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SP-11 fully automatic passport personalisation machine

  • Single laser personalisation machine for passports in ID-3 format
  • High quality laser personalisation with grayscale photo and resolution up to 1200 DPI
  • Optional for documents with color photo: Lasink™ Origin and Lasink™ Helios
  • Graphical user interface with detailed presentation of all activities and documents within production process
SP-11 single laser personalisation machine for ID-3 passport booklets

Input stack holders

  • Automatic input stack holders for 120 passports
  • Machine switches off input stack holder automatically when all booklets from batch are taken
  • Automatic detection of passport orientation
  • Automatic opener for booklet cover and data page

Chip personalization

  • 6 contactless chip programming units
  • Chip verification to check the integrity of the data and the conformity of the visible and electronic layers of the document

Visual inspection (before laser engraving)

  • Visual inspection and measurement of blank document
  • Vision system developed in-house for maximum flexibility
  • Document serial number readout
  • Individual or global positioning of each engraved element
  • Inspection with visible and optional with UV light

Laser engraving

  • Stable and robust laser source
  • Superb contrast and grayscale depth
  • Resolution up to 1200 DPI
  • CLI / MLI / SLI® capability with multiple angles per document
  • Tilt angle of each layout element up to ± 30 degrees, user-defined
  • Microtext, tactile engraving and other security features
  • Optional color photo capability: Lasink™ Origin and Lasink™ Helios

Visual verification (after laser engraving)

  • Visual verification: OCR, OCV, barcode, 2D code reader (QR, datamatrix etc.)
  • Vision system developed in-house for maximum flexibility
  • Verification with red light (and optional with IR light)


  • Performance in continuous operation: 150 passports/hour