Digital secondary packaging printing using inkjet and mineral-oil free (MOF) inks

Reach higher levels of performance with the new Xaar 502 GS15O printhead. Whether printing high quality text, data and bar codes to secondary packaging or printing directly onto shaped products or primary packaging, this versatile printhead provides industrial reliability for high production up-time.

Whilst proactively providing a solution ahead of potential legislation, Xaar approved MOF ink has also been developed to meet the requirements of coding and marking companies.

The Xaar 502 GS15O has the ability to print greyscale, offering Coding & Marking printers and manufacturers key technology advantages, unparalleled quality and resolution of print.

The Xaar 502 GS15O has been designed by Xaar to ensure its customers remain at the leading edge of print performance.

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Industrial reliability
The Xaar 502 printheads are designed to deliver industrial reliability and robustness resulting in increased production up-time, particularly in harsh environments.

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Exceptional print quality
The Xaar 502 family of printheads and the revolutionary PrecisionPlus architecture deliver smooth graduations and excellent edge definition for printing text, bar codes and graphics. 

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Flexible and easy integration
The Xaar 502 printheads offer a flexible range of ink supply options and easy printhead integration for maximum versatility, fast manufacturing and minimum servicing time.

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​Xaar 502 GS15 O
​Xaar 502 GS15 OR
​Coding and marking
Coding and marking​

Xaar 502 GS15O

Xaar 502 GS15O R

Active nozzles ​



Print swathe width

70.5 mm​​

70.5 mm

Number of rows



Nozzle pitch 

141.1 µm

141.1 µm

Drop velocity*

7 m/s

7 m/s

Nozzle density (nozzles per inch)

180 npi

180 npi

Printhead weight (dry)

208 g

205 g

Ink types



Drop volume (at 4 levels)*

15-75 pL

15-75 pL

TF Technology® modes

None, Pulsed**

Full TF

​Number of grey levels*



Dimensions (W x D x H)

104 x 17 x 113 mm†

104 x 17 x 100mm

* Dependant on ink used and system integration

**Adjust ink flow and ink pressure to compensate for the last chance filter

† Includes filter module (no filter module supplied with Xaar 501 GS8R variant)​​​​​​​

Last Chance FilterNo TFPulsedFull TF
Xaar 502 GS15 O
Xaar 502 GS15 OR

* Adjust ink flow and ink pressure to compensate for the last chance filter

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