of the ink cartridges is made in seconds!
  • Whether small or large print images, flexibility is the solution. Depending on the application up to four individual print heads can be used with betaJET.
  • Our thermal ink jet printers were developed in collaboration with our customers and provide maximum dependability for your smooth production process.
  • Save valuable work time with our Windows-based print applications. Use the editor to create even complex labels easily. The colour TFT touch display allows easy operation and yields great results.
  • It is very easy to integrate our systems into your production lines and networks. A compact design and a wide range of interfaces make the thermal ink jet system compatible for easy integration.
  • The combination of the latest software and hardware ensures optimal implementation of your requirements. The printer has a thoughtful software design, highest print quality and the latest in ink-saving technology.


  • Print resolution: up to 600 x 600 dpi
  • Speed: up to 120 m/min.
  • Optimized print quality even with high speeds
  • Up to 4 print heads (pens) i.e. print heigh up to 2" (50,8 mm)


  • graphical interface
  • intuitive KBA-Metronic interface
  • large 8.4" TFT touch screen display, resolution 800 x 600 pixels
  • easy configuration wizard
  •  individual configuration of print heads (simultaneous print with different inks on different substrates, e.g. to label and carton)
  • print preview
  • integrated label editor
    - large number of post-/barcodes
    - QR Code
    - data matrix code
    - data field objects
    - time objects
    - counter objects
    - bitmaps

Mechanical properties

  • compact and robust stainless steel housing
  • compact print head design
  • quick change with print head mounting

Electrical properties

  • Interfaces e.g. USB, Ethernet, RS232, Digital I/O port
  • connections for pen 1 to pen 4
  • signal pillar
  • potential free alarm relais

Subject to technical and design changes. E&OE

Control unit   

  • Dimensions: 265 x 295 x 96 mm ( H x W x T)
  • Housing: stainless steel, protection class IP 54
  • Weight:ca. 5,8 kg
  • Display 8,4" Touch-Panel (resistiv), resolution 800 x 600 pixels

Technical data

  • Mains voltage (AC) 110 bis 240 V (+/- 10%) 50/60 Hz 
  • Power consumption 0,3 - 0,6 A
  • Production Environment +5°C to +40°C 
  • Humidity max. 90%, non-condensing

Print head

  • Dimensions 158 mm x 38,5 mm x 96 mm (H x W x T)

  • Material/weight aluminium anodized / ca. 670 g

  • Print head Position aligned to the bottom (vertikal) or sidewards (horizontal)

  • Distance to substrate max. 1,0 mm

Subject to technical and design changes.

Do you have questions or would you like a personal consultation?

For more information please do not hesitate to contact our Team.
KBA-Metronic GmbH has the right solution for your requirements.

Therefore please use our convenient "SERVICE" section.

Consultation & Sales
Phone: +49 931 9085-0
E-Mail: sales-coding(at)koenig-bauer.com

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At this area you will find current documents, which we have made available for you to download.

Datasheet betaJET verso , PDF 192,76 KB
Thermal-inkjet coding systems , PDF 1,31 MB
Thermal-inkjet coding systems overview , PDF 2,22 MB

Suitable products

alphaJET tempo

  • Up to 10 meter per second
  • Customized software
Simple. Runs. Faster.

alphaJET evo

  • Lowest consumption
  • Pinpoint sharp codes
Simple. Runs. Always.


  • Attractive price-performance ratio
  • Easy of use and high reliability
Simple. Runs. Offline.
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