Irving, Texas, February 5, 2019 – OKI Data Americas, a world-class printing technology leader, will make its fourth consecutive appearance in Booth #343 at the American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) Annual Convention & Traffic Expo in Tampa, FL on February 10 – 12, 2019.  OKI will preview the ColorPainter™ M-64s Traffic Printer with 3M™ SX Ink which has been developed and tested in collaboration with 3M Company. 

“ATSSA is the perfect forum to showcase the new M-64s Traffic Printer for 3M reflective media and affords OKI the opportunity to introduce the impending signage solution for the traffic and roadway safety industry,” said Lou Stricklin, Director of Corporate Marketing for OKI.  “The ColorPainter M-64s Traffic Printer with 3M SX Ink is the latest innovation in OKI’s world-class line of industrial, wide format printers.”

OKI’s line of ColorPainter Traffic Printers also includes a print solution for Nikkalite™ reflective sheeting that carries a 10-year warranty.  This innovative printing solution will be demonstrated in Nippon Carbide’s Booth #1311.

Each ColorPainter Traffic Printer configuration includes a three-year printer warranty, delivers ASTM approved and MUTCD compliant traffic colors and provides rich, full-color graphics with excellent transparency and superior outdoor durability.

The ColorPainter M-64s Traffic Printer with 3M SX Ink is designed to increase output productivity, flexibility and quality of traffic signage and will be available through select authorized distributors across the United States.  Key highlights include:

  • Produces seven approved traffic sign colors (Red, Blue, Yellow, Green, Purple, Brown, Black)
  • Complies with ASTM and MUTCD regulations
  • Prints at 211ft per hour
  • Delivers instant lamination
  • Supports regulated and non-regulated signs on 3M reflective DG3, HIP and EGP sheeting
  • Includes 3M™ MCS Warranty™ providing up to a 12-year warranty
  • Bundled with sign-making software and RIP – SAi™ FlexiPRINT & CUT Authorized 3M™ Traffic Edition for OKI

 “We are excited about this new collaboration with OKI Data Corporation.  The OKI ColorPainter M-64s is bringing a robust printing solution to the traffic market,” states Valerie Kuehn, Global Marketing Manager at 3M.

OKI collaborated with 3M to develop an efficient, productive and warranted digital printing solution for traffic signage on 3M reflective sheeting.  ATSSA attendees will be the first to preview the ColorPainter M-64s Traffic Printer with 3M SX Ink in action at Booth #343.  OKI will also conduct workflow demonstrations featuring traffic sign design and RIP software, printing process and instant lamination.