Sojet Elfin 1DC

High-resolution TIJ printer for direct product coding

Elfin-1DC is unique with its curved deflection plate paired with a spring mechanism to easily guide across most uneven surfaces at close range and print directly onto your product. Weather a “clamshell” or a glass bottle, the curvature allows the printhead to stretch around the uneven surface.


Independent Printhead Design

Printhead separated from the controller, stretchable printheads can stretch from 0-12mm

Touchscreen Editing

5” touchscreen color display easily identifiable editing icons

Flexible Print Height Capabilities

One half inch ½” – One inch 1” print height

Multiple Inks Available

Cartridge based ink usage for porous and non-porous materials


Print TechnologyHP Thermal Inkjet 2.5 Technology
Controller Dimensions6.4 in x 3.6 in x 1.3 in H x W x D (162 mm x 92 mm x 31 mm)
Printhead Dimensions5.7 in x 3.7 in x 2.4 in H x W x D (144 x 95 x 60mm)
Print HeightMinimum 3/64 in (1mm) Maximum ½ in (12.7mm)
Number of Print Lines1, 2, 3, 4 or more lines of high resolution codes
Print ResolutionVertical 300 dpi Horizontal 300 dpi; superb image and text quality
Maximum Print Speed198 ft/min (60 m/min) @ 300 dpi (default)
Printhead Cable4ft length (1.2 m); other lengths available 
Time & DateReal-time internal clock
Product SensorBuilt-in optical photoeye
Port InterfaceEthernet, USB 2.0, and RS232
Display5 in (127 mm) full color touchscreen display
Ink ManagementBuilt-in measuring system for ink consumption
Low Ink IndicatorAlert on touchscreen display; alarm light beacon is optional
MountingBracket set for side printing or down printing; spring mechanism is optional
Electrical Requirements100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 45W (specified AC adapter)
Working EnvironmentWE -10° — +45°C; 10%-85% RH
Storage EnvironmentSE -25° — +55°C; 10%-90% RH
Agency CertificationsCE, FCC



Printing ElementsAlphanumeric Text, Time & Date, Logos, Item Numbering, Shift Codes, Barcodes, and more
Printing FeaturesReverse, Invert, Rotate, Repeat
Message LengthUp to 9.8 ft (3m)
Message StorageStore up to 500 messages
Ink UsageAutomatically calculated for each message and displayed on touchscreen
LanguagesEnglish, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Chinese, Japanese, and Russian



Ink TypesWater based and solvent based options
ColorsBlack, Red, Blue, Yellow, White; other colors available upon request
Volume42ml ink cartridges or 370ml bulk ink solutions
Printable MaterialsPorous, semi-porous, and non-porous surfaces


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