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PI Agate Laboratory Printer

Printing International Tablet Printer

We also offer laboratory-scale tablet printers which use the same pad printing technology and provides the same quality image as our full sized production machines. The changes parts for different images are inexpensive, which allows various images to be tested for marketing or production proof-of-concept tests in a very cost effective way. These units are equipped with a multiple cavity manually filled tablet holders and etch plates, which will allow for small clinical runs.


The PI Agate Model shown above is a single headed high resolution tablet printer that allows a single or multiple tablets to be printed. It is designed in accordance with GAMP 4 and 21 CFR Part 11 Requirements.


These lab-scale tablet printers can be equipped with one or multiple print pads. Options include 316 stainless steel product contact surfaces, touch-screen controls validation packages.


These smaller printers are also available in different configurations.

  • Prints on tablets, hard gel capsules, soft gel capsules and blisters
  • Manual product loading
  • Patented closed ink cup pad printing system
  • Adjustable table, X, Y and Z-positions
  • Siemens touch screen controls
  • Stainless steel enclosures
  • Able to print both bar code and 2D matrix on tablets
  • Economical way to print very high definition images onto tablets
  • Excellent for producing samples for product marketing studies

Up to 15,000-30,000 pieces/hour can be printed (depending on dosage form size, shape and other characteristics).

A optional Validation Documentation package is available.