Squid Ink SQ-10 Laser Printer

SQ-10CO2 Laser Coding System

Squid Ink’s SQ-10 laser coding system is designed for high speed food and beverage, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and other primary coding applications. Squid Ink CO2 lasers can permanently mark onto paper, cardboard, plastic, and more.

System Specifications


  • Print Technology – CO2 laser coding system, full sealed RF-excited metal tube
  • Laser Wavelength – 10.6μm
  • Laser Galvanometer – High-precision 2D high-speed scanning galvanometers
  • Cooling Method – Atmospheric air-cooled
  • Dust Way – Sealed
  • Power Consumption – 500W – 1000W (110VAC, 60Hz)
  • Marking Focal Length – 100mm – 190mm
  • Position Accuracy– 0.01mm
  • Minimum Line Width – 0.1mm
  • Marking Area – 50mm X 50mm – 175mm X 175mm
  • Assembly Line Speed Support – <120m/min
  • Marking Speed – 800 – 1000 characters/second
  • Character Size – Adjustable in marking range
  • Marking Line Number – Code Rotation – 0 to 360°
  • Software Features – Counter, lot counter shift code, time and date, expiration date, 2D and linear bar codes
  • Safety Features – Integrated key switch and interlock relay included for safety on the production floor; customer provided shielding necessary to prevent eye or skin exposure
  • Operating Languages – English and Chinese
  • Cabinet Construction – Heavy duty cast aluminum
  • Cabinet Dimensions – 29” (74cm) L x 6.25” (16cm) W x 7.25” (19cm) H
  • Electrical Requirements – 90 – 240VAC, 50/60Hz
  • Operating Environment – 40°F – 105°F (5°C – 40°C)
  • Humidity Range – 10 – 90% relative humidity, non-condensing
  • Packaged Weight – 56 lbs. (25kg)


  • Print Trigger – Optical, fiber optic, ultrasonic, laser, metal proximity, capacitive proximity
  • Encoder – For operation with variable speed conveyors
  • Mobile Stands – Heavy duty stand with ability to rotate laser controller in any direction and easily raise and lower marking machine by a single operator; includes casters for easy transportation within plant
  • 90 Degree Head Pivot Extension – Mirror assembly that allows marking head to point lens in line with unit axis
  • Hand Held 10” Touchscreen Controller – Allows complete control of the system when access is limited due to mounting requirements
  • Laser Fume Extraction Systems – SQ-LFX or SQ-LFX PVC for the proper extraction of laser application fumes
  • Installation and Training – On-site installation and training available

Squid Ink SQ-Laser

Application Versatility

  • Permanent coding of text, time and date, bar codes,
    serial numbering and more
  • Quick and easy installation for both stationary and moving products
  • Easily fits into production environments where space is limited
  • Laser head can be rotated 90° in less than 5 minutes

Squid Ink’s SQ-10 Laser