KIP 860

KIP 860 is a wide-format printer with a space-saving design that provides convenient multi-function productivity. Using Kip 860's workflow, you can control your printing across various production environments, including cloud printing, scanning, copying, variable data printing, and stacking and folding. In addition to printing wide-format documents and business graphics in both color and black & white, the KIP 860 color print system provides exceptional print quality and performance.

Using the intuitive touchscreen navigation, you can copy, scan, and print with just one touch, allowing you to access all the features and functions of the KIP 860. The KIP 800 Color Series provides the best solution for wide format printing tasks in terms of quality and performance.


The KIP 860 Specs

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Engine Speed

6 D per minute / 360 prints per hour

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600 dpi x 2400 dpi

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3,000 sq ft / 280 sq m ( 2 rolls + cut sheet )
6,000 sq ft / 560 sq m ( 4 rolls + cut sheet )
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Time to print

Instant from standby, less than 6 minutes from power on

4 Roll Color and Black & White Printer
Color and black & white printer with intelligent KIP System K touchscreen
2/4 Roll Color and Black & White Print/Copy/STF
Color and black & white printer with intelligent KIP System K touchscreen for Print/Copy and STF functions
System Scanners
KIP 860: KIP 720 embedded / KIP 880: KIP 720 CIS Scanner / KIP 890: KIP 2300 CCD Scanner
Scanner Stand
KIP 720 / KIP 2300 Scanner Stand (for the KIP 880-890 or optional for stand-alone scan applications)
Stacking Systems (standard)
Front Stacking Print Tray
Finishing Systems (optional)
KIP 800 Stacker, KIPFold 2800
Description Departmental production color and black & white wide format print/copy/scan
LED Array Electro photography with organic photoconductor (OPC drum) Contact Development using non magnetic mono-component toner
Printer or multi-function system (print/copy/scan)
Up to 3,600 sq. ft (334 m2) in single pass black or 2,880 sq. ft. (268 m2) per hour in color regardless of image type or print resolution
Print Production
10 D size prints per minute in black & white, 8 D size prints per minute in color
Warm Up Time
Instant from standby, less than 6 minutes from power on
Four color (CMYK), dry toner, print images are UV resistant and waterproof
Input Power
North America: 208-240VAC +6%/-10% 50/60Hz, 16 A
EU/UK: 220-240 V, 50/60 Hz, 16 A
Power Consumption
Ready: 0.6 kWh. Printing: 1.9 kWh, Warm Up: 3.4 kWh, Sleep Mode: 3 Wh
Acoustic Noise
< 65 db Printing
< 0.05 ppm (average of 8 hours)
KIP 860 60” x 43” x 46” / 1500 x 1080 x 1155 mm (W x D x H)
KIP 870 60” x 43” x 48” / 1500 x 1080 x 1220 mm (W x D x H)
KIP 880-890 78” x 43” x 48” / 1970 x 1080 x 1220 mm (W x D x H)
KIP 860 1,125 lbs / 510 kg KIP 870 1,170 lbs / 530 kg
KIP 880 1,225 lbs / 556 kg
Weight of the KIP 880-890 is dependent on the scanner model – KIP 720 noted

Print Resolution
600 dpi x 2400 dpi
Paper Capacity
3,000 sq ft / 280 sq m ( 2 rolls + cut sheet )
6,000 sq ft / 560 sq m ( 4 rolls + cut sheet )
Output Sizes Width (roll media)
11” – 36” / 297 mm – 914 mm (3” Core)
Output Sizes Length (roll media)
8.5” / 210 mm minimum, 210’ / 64 m maximum (actual length may be dependent on media type and file type limitations)
Paper Weight (roll media)
Bond: 18 – 40 lb / 67 – 150 gsm, Film: 3 – 4 mil Double Matte Polyester, Tracing: 18 – 20 lb / 67 – 75 gsm
Banner and Gloss: see KIP 800 Media Guide
Sheet Bypass
Up to 40 lbs. / 150 gsm bond | Maximum sheet size 36”/ 914 mm x manageable length | Minimum sheet size 11” x 17” / A3
Media Types
Bond Paper: Economical Bond, Standard Bond. Specialty Bond paper: Presentation Bond, Heavy Weight Bond. Polyester Film: 3 mil Clear, 3 mil
Double Matte, 4 mil White Opaque. Banner Media: Fusion Soft Polyester. Please see the KIP 800 Series Media Guide for details.

600 dpi (optical)
Single Sheet, image viewable/face up
8.5” – 36” / 210 mm – 914 mm (international standard page sizes to include ANSI, ARCH, ISO A & B, CHN, JPN)
8.5” – 19.7’ / 210 mm – 6 m
Please see the KIP 2300 Scanner documentation for details on this optional scanner for the KIP 890 Color System

Controller Type
System K Embedded, Microsoft® IoT Enterprise
4 GB (min)
Solid State Drive
Minimum 256 GB (Upgradable)
Compatible File Formats
Raster Color: TIFF, JPG, JPG2000, PNG, BMP, GIF, TGA, RLE/RLC
Vector Color/B&W: HPGL, HPGL/2, HP-RTL, Postscript (PS/EPS), Adobe PDF, Autodesk DWF, Multipage PDF & DWF
Raster B&W: TIFF Group 3 & 4, CALS Group 4, Grayscale TIFF
Vector B&W: Calcomp 906/907

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