PROSPER 1000

            Commercial Printing Press

Prosper 1000

It's an output workhorse producing up to 90 million top quality pages per month. With more speed Prosper 6000 enables more efficiency and a faster time to market, allowing you to serve the impatient with time sensitive marketing campaigns

World's Fastest

Prosper 1000 allows you to print with a print width of up to 24.5 inches (62.2 cm) at speeds up to 650 feet per minute (200 mpm). It is one of the most cost effective inkjet web press available today for 8, 12 and 16 page signatures, with a duty cycle of 90 million A4 or US letter pages a month.

Image Quality

The KODAK PROSPER 1000 Press with its automated Image Quality Management System is capable of print quality that rivals offset output up to 175 lpi on uncoated substrates ranging from 45 to 175 grams per square meter or 30 to 90 pound text weight.


The Prosper 1000 Press is a modular and scalable solution that can be upgraded to full color in the field to meet the needs of the higher education and professional segments .


Whether it's one book or 100,000, Kodak has the right solution for you. With offset class output and reliability, Kodak Prosper Press book solutions featuring Kodak's unified workflow provide seamless integration of offset and digital book production ... without compromise.
 Throughput 650 fpm (200mpm), up to 3600 A4 ppm, 8, 12, 16 page signatures
 Image quality Up to 175 lpi
 Substrates Types: Uncoated free sheet, uncoated groundwood
 Weight 45 - 175 gsm, 3 - 6 pt, 30 - 120# book weight
Roll width

8 - 25.5” (20.3 x 64.8 cm)

Imaging system 
Print Technology KODAK Stream Inkjet Technology
Ink type Kodak's aqueous pigmented black ink
Jetting Modules 4.16”, 12 Jetting Modules within a standard perfecting press
Imaging width Up to 24.5” (62.2 cm)
Variable cutoff Up to 54” (137.2 cm)
Duty cycle 90 million A4 or letter images/month*
File formats PDF, PPML/VDX, PPML/ GA, PostScript, VPS
Digital front end KODAK 700 Print Manager
Hardware 1 control server with 2 process servers, minimum dual Intel Xeon CPU’s (QuadCore), 6 GB RAM
Software Microsoft Windows 2003 server operating system
Networking Ethernet, TCP/IP, 1Gbps, twisted pair
Speed RIP on the fly at rated press speeds
JDF/JMF Job ticket control, enterprise connectivity and workflow automation
Optional Workflow KODAK Unified Workflow Solutions product suite
Dimensions 45 x 25 x 9 feet (13.7 x 7.6 x 2.7 m)** (L x W x H) 

Operating environment

60° to 85°F (16° to 30°C) @ 10 to 90% RH non-condensing85° to 104°F (30° to 40°C) @ 10 to 60% RH non-condensing

Altitude above sea level 6,000 feet (1,830 meters)
Power Electrical voltage: 400 - 480 3Phase
Consumption during operation 19Kw (idle), 59.3KW (uncoated papers)


Jetting modules KODAK PROSPER Press Platform Jetting Modules
Inks KODAK PROSPER Press Black Ink
Other fluids KODAK PROSPER Press Storage Solution and Replenisher Fluid
Ink supply 208 liter drums or 20 liter cubitanors

Optional Solutions

Qualified book finishing solutions Available from KODAK Solution partners
 Auto-splicing and re-winder solutions Available from KODAK Solution partners

1  Dependent on individual processing parameters, e.g. inks and substrates used