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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 211ft2 per hour1
  • 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 warranty2
  • 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.

1 on 48” media
2 warranty coverage varies by reflective media used for printed signage

About OKI Data Americas

OKI Data Americas, headquartered in Irving, Texas, is a subsidiary of OKI Data Corporation and backed by Tokyo-based parent company OKI Electric Industry, a $4.0 billion multinational public corporation which has been a leader in telecom, infrastructure, and mechatronics systems since 1881. OKI began its innovation in the printing industry more than four decades ago, first marketing some of the earliest dot matrix printers before pioneering the LED print technology that continues to drive OKI’s product portfolio today.

With its catalog of Office Products, including single and multifunction digital color and monochrome LED printers, and serial impact dot matrix printers, OKI is a reliable presence in printing-intensive environments around the world. In the graphics and signage industries, OKI’s Industrial Printers – including the ColorPainter™ line of eco-solvent wide-format printers and proColor™ series of digital production printers – deliver world-class print output that is made to last.  For more information, visit and follow OKI on Twitter at @OkiData

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