Rock 'n' Roll

A snapshot of the newest roll-to-roll printers on the market.

Roll-to-roll printers are a mainstay of most print shops because they can image graphics onto almost any media that comes in a roll – vinyl, banner materials, fabrics, canvas, and more – which offers PSPs versatility when working to meet their clients’ demands. Here are a few of the latest roll-to-roll printers introduced to the marketplace.

CET Color5000UV RTR
CET Color

Width: 197 in. 
Features: Kyocera dual-channel printheads using LED-cured UV ink in CMYKcm+white, print speeds up to 2000 sq ft/hr onto media up to 2 mm thick, and compatible with Caldera or Onyx RIP software
Applications: Banners, mesh, backlit signage, vinyl, and more

ParadigmPixis ES Eco-Solvent
Paradigm Imaging Group

Width: 71 and 126 in. 
Features: Dual Epson DX5 4-color printheads with variable droplet sizes ranging from 3.5 to 21 pL, max. resolution of 1440 dpi, a 1.5-L bulk ink supply system, an automatic cleaning and capping system, and an integrated fan and IR media dryer
Max. Print Speed: 430 sq ft/hr

AgfaJeti Ceres RTR3200 LED
Agfa

Width: 126 in.
Features: Offers 6 colors + optional primer and white and dual-sided printing with integrated camera system
Max. Print Speed: 2002 sq ft/hr

HPHP Latex 115
HP

Width: 54 in. 
Features: Integration with HP Signage Suite and WallArt applications, automatic maintenance, an X-axis cutter, max. resolution of 1200 dpi, 6 ink colors, and max. production speeds reaching 517 sq ft/hr
Applications: Indoor and outdoor applications including decals, clothing, window graphics, and more

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